Internet providers in Independent Hill, VA

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 -Fiber-optic100%
Verizon $39.99 -DSL87%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Independent Hill internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Independent Hill 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 Independent Hill area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Independent Hill residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 87% of those living in Independent Hill.

There are four internet providers serving the Independent Hill area, and 99.96% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Independent Hill's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Independent Hill

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Independent Hill residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 87% of the area. Independent Hill’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Independent Hill residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Independent Hill covering 100% 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 Independent Hill than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Independent Hill, $44.99.

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 Independent Hill. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Independent Hill's providers, 79 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

87%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Independent Hill covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Independent Hill 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Independent Hill, $44.99.

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 Independent Hill. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Independent Hill's providers, 79 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Independent Hill covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Independent Hill 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 Independent Hill, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Independent Hill, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Independent Hill. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Independent Hill's providers, 79 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Independent Hill and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Independent Hill at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Independent Hill at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Independent Hill 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 Independent Hill with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Independent Hill. The next fastest internet provider in Independent Hill is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Independent Hill with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Independent Hill, $44.99.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Independent Hill, covering 100% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.