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Internet providers in 20171

Find internet providers serving the 20171 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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20171 internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic91%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL79%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable4.026%
Cox $119.99 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.008%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable95%
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20171 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 20171 ZIP code 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 20171 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 80% of those living in the 20171 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 20171 area, and 96.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 20171, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 20171

The largest internet providers serving the 20171 ZIP code are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 20171 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 79% of the area. Herndon’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 20171 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

91%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20171 ZIP code, covering 91% 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 20171 ZIP code 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 Herndon, $42.49.

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 Herndon, $2.36.

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 20171 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Herndon's providers, 418 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

79%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in the 20171 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 Herndon, $42.49.

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 Herndon, $2.36.

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 20171 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Herndon's providers, 418 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

95%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in the 20171 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 20171 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 Herndon, $42.49.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Herndon, $2.36.

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 20171 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Herndon's providers, 418 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 20171 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 20171 and the greater Herndon area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Herndon at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Herndon at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 20171 ZIP, 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 Herndon may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Herndon cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 20171 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 20171 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.008% of households in 20171. The next fastest internet provider in the 20171 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 20171 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Herndon, $42.49.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 20171 ZIP code, covering 91% of the city. Cox also offers fiber internet in 20171 and is available to 0.008% of households.

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.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.