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Salem, VA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Salem

^ An estimated 17,411 Salem residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Salem

^ 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 Salem

^ There are an estimated 7,416 Salem residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Salem Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Salem

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Salem
    • Average download speed: 3.21 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.96 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.21 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 0.96 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 8 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Salem vs. the U.S.

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Salem

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Salem
    • Average download speed: 1.13 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 0.39 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 1.13 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 1.15 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 9 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Salem vs. the U.S.

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Salem

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Salem, VA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Salem, VA

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

Featured ISPs for Salem, 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
DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.

Salem Internet Statistics

Salem Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in Salem


  • Salem Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 17,411 Salem residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 7,416 Salem residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Salem Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 19,891 Salem residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Salem

Salem: The median household income is $63,061 and 10% 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 Salem

Salem is a city with a population of 24,802 [2] that is located in Salem County in the state of Virginia.

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Salem Internet Access

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

More About Salem

Of all residents in Salem, 93% have a high school diploma or higher, and 43% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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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