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Internet providers in 22312

Find internet providers serving the 22312 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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22312 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL88%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic71%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable30%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable78%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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22312 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 22312 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 22312 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 93% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in the 22312 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 22312 area, and 99.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 22312, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Alexandria

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 184 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable
Verizon 129 Mbps 114 Mbps DSL
Cox 118 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 22312

The largest internet providers serving the 22312 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 22312 ZIP code, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 71% of the area. Alexandria’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 30% of residents in the 22312 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 22312 ZIP code, covering 88% 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $48.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $0.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 22312 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

Provider
Verizon
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to most households in the 22312 ZIP code, covering 71% 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 22312 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $48.99.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $0.35.

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 22312 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

30%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 22312 ZIP code, covering 30% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 22312 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $48.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $0.35.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 22312 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 30% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 22312 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 22312 and the greater Alexandria area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Alexandria at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Alexandria at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 22312 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 22312 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 22312 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 30% of households in 22312. The next fastest internet provider in the 22312 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 78% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 22312 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $48.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 22312 ZIP code, covering 71% of the city.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.