Internet providers in Montrose, VA

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Montrose internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Montrose 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 Montrose area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Montrose residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 82% of those living in Montrose.

There are four internet providers serving the Montrose area, and 98.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Montrose's four 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 Montrose

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Montrose residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 82% of the area. Montrose’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 99% of Montrose residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Montrose covering 90% 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 Montrose than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Montrose, $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 Montrose, $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 Montrose. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Montrose'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

82%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Montrose covering 82% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Montrose 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 Montrose, $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 Montrose, $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 Montrose. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Montrose'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 Montrose covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Montrose 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 Montrose, $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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Montrose, $3.00.

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

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Montrose, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic90%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL82%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 400 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Verizon is the fastest internet provider in Montrose with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in Montrose. The next fastest internet provider in Montrose is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 400 Mbps to 99% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Montrose, covering 90% of the city.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.