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Internet providers in Poquoson, VA

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Poquoson, VA internet providers

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Verizon $39.99 200 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic99%
Verizon $39.99 15 - 10 MbpsDSL88%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Poquoson internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Poquoson 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 Poquoson area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Poquoson residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 88% of those living in Poquoson.

There are four internet providers serving the Poquoson area, and 98.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Poquoson's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 940 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Poquoson

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

Fiber-optic internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Poquoson residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Verizon, which covers 88% of the area. Poquoson’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 99% of Poquoson residents.

Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to all households in Poquoson covering 99% 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 Poquoson than other internet types.

Internet prices for Verizon start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Poquoson, $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 Poquoson, $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 Poquoson. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Poquoson's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Verizon DSL internet

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

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Poquoson covering 88% of the area.

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

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Poquoson. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Poquoson's providers, 322 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

99%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in Poquoson covering 99% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Poquoson 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 Poquoson, $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 Poquoson, $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 Poquoson. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Poquoson's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Poquoson and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Poquoson at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Poquoson at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Poquoson 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 Poquoson with download speeds up to 940 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Poquoson. The next fastest internet provider in Poquoson is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Poquoson, covering 99% of the city.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.