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Internet providers in 23603

Find internet providers serving the 23603 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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23603 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic90%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL88%
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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23603 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 23603 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 23603 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 88% of those living in the 23603 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 23603 area, and 98.75% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 23603, 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 153 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Verizon 258 Mbps 141 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 23603

The largest internet providers serving the 23603 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 23603 ZIP code, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 88% of the area. Newport News’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 99% of residents in the 23603 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

90%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23603 ZIP code, 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 23603 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 23603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% 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

88%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23603 ZIP code, covering 88% 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 23603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% 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

99%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in the 23603 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 23603 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 23603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% 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 23603 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 23603 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 23603 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 23603 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 23603 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 23603. The next fastest internet provider in the 23603 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 23603 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 23603 ZIP code, covering 90% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.