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Internet providers in Winchester, VA

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Winchester, VA internet providers

Provider
Verizon - -Fiber-optic2.038%
Verizon - -DSL97%
Xfinity $20.00 25 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Lumos Networks $44.95 150 - 6 MbpsDSL4.540%
HughesNet $49.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Winchester internet service at a glance

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 $20 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Winchester

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Verizon 162 Mbps 136 Mbps Fiber-optic
HughesNet 8 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 144 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Winchester

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

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

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$20/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 $20/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $48.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 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 Winchester, $1.11.

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 much faster than the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 52 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$49.99/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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $48.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $1.11.

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 about the same as the average max speeds from all Winchester's providers, 52 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Winchester covering 100% of the area.

Viasat 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $48.99.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Winchester, $1.11.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 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, 52 Mbps.

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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 $20/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winchester, $48.99.

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

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.