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Internet providers in Franconia, VA

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Franconia, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic95%
Verizon - -DSL83%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable10%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Franconia internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Franconia 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 Franconia area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Franconia residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 83% of those living in Franconia.

There are five internet providers serving the Franconia area, and 98.70% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Franconia's five internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Franconia

The largest internet providers in Franconia are Xfinity, Cox, and HughesNet bringing cable and satellite options to Franconia.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to many Franconia residents, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 99% of the area. Franconia’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Franconia residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Franconia covering 10% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Franconia, $37.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Franconia, $2.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 400 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Franconia. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franconia'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

99%

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

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Franconia 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 Franconia, $37.49.

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 Franconia, $2.08.

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 Franconia. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Franconia's providers, 184 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 Franconia covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Franconia 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 Franconia, $37.49.

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 Franconia, $2.08.

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 Franconia. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Franconia's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Franconia with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Franconia. The next fastest internet provider in Franconia is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 10% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Franconia with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Franconia, $37.49.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Franconia, covering 95% of the city.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.