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Internet providers in 23223

Find internet providers serving the 23223 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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23223 internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL84%
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic62%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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23223 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 23223 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 23223 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 93% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 65% of those living in the 23223 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 23223 area, and 91.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 23223, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Richmond

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 174 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Verizon 47 Mbps 34 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 23223

The largest internet providers serving the 23223 ZIP code are Verizon and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to most in the 23223 ZIP code, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Verizon, which covers 62% of the area. Richmond’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 97% of residents in the 23223 ZIP code.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23223 ZIP code, covering 84% 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 Richmond, $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 Richmond, $0.31.

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 23223 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richmond's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Verizon fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

880 Mbps

Average availability

62%

Fiber-optic from Verizon offers broadband to most households in the 23223 ZIP code, covering 62% 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 23223 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 Richmond, $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 Richmond, $0.31.

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 23223 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 62% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richmond's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 23223 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 23223 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 Richmond, $53.74.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Richmond, $0.31.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 23223 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Richmond's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 23223 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 23223 and the greater Richmond area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Richmond at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Richmond at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 23223 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 23223 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 23223 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 23223. The next fastest internet provider in the 23223 ZIP code is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 23223 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Richmond, $53.74.

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 23223 ZIP code, covering 62% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.