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Internet providers in 26301

Find internet providers serving the 26301 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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26301 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable96%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable11%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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26301 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 26301 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of West Virginia - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 26301 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Clarksburg, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 26301 area, and 92.82% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 26301, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Clarksburg

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Micrologic 15 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless
Frontier 50 Mbps 29 Mbps DSL
Optimum 59 Mbps 5 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 153 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 26301

The largest internet providers serving the 26301 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 26301 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 96% of the area. Clarksburg’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 11% of residents in the 26301 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 26301 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Clarksburg, $54.15.

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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

10 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 26301 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 26301 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 Clarksburg, $54.15.

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 Clarksburg, $0.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 26301 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clarksburg's providers, 59 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 26301 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 26301 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Clarksburg, $54.15.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clarksburg, $0.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 26301 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clarksburg's providers, 59 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 26301 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 26301 and the greater Clarksburg area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clarksburg at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clarksburg at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 26301 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Clarksburg may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Clarksburg cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 26301 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 26301 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 26301. The next fastest internet provider in the 26301 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in the 26301 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Clarksburg, $54.15.

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%.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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