Internet providers in Tazewell, VA

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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 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% 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 $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Tazewell

The largest internet providers in Tazewell are Verizon, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite 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, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Tazewell residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 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 $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $49.99.

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 Tazewell, $2.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Verizon offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

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, $49.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tazewell, $2.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 38 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Tazewell covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Tazewell where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $49.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tazewell, $2.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Tazewell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Tazewell's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Tazewell, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
BVU Authority - -Fiber-optic19%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

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

Verizon offers the cheapest internet in Tazewell with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Tazewell, $49.99.

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

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.

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.