Internet providers in Charleston, WV

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1. AT&T
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. Frontier
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
3. Spectrum
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

Self Installation Available 

4. Viasat
99% available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Suddenlink Communications
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
6. HughesNet
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating (72)
7. King Street Wireless
99% available in Charleston
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
1Mbps
8. SEGRA
93% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. AT&T
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
2. Frontier
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
3. Spectrum
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

Self Installation Available 

4. Viasat
99% available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Suddenlink Communications
100% available in Charleston
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
6. HughesNet
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating (72)
7. Lumos Networks
93% available in Charleston
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE

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2. AT&T
Available in Charleston
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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

User Rating Info
4. 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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AT&T vs. Spectrum

AT&T is perfect for those who need affordable high-speed packages. Spectrum keeps things simple by offering just one high-speed internet package.

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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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Hughesnet vs. Viasat

Get low prices on satellite internet with HughesNet. Order Viasat for superior speeds and newer technology.

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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 Speed Availability in Charleston


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

Suddenlink Communications offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

SEGRA offers internet at speeds up to 1000 Mbps

Spectrum offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

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Summary of Charleston internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
AT&T DSL 25 Mbps 3.0/5
Frontier DSL 25 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
HughesNet Satellite 25 Mbps 2.5/5
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 1 Mbps N/A
SEGRA DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & 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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