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Internet providers in Fredericksburg, VA

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Fredericksburg, VA internet providers

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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic86%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL81%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable24%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable94%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fredericksburg internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Fredericksburg residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 81% of those living in Fredericksburg.

There are five internet providers serving the Fredericksburg area, and 93.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fredericksburg's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fredericksburg

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Fredericksburg residents, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 81% of the area. Fredericksburg’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 24% of Fredericksburg residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

86%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Fredericksburg covering 86% 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 Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg, $41.99.

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 Fredericksburg, $2.33.

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 Fredericksburg. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fredericksburg's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

81%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Fredericksburg covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg, $41.99.

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 Fredericksburg, $2.33.

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 Fredericksburg. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fredericksburg's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

24%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to some, but not many households in Fredericksburg covering 24% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg, $41.99.

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 Fredericksburg, $2.33.

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 Fredericksburg. These download speeds are available to 24% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Fredericksburg's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Fredericksburg with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in Fredericksburg. The next fastest internet provider in Fredericksburg is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 24% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fredericksburg with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fredericksburg, $41.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fredericksburg, covering 86% 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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.