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Internet providers in 23601

Find internet providers serving the 23601 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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23601 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic97%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL86%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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23601 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 23601 ZIP code 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 23601 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 87% of those living in the 23601 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 23601 area, and 99.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 23601, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Newport News

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 157 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
Verizon 85 Mbps 30 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 23601

The largest internet providers serving the 23601 ZIP code are Verizon and Cox bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all in the 23601 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 86% of the area. Newport News’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 23601 ZIP code.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23601 ZIP code, covering 97% 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 23601 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Newport News, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Newport News, $0.32.

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 23601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport News's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23601 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Newport News, $53.74.

Verizon customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Newport News, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 23601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport News's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 23601 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 23601 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 Newport News, $53.74.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Newport News, $0.32.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 23601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Newport News's providers, 323 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 23601 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 23601 and the greater Newport News area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Newport News at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Newport News at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 23601 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 23601 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 23601 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 23601. The next fastest internet provider in the 23601 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 23601 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Newport News, $53.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 23601 ZIP code, covering 97% 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.

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.

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.