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Internet providers in Tazewell, VA

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Tazewell, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon $49.99 300 - 940 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
BVU Authority $39.95 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic19%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Tazewell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Tazewell 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 Tazewell area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Tazewell residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 31% of those living in Tazewell.

There are seven internet providers serving the Tazewell area, and 97.28% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tazewell's seven internet providers, prices start at $39.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Tazewell

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 123 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Viasat 4 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Tazewell

The largest internet providers in Tazewell are Verizon, Spectrum, and BVU Authority bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Tazewell.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Tazewell residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Tazewell’s third most-available internet provider, BVU Authority, offers fiber-optic to around 19% of Tazewell residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Tazewell covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Tazewell 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 Tazewell, $54.98.

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 Tazewell, $0.40.

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 Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 230 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Tazewell covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $54.98.

Spectrum 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 Tazewell, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 230 Mbps.

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BVU Authority fiber-optic internet

Provider

BVU Authority

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Fiber-optic from BVU Authority offers broadband to a limited number of households in Tazewell covering 19% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from BVU Authority is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Tazewell than other internet types.

Internet prices for BVU Authority start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $54.98.

BVU Authority customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tazewell, $0.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, BVU Authority offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 230 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Tazewell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Tazewell. The next fastest internet provider in Tazewell is BVU Authority, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 19% of the area.

BVU Authority offers the cheapest internet in Tazewell with plans starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $54.98.

BVU Authority is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tazewell, covering 19% of the city.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.