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Internet providers in 22308

Find internet providers serving the 22308 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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22308 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic96%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL47%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 400 MbpsCable1.540%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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22308 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 22308 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Virginia - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 22308 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 47% of those living in the 22308 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 22308 area, and 99.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 22308, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Alexandria

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 235 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Verizon 129 Mbps 102 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 112 Mbps 26 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 22308

The largest internet providers serving the 22308 ZIP code are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 22308 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 47% of the area. Alexandria’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 22308 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 22308 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Verizon is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 22308 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $41.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 880 Mbps in 22308 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

47%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in the 22308 ZIP code, covering 47% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $41.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 22308 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 47% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 22308 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 22308 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $41.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $2.33.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 22308 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 22308 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 22308 and the greater Alexandria area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Alexandria at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Alexandria at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 22308 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 22308 frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in the 22308 ZIP code with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 22308. The next fastest internet provider in the 22308 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 1.540% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 22308 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $41.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 22308 ZIP code, covering 96% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.