Internet providers in Lake Ridge, VA

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Lake Ridge, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic91%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL75%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 400 MbpsCable99%
GTT Communications - -DSL1.767%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lake Ridge internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Lake Ridge 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 Lake Ridge area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Lake Ridge residents. 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 75% of those living in Lake Ridge.

There are five internet providers serving the Lake Ridge area, and 98.67% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lake Ridge's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lake Ridge

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Lake Ridge residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 75% of the area. Lake Ridge’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Lake Ridge residents.

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 Lake Ridge 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 Lake Ridge than other internet types.

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

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 Lake Ridge, $2.14.

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 Lake Ridge. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lake Ridge's providers, 348 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

75%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Lake Ridge covering 75% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Lake Ridge 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 Lake Ridge, $44.99.

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 Lake Ridge, $2.14.

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 Lake Ridge. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake Ridge's providers, 348 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Lake Ridge covering 99% of the area.

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

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 Lake Ridge, $2.14.

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 Lake Ridge. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Lake Ridge's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Lake Ridge and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lake Ridge at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Lake Ridge at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Lake Ridge 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 Lake Ridge with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in Lake Ridge. The next fastest internet provider in Lake Ridge is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 99% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lake Ridge, covering 91% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.