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Internet providers in Belmont, VA

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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic41%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL86%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
All Points Broadband $44.95 6 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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Belmont internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Belmont 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 Belmont area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Belmont residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 41% of those living in Belmont.

There are five internet providers serving the Belmont area, and 95.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Belmont's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Belmont

The largest internet providers in Belmont are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Belmont.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Belmont residents, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 41% of the area. Belmont’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Belmont residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Belmont covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Belmont 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 Belmont, $44.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $2.50.

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 Belmont. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

41%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to about half of households in Belmont covering 41% 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 Belmont 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 Belmont, $44.98.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $2.50.

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 Belmont. These download speeds are available to 41% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Belmont covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Belmont 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 Belmont, $44.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belmont, $2.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Belmont. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Belmont's providers, 241 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Belmont, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Belmont, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Belmont may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Belmont cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Belmont with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 41% of households in Belmont. The next fastest internet provider in Belmont is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Belmont with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Belmont, $44.98.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Belmont, covering 41% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.