Internet Service in Virginia

Luckily, 97.2% of Virginia residents can get 10 Mbps high speed Internet with either wireline or wireless service. Yet despite this fast service availability, 29.9% of Virginia residents are currently without Internet service.

However, this is not because there are no options. There are many ISPs waiting for you. 83.9% of Virginians have DSL access available for service. 79.5% has cable Internet options. 99.2% has wireless Internet available. Fiber Internet is available to 47.8% of the population. In order to ensure exceptional service, 47.1% of the Old Dominion State has the choice of 3 or more Internet service providers, giving you quality options.

4.30%

Population with faster than 1 Gbps available.

18.90%

Population with only 100 Mbps speeds or less available.

15.60%

Population with only 25 Mbps speeds or less available.

39 Mbps

Average internet download speed across the state

5.60%

Population with no wired internet access available.

94.40%

Population with wired internet access available.

16.00%

Population underserved with minimum service options available

18

Average broadband score for Virginia

Broadband in Virginia

Largest Cities in VirginiaProvidersSpeeds (down/up)Speeds (down/up)Broadband Score
Alexandria, VA192 Gbps / 940 Mbps73 Mbps / 52 Mbps38
Annandale, VA14940 Mbps / 940 Mbps92 Mbps / 74 Mbps30
Arlington, VA232 Gbps / 940 Mbps70 Mbps / 47 Mbps46
Ashburn, VA202 Gbps / 940 Mbps71 Mbps / 53 Mbps33
Blacksburg, VA182 Gbps / 100 Mbps19 Mbps / 7 Mbps34
Bristol, VA112 Gbps / 100 Mbps122 Mbps / 8 Mbps58
Burke, VA16940 Mbps / 940 Mbps81 Mbps / 66 Mbps31
Centreville, VA18940 Mbps / 940 Mbps73 Mbps / 58 Mbps28
Chantilly, VA19940 Mbps / 940 Mbps69 Mbps / 55 Mbps27
Charlottesville, VA182 Gbps / 100 Mbps17 Mbps / 5 Mbps34
Chesapeake, VA211 Gbps / 1 Gbps125 Mbps / 98 Mbps79
Chester, VA172 Gbps / 940 Mbps72 Mbps / 60 Mbps24
Christiansburg, VA192 Gbps / 11 Mbps19 Mbps / 2 Mbps35
Colonial Heights, VA132 Gbps / 940 Mbps91 Mbps / 75 Mbps22
Culpeper, VA172 Gbps / 940 Mbps72 Mbps / 60 Mbps25
Danville, VA212 Gbps / 25 Mbps18 Mbps / 3 Mbps42
Fairfax, VA17940 Mbps / 940 Mbps76 Mbps / 61 Mbps30
Fredericksburg, VA192 Gbps / 940 Mbps76 Mbps / 55 Mbps44
Great Falls, VA182 Gbps / 940 Mbps81 Mbps / 59 Mbps33
Hampton, VA172 Gbps / 940 Mbps90 Mbps / 62 Mbps37
Harrisonburg, VA172 Gbps / 100 Mbps22 Mbps / 7 Mbps33
Herndon, VA15940 Mbps / 940 Mbps87 Mbps / 69 Mbps28
Highland Springs, VA132 Gbps / 940 Mbps95 Mbps / 79 Mbps27
Hopewell, VA142 Gbps / 100 Mbps17 Mbps / 2 Mbps21
Leesburg, VA182 Gbps / 940 Mbps71 Mbps / 58 Mbps32
Lorton, VA15940 Mbps / 940 Mbps86 Mbps / 69 Mbps32
Lynchburg, VA182 Gbps / 40 Mbps29 Mbps / 4 Mbps55
Manassas, VA132 Gbps / 940 Mbps96 Mbps / 79 Mbps23
Mechanicsville, VA192 Gbps / 150 Mbps21 Mbps / 10 Mbps22
Merrifield, VA18940 Mbps / 940 Mbps80 Mbps / 58 Mbps38
Newport News, VA181 Gbps / 940 Mbps77 Mbps / 58 Mbps33
Norfolk, VA201 Gbps / 1 Gbps118 Mbps / 100 Mbps81
Oakton, VA18940 Mbps / 940 Mbps73 Mbps / 58 Mbps28
Petersburg, VA162 Gbps / 150 Mbps25 Mbps / 11 Mbps24
Portsmouth, VA191 Gbps / 940 Mbps77 Mbps / 55 Mbps38
Radford, VA15101 Mbps / 11 Mbps15 Mbps / 2 Mbps33
Reston, VA212 Gbps / 940 Mbps69 Mbps / 50 Mbps39
Richmond, VA222 Gbps / 940 Mbps64 Mbps / 49 Mbps42
Roanoke, VA192 Gbps / 35 Mbps25 Mbps / 3 Mbps34
Rose Hill, VA13200 Mbps / 100 Mbps27 Mbps / 8 Mbps30
Salem, VA152 Gbps / 20 Mbps31 Mbps / 4 Mbps32
Springfield, VA17940 Mbps / 940 Mbps77 Mbps / 62 Mbps28
Staunton, VA202 Gbps / 100 Mbps14 Mbps / 2 Mbps30
Sterling, VA172 Gbps / 940 Mbps86 Mbps / 62 Mbps34
Suffolk, VA15100 Mbps / 100 Mbps13 Mbps / 2 Mbps23
Vienna, VA16940 Mbps / 940 Mbps81 Mbps / 65 Mbps30
Virginia Beach, VA222 Gbps / 1 Gbps140 Mbps / 119 Mbps87
Waynesboro, VA162 Gbps / 250 Mbps19 Mbps / 3 Mbps31
Williamsburg, VA161 Gbps / 940 Mbps84 Mbps / 62 Mbps30
Winchester, VA142 Gbps / 150 Mbps29 Mbps / 13 Mbps23
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Top 10 Providers (by Coverage) in Virginia
ProviderAvg. Speeds
HughesNet25 Mbps
Viasat25 Mbps
Verizon22 Mbps
Cyberonic11 Mbps
Verizon Fios Fiber816 Mbps
Xfinity342 Mbps
Cox230 Mbps
CenturyLink45 Mbps
Spectrum158 Mbps
Shentel Telecom93 Mbps