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There are 43 home TV and internet providers and 61 business providers across all of West Virginia. 89.6% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is above average (#15 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in West Virginia is less likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

West Virginia Internet Service Providers

Internet Provider State Coverage Link
Frontier Communications 87.5% Visit site
Suddenlink 35.5% Visit site
King Street Wireless 30% Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast) 27.5% Visit site
Micrologic 18% Visit site
Shentel 7.2% Visit site
Community Antenna Service 3.9% Visit site
Spectrum 3.9% Visit site
GigaBeam Networks 3.6% Visit site
Armstrong 3% Visit site

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Internet Provider State Coverage Link
All Points Broadband 2.4% Visit site
Atlantic Broadband 2% Visit site
Telegia Communications 1.8% Visit site
HardyNet 1.6% Visit site
Spruce Knob Seneca Rocks Telephone 0.4% Visit site
Lumos Networks 0.4% Visit site
JB-Nets 0.4% Visit site
Centre TV Cable 0.4% N/A
Westco Internet 0.3% Visit site
Blue Devil Cable 0.3% Visit site
QCOL 0.2% Visit site
Lycom 0.1% Visit site
Arx Web 0.1% Visit site
Mikrotec CATV 0.1% Visit site
GMN Broadband 0.1% Visit site
Prodigi 0.1% Visit site
Communications Plus 0.1% Visit site
OTELCO 0.1% Visit site
Zito Media LP 0.1% Visit site
Declaration Networks Group <.1% Visit site
Highspeedlink.net <.1% Visit site
Crystal Broadband Networks <.1% Visit site
Hotwire Communications <.1% Visit site
New Era Broadband Services <.1% Visit site

7.2% of West Virginians have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 6.3% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places West Virginia as the 15th least connected state.

Internet Provider Types

93.7% of West Virginia homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type % of West Virginia
Fiber 2.5%
Cable 74.0%
DSL 88.7%
Fixed Wireless 55.4%

West Virginia Internet Speeds

We measure two different types of max speeds. The first is a measure of the fastest speed a home could get for any price. For West Virginia the average is 17 Mbps. This measure puts West Virginia #48 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed % of West Virginia
.1 to 5 Mbps 3.3%
6 to 10 Mbps 0.6%
11 to 20 Mbps 3.0%
21 to 30 Mbps 13.9%
31 to 75 Mbps 0.7%
76 to 100 Mbps 6.9%
101 to 250 Mbps 58.6%
251 to 500 Mbps 0.6%
501 to 999 Mbps 0.0%
1 Gbps or more 9.0%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all West Virginians. Real-world average speeds in West Virginia are about 17 Mbps, meaning West Virginia ranks #49 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

DecisionData has obsessively collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in West Virginia. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.

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