Internet Access LocalInternet Access Local
Comprehensive Internet Service Provider (ISP) Guide

Newport News, VA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Newport News

^ An estimated 126,865 Newport News residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Newport News

^ Collectively (all cities), 80.2% of all Virginia residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 15th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Newport News

^ There are an estimated 54,035 Newport News residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

VA Internet Access

Newport News Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Newport News

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Newport News
    • Average download speed: 4.33 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.34 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 8.31 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 5.06 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 23 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Newport News vs. the U.S.

How Newport News landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Newport News

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Newport News
    • Average download speed: 2.21 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.31 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 2.28 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 3.38 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 176 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Newport News vs. the U.S.

How Newport News wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


How Does Your Internet Speed Compare?

Sorry, speed tests are currently unavailable.

Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newport News

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newport News, VA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Optical Carrier50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s
Cable Modem50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Newport News, VA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s

Featured ISPs for Newport News, VA

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
HughesNet

HughesNet

  • America's #1 choice for satellite Internet is now better than ever!
  • HughesNet Gen4: Satellite Internet that moves at the speed of you.
  • Faster speeds. Greater download capacity.
  • Get Ready to Do More. Plans up to 15x faster than before.

Newport News Internet Statistics

Newport News Internet Connectivity

Newport News: 70.2% of residents are connected, with 28.8% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Newport News


  • Newport News Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 126,865 Newport News residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 54,035 Newport News residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Newport News Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 144,937 Newport News residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Newport News

Newport News: The median household income is $31,154 and 15% of households are below poverty level [6].


Virginia Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Virginia Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in VA, median download speeds are 2.41 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 3.83 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in VA [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 10.94 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.8 Mb/s - 20.04 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 3.26 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.72 Mb/s - 4.84 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in VA [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.86 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.95 Mb/s - 10.43 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 1.35 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.46 Mb/s - 4.82 Mb/s

Virginia Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Virginia [1]: 70.2% of VA residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 70.2% mark ranks Virginia 27th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 25.2% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 4.9% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 11.3% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 28.8% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 29.9% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Virginia Internet Availability [2]
    • 80.2% of VA residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Virginia 15th in the country.

Virginia Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in VA, median download speeds are 1.7 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 0.94 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in VA [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 10.33 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.75 Mb/s - 31.65 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 5.55 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.95 Mb/s - 11.47 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in VA [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 5 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.5 Mb/s - 15.25 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.41 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.66 Mb/s - 4.58 Mb/s

Additional information about Virginia

About Newport News

Newport News is a city with a population of 180,719 [2] that is located in Newport News County in the state of Virginia.

VA Internet Access

Newport News Internet Access

For more information about Newport News Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Virginia Internet access overall, visit Center for Innovative Technology.

More About Newport News

Of all residents in Newport News, 78% have a high school diploma or higher, and 13% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

Other Cities in VA

ZIP Codes in VA


Go

References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau