Internet providers in Charleston, WV

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1. Frontier
Available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
115Mbps
2. Xfinity
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Spectrum
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
4. Viasat
99% available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Suddenlink Communications
96% available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
6. SEGRA
4% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Frontier
Available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
115Mbps
2. Spectrum
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Viasat
99% available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Lumos Networks
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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

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

User Rating Info

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How much internet speed do I need?

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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Xfinity vs. Frontier

Pick Xfinity for several high-speed packages. Choose Frontier for fast fiber speeds and good bundling options.

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Xfinity vs. Spectrum

Go with Xfinity for incredibly fast download speeds. Choose Spectrum for unlimited data and no equipment fees.

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Spectrum vs. Frontier

Order Spectrum internet for a satisfying customer experience. For a faster internet connection, pick FiOS from Frontier.

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What is the best internet provider in Charleston?

Internet provider types in Charleston


Cable

96%
Coverage


DSL

100%
Coverage


Fiber

4%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Charleston, WV


3 Mbps

100%
availability


10 Mbps

100%
availability


25 Mbps

94%
availability
Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

94%
Charleston
70%
West Virginia
79%
USA

Charleston Residential Internet Coverage

As the largest city in West Virginia, Charleston has to meet the needs of all of its residents and those living in outlying communities. One of the top priorities for residents and businesses is high speed internet. Across the city, there are cable, DSL, fiber optic, and copper wire options. All in all, 94% of Charleston residents can choose from a variety of high speed internet options.

One of the biggest providers in this part of West Virginia is Frontier FiOS. Through Frontier FiOS, 100% of Charleston residents can choose from a range of DSL plans. DSL is also offered through TelAtlantic, which serves 1% of Charleston, and Lumos, which reaches 19% of Charleston residents.

Another widespread choice in Charleston is cable. The main cable provider in this region is Suddenlink Communications. Their network is expansive, reaching 96% of Charleston homes and businesses. Xfinity brings cable service to roughly 1% of Charleston homes.

Fiber optics are growing in demand. Lumos offers fiber optic connections to 4% of homes in Charleston. Additionally, they provide copper wire options to 3% of homes.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Charleston

Frontier offers internet at speeds up to 115 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Spectrum offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

Summary of Charleston Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
Frontier DSL 115 Mbps 2.5/5
Xfinity Cable 100 Mbps 2.5/5
Spectrum Cable 100 Mbps 3.0/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
Suddenlink Communications Cable 1000 Mbps 2.5/5
SEGRA DSL, Fiber & Other Copper Wireline 1000 Mbps N/A

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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