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Internet providers in Fair Oaks, VA

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Fair Oaks, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic86%
Verizon - -DSL85%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 200 MbpsCable2.604%
Cox $29.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.807%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable99%
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Fair Oaks internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fair Oaks 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 Fair Oaks area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Fair Oaks residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 85% of those living in Fair Oaks.

There are seven internet providers serving the Fair Oaks area, and 98.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fair Oaks's seven internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fair Oaks

The largest internet providers in Fair Oaks are Cox, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Fair Oaks.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all Fair Oaks residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Fair Oaks’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Fair Oaks residents.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in Fair Oaks covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Fair Oaks, $37.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fair Oaks, $1.36.

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 Fair Oaks. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Fair Oaks's providers, 347 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fair Oaks 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fair Oaks, $37.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 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 Fair Oaks, $1.36.

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 Fair Oaks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fair Oaks's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Fair Oaks covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fair Oaks 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fair Oaks, $37.99.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fair Oaks, $1.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Fair Oaks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fair Oaks's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Fair Oaks with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.807% of households in Fair Oaks. The next fastest internet provider in Fair Oaks is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 86% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fair Oaks with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fair Oaks, $37.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fair Oaks, covering 86% of the city. Cox also offers fiber internet in Fair Oaks and is available to 8.807% of households.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.