Internet providers in Winchester, VA

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Winchester 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 Winchester area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Winchester residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.040% of those living in Winchester.

There are six internet providers serving the Winchester area, and 96.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Winchester's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Winchester

The largest internet providers in Winchester are Verizon, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Winchester.

DSL internet from Verizon is available to nearly all Winchester residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Winchester’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Winchester residents.

Verizon DSL internet

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

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from Verizon offers broadband to nearly all households in Winchester covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from Verizon uses telephone lines in Winchester 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 Winchester, $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 Winchester, $3.00.

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 Winchester. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 101 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Winchester covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Winchester 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 Winchester, $44.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $3.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Winchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 101 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 Winchester covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Winchester 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $44.99.

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 Winchester, $3.00.

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 Winchester. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 101 Mbps.

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Winchester, VA internet providers

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Provider
Verizon $39.99/mo. 200 - 150 Mbps Fiber-optic 2.038%
Verizon $39.99/mo. 15 - 15 Mbps DSL 97%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 200 Mbps Cable 100%
Lumos Networks Corp. - - DSL 4.540%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Winchester with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Winchester. The next fastest internet provider in Winchester is Verizon, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 2.038% of the area.

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

Verizon is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Winchester, covering 2.038% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.