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Internet providers in Hurricane, WV

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Hurricane, WV internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL92%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable16%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hurricane internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hurricane 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 Hurricane area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Hurricane residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Hurricane, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Hurricane area, and 90.75% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hurricane's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hurricane

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 43 Mbps 29 Mbps Cable
Optimum 149 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Viasat 11 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 46 Mbps 19 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Hurricane

The largest internet providers in Hurricane are Frontier, Xfinity, and Optimum bringing DSL and cable options to Hurricane.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Hurricane residents, covering 92% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 16% of the area. Hurricane’s third most-available internet provider, Optimum, offers cable to around 99% of Hurricane residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Hurricane covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Hurricane 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 Hurricane, $51.99.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

16%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in Hurricane covering 16% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hurricane 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 Hurricane, $51.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hurricane, $0.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Hurricane. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hurricane's providers, 97 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

99%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in Hurricane covering 99% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Hurricane 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 Hurricane, $51.99.

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 Hurricane, $0.54.

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 Hurricane. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hurricane's providers, 97 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Hurricane with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 16% of households in Hurricane. The next fastest internet provider in Hurricane is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Hurricane with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hurricane, $51.99.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.