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Internet providers in Mechanicsville, VA

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Mechanicsville, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic3.554%
Verizon - -DSL93%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mechanicsville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Mechanicsville 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 Mechanicsville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Mechanicsville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.550% of those living in Mechanicsville.

There are four internet providers serving the Mechanicsville area, and 92.59% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mechanicsville's four internet providers, prices start at $20 and available download speeds reach up to 400 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mechanicsville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 10 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
HughesNet 3 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 189 Mbps 78 Mbps Cable
Verizon 25 Mbps 7 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Mechanicsville

The largest internet providers in Mechanicsville are Xfinity, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Mechanicsville.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Mechanicsville residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Mechanicsville’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Mechanicsville residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/mo.
Max download speed

400 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Mechanicsville residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mechanicsville, $40.00.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mechanicsville, $1.90.

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 Mechanicsville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mechanicsville's providers, 146 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mechanicsville 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Mechanicsville, $40.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 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 Mechanicsville, $1.90.

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 Mechanicsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mechanicsville's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Mechanicsville covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mechanicsville 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Mechanicsville, $40.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mechanicsville, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Mechanicsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mechanicsville's providers, 146 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Mechanicsville with download speeds up to 400 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Mechanicsville. The next fastest internet provider in Mechanicsville is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 3.554% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Mechanicsville with plans starting at $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mechanicsville, $40.00.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Mechanicsville, covering 3.554% of the city.

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.