Internet providers in
Reston, VA

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
  • Music streaming
  • Ideal for 1 person
10+ Mbps
  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people
20+ Mbps
  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
  • Ideal for 2-4 people
40+ Mbps
  • Simultaneous HD streaming
  • Simultaneous gaming
  • Ideal for 4+

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Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

1. Xfinity
Available in Reston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
200Mbps
1. Cox Communications
Available in Reston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Reston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. XO Communications
Available in Reston
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Xfinity
Available in Reston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
200Mbps
1. Cox Communications
Available in Reston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
300Mbps
1. Viasat
Available in Reston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. Megapath
Available in Reston
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. XO Communications
Available in Reston
Connection:
Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
1. Cogent Communication
Available in Reston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Level 3 Communications
Available in Reston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Reston
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
1. Sprint
Available in Reston
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
1. T-Mobile
Available in Reston
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Reston Residential Internet Coverage

Residents of Reston live in some of the most expensive homes in both Reston and the country. A high percentage of the white-collar workforce work in management occupations. Many of these residents telecommute. Reston is also a town of artists. Residents are very well-educated, many hold advanced degrees, and wealthy. It's also a diverse area with almost 14% of residents coming from Hispanic or Latino decent and 23% of residents being born outside the country. Reston residents depend on their internet to keep them in contact with their employers and customers and to pursue additional education. Compared with only 85% of Virginia, 94% of Reston residents have access to high-speed internet.

Unlike many cities across the United States, fiber optics are quite common in Reston. 93% of Reston homes have access to high-speed internet from Verizon FiOS. Verizon FiOS also supplies 76% of homes along Rte. 267 with DSL. Xfinity supplies cable to 55% of residents north of Rte. 665. Another cable option for 3% of residents south of Rte. 7 is Cox Communications. Copper wire from XO Communications is available on a limited basis to 1% of residents.

In addition to the services offered to residents, commercial users in Reston can get copper wire and DSL from Megapath and fiber optics from Level 3 Communications and Cogent Communications.

Internet Provider types in Reston


Cable

58%
Coverage

DSL

84%
Coverage

Fiber

93%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Reston,VA


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
94%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
94%
Reston
79%
USA

Summary of Reston Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
XfinityCable200 Mbps3.5/5
Cox CommunicationsCable300 Mbps3.5/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
XO CommunicationsOther Copper Wireline100 MbpsN/A
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