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Mount Vernon, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic90%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 15 MbpsDSL74%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable95%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mount Vernon internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Mount Vernon 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 75% of those living in Mount Vernon.

There are four internet providers serving the Mount Vernon area, and 94.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mount Vernon's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Mount Vernon

The largest internet providers in Mount Vernon are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Mount Vernon.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Mount Vernon residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 74% of the area. Mount Vernon’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 95% of Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $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 Mount Vernon, $2.37.

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 Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 323 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

74%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to most households in Mount Vernon covering 74% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, $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 Mount Vernon, $2.37.

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 Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Mount Vernon covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $44.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $2.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Mount Vernon and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Mount Vernon at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Mount Vernon at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in Mount Vernon. The next fastest internet provider in Mount Vernon is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 95% of the area.

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

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

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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.