Internet providers in Richmond, VA

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1. Verizon
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Fiber
Download/Upload
speeds up to

940/880Mbps
2. Xfinity
77% available in Richmond
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
200Mbps
3. Spectrum
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
99% available in Richmond
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
1. Spectrum
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Viasat
99% available in Richmond
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
3. Megapath
70% available in Richmond
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. XO Communications
Available in Richmond
Connection:
DSL & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
5. Cogent Communication
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
6. Comcast Business
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
Lendio
Sponsored
At least 6 months in business &
monthly revenue of $8k?
1. AT&T
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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2. Sprint
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in Richmond
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating Info

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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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Internet provider types in Richmond


Cable

77%
Coverage


DSL

94%
Coverage


Fiber

74%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Richmond, VA


3 Mbps

100%
availability


10 Mbps

100%
availability


25 Mbps

93%
availability
Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

93%
Richmond
85%
Virginia
79%
USA

Richmond Residential Internet Coverage

Throughout Richmond_s dozens of neighborhoods, there are many established internet networks with different pricing options and speed options.

Most of Richmond_s neighborhoods and business areas have access to fiber internet through Verizon FiOS, which covers all of Richmond_s neighborhoods except part of Fulton in the eastern part of the city.

This is identical to the Verizon DSL network. In the north, this network serves neighborhoods like Ginter Park, Pine Camp, Bryan Park, and Rosedale. In the southern part of the city, the network reaches Cottrell Farms and Walmsley. Huguenot and Stony Point are covered at the western city limits, and the network runs through central neighborhoods like Maymont, Carillon, and Forest Hill. The network reaches the eastern city limits in neighborhoods like Fulton, Chimborazo, and Church Hill.

Xfinity has an expansive cable network in Richmond, reaching and exceeding the city limits in all directions.

Through Megapath, those in the northern and western parts of Richmond have access to internet service. Some of southern Richmond falls outside the service area, including Fulton and Shockoe Bottom.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Richmond

Verizon offers internet at speeds up to 940 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 200 Mbps

Spectrum offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary of Richmond Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
Verizon Fiber 940 Mbps 3.0/5
Xfinity Cable 200 Mbps 2.5/5
Spectrum Cable 100 Mbps 3.0/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

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.

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