Internet providers in Idylwood, VA

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Idylwood internet service at a glance

At 93%, broadband coverage in Idylwood 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 Idylwood area will have access to cable, which covers 92% of Idylwood residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 81% of those living in Idylwood.

There are six internet providers serving the Idylwood area, and 91.38% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Idylwood's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Idylwood

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to most Idylwood residents, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 81% of the area. Idylwood’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 92% of Idylwood residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

84%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Idylwood covering 84% 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 Idylwood 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 Idylwood, $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 Idylwood, $3.00.

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 Idylwood. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Idylwood's providers, 298 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 Idylwood covering 81% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Idylwood 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 Idylwood, $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 Idylwood, $3.00.

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 Idylwood. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Idylwood's providers, 298 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

92%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Idylwood covering 92% of the area.

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

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

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 Idylwood. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Idylwood's providers, 298 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Idylwood, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 Mbps Fiber-optic 84%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 81%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 Mbps Cable 2.410%
Cox $29.99/mo. 10 - 300 Mbps Cable 92%
Pivotal Global Capacity, LLC - - DSL 4.540%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Idylwood with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 84% of households in Idylwood. The next fastest internet provider in Idylwood is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 92% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Idylwood, covering 84% of the city.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.