Internet providers in Lexington, VA

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Lexington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lexington 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 Lexington area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lexington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.440% of those living in Lexington.

There are five internet providers serving the Lexington area, and 99.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lexington's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Lexington

The largest internet providers in Lexington are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Lexington.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Lexington residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 84% of the area. Lexington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Lexington residents.

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 Lexington covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lexington 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 Lexington, $47.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $4.72.

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 Lexington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 84 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Lexington covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Lexington 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Lexington. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 84 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Lexington covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lexington where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $47.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lexington, $4.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Lexington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lexington's providers, 84 Mbps.

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Lexington, VA internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 Mbps Cable 100%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 Mbps DSL 84%
Lumos Networks Corp. - - Fiber-optic 4.442%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Lexington with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Lexington. The next fastest internet provider in Lexington is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Lexington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lexington, $47.24.

Lumos Networks Corp. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lexington, covering 4.442% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.