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Internet providers in Great Falls, VA

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Great Falls, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL79%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable5.059%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Great Falls internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Great Falls 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 Great Falls area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Great Falls residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 57% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 25% of those living in Great Falls.

There are six internet providers serving the Great Falls area, and 98.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Great Falls's six 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 Great Falls

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 51 Mbps 24 Mbps Fiber-optic
Cox 141 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 116 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Great Falls

The largest internet providers in Great Falls are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Great Falls.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Great Falls residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 79% of the area. Great Falls’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 99% of Great Falls residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Great Falls covering 99% 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 Great Falls than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $50.82.

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 Great Falls, $0.42.

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 Great Falls. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Great Falls covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Great Falls 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 Great Falls, $50.82.

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 Great Falls, $0.42.

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 Great Falls. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $50.82.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Great Falls, $0.42.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Great Falls. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Great Falls's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Great Falls and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Great Falls at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Great Falls at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Great Falls 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 Great Falls may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Great Falls fiber-optic, cable, and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Great Falls with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.059% of households in Great Falls. The next fastest internet provider in Great Falls is Cox, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Great Falls with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Great Falls, $50.82.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Great Falls, covering 99% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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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.