Internet providers in Morgantown, WV

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Morgantown, WV internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL95%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 200 MbpsCable96%
Communications Plus - -DSL3.521%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Micrologic $39.95 -Wireless100%
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Morgantown internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Morgantown 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 Morgantown area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Morgantown residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Morgantown, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Morgantown area, and 91.36% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Morgantown's six internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Morgantown

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

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Morgantown residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Morgantown’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Morgantown residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Morgantown covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Morgantown 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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Morgantown, $41.58.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Morgantown, $2.45.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Morgantown. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Morgantown's providers, 65 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Morgantown covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Morgantown 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 Morgantown, $41.58.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Morgantown, $2.45.

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 Morgantown. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Morgantown's providers, 65 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 Morgantown covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Morgantown 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 Morgantown, $41.58.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Morgantown, $2.45.

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 Morgantown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Morgantown's providers, 65 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Morgantown with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Morgantown. The next fastest internet provider in Morgantown is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Morgantown with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Morgantown, $41.58.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

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.