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Internet providers in Bluefield, VA

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Bluefield, VA internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL1.231%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bluefield internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Bluefield 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 Bluefield area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Bluefield residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 73% of those living in Bluefield.

There are seven internet providers serving the Bluefield area, and 97.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bluefield's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bluefield

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 150 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Verizon 9 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Bluefield

The largest internet providers in Bluefield are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Bluefield.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Bluefield residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Bluefield’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Bluefield residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Bluefield covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Bluefield 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 Bluefield, $53.99.

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 Bluefield, $0.56.

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 Bluefield. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bluefield's providers, 63 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Bluefield covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bluefield 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 Bluefield, $53.99.

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 Bluefield, $0.56.

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 Bluefield. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bluefield's providers, 63 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Bluefield covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bluefield where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Bluefield, $53.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bluefield, $0.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Bluefield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Bluefield's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Bluefield with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Bluefield. The next fastest internet provider in Bluefield is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Bluefield with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bluefield, $53.99.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.

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.