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Internet providers in Fairmont, WV

1. Spectrum
70% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
2. T-Mobile Home Internet
74% available in Fairmont
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
245Mbps

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3. Xfinity
93% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps

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4. Verizon Home Internet
99% available in Fairmont
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
300Mbps

User Rating(14)
5. Hughesnet
99% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

6. Viasat
95% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
7. Frontier
100% available in Fairmont
Frontier
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
Link not provided

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1. Comcast Business
93% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating(41)
2. Spectrum
70% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
3. Hughesnet
99% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

4. Viasat
95% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
5. Frontier
99% available in Fairmont
Frontier
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
Speeds may vary
Link not provided

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6. SEGRA
90% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. Mint
Available in Fairmont
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
2. Visible
Available in Fairmont
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
3. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Fairmont
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating

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4. Verizon Wireless
49% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
5. AT&T Wireless
99% available in Fairmont
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
5G Speeds may vary

User Rating

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0–5 Mbps

Works for:

  • Checking email
  • Streaming music on one device
  • Searching on Google

5–40 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video on one device
  • Video calling with Skype or FaceTime
  • Online gaming for one player

40–100 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming HD video on a few devices
  • Multiplayer online gaming
  • Downloading large files

100–500 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video in UHD on multiple screens
  • Downloading files quickly
  • Gaming online for multiple players

500–1,000+ Mbps

Works for:

  • Doing a lot of almost anything

Internet in Fairmont

Moving towns or switching internet providers can be confusing and stressful. Comparing internet providers against the averages in the Fairmont area can help you choose the right internet and get back to your life.

Average starting price
$63.04/mo

Average speed
77.4 Mbps

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Fairmont Residential Internet Coverage

Fairmont is a medium size college town with a mix of blue- and white-collar workers. Much of the town's amenities and services have developed to support the needs of the college student population. The population of Fairmont relies on their internet to further their college studies and to connect with family and friends. Compared with only 70% of West Virginia, 100% of Fairmont residents can access high-speed internet services.

Frontier offers DSL to 100% of Fairmont residents. Lumos Networks provides DSL to 11% of residents in the area of I-79. Time Warner Spectrum reaches all Fairmont residents with cable internet services. Cable is also offered to 46% of residents along Rte. 250 by Xfinity. Suddenlink Communications has a small portion of the cable internet market, reaching 3% of residents around Rte. 19. Lumos Networks also provides copper wire and fiber optics connections to 1% of Fairmont residents.

Businesses in the area have similar options to residents.

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Data based on internet speed tests performed in Fairmont

Average download speed
77.37 Mbps

Average upload speed
57.15 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
39.05 ms

Average jitter
23.83 ms

 

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Summary of Fairmont internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
Spectrum Cable 1000 Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)
3.5/5 View Plans for Spectrum
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Home 245 Mbps 4.0/5 View Plans for T-Mobile Home Internet
Xfinity Cable 1200 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Xfinity
Verizon Home Internet 5G Home 300 Mbps 4/5 View Plans for Verizon Home Internet
Hughesnet Satellite 100 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Hughesnet
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Viasat
Frontier Fiber 5000 Mbps 3.5/5

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.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Fairmont

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on internet providers in Fairmont.

Spectrum

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Cynthia J | 07-30-2023

Customer service is horrible

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Custer Telephone Cooperative

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Cynthia J | 07-30-2023

Have no consideration for customers

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Custer Telephone Cooperative

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Cynthia J | 07-30-2023

Have no consideration for customers

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Spectrum

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Cynthia J | 07-30-2023

Customer service is horrible

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