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Virginia Beach, VA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Virginia Beach

^ An estimated 307,472 Virginia Beach residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Virginia Beach

^ 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 Virginia Beach

^ There are an estimated 130,960 Virginia Beach residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Virginia Beach Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Virginia Beach

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Virginia Beach
    • Average download speed: 15.06 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 7.85 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 15.29 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 13.58 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 131 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Virginia Beach vs. the U.S.

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


Wireless Internet Speed in Virginia Beach

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Virginia Beach
    • Average download speed: 2.51 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 2.11 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 3.01 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 13.58 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 156 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Virginia Beach vs. the U.S.

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


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Virginia Beach

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Virginia Beach, VA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Cable Modem50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Other Copper Wireline3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Virginia Beach, 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 Virginia Beach, 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.

Virginia Beach Internet Statistics

Virginia Beach Internet Connectivity

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


Connected to the Internet in Virginia Beach


  • Virginia Beach Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 307,472 Virginia Beach residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 130,960 Virginia Beach residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Virginia Beach Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 351,271 Virginia Beach residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach: The median household income is $38,833 and 8% of households are below poverty level [6].


Local Internet-Related Businesses in Virginia Beach

Free Wi-Fi in or near Virginia Beach, VA

Local businesses offering patrons free wi-fi Internet connectivity in the community.

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Community Anchor Institutions in Virginia Beach , VA

Organizations facilitating the greater use of broadband service in the community.


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Electronics Stores in or near Virginia Beach, VA

Businesses selling Internet-related hardware & software products in the community.

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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 Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach is a city with a population of 437,994 [2] that is located in Virginia Beach County in the state of Virginia.

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Virginia Beach Internet Access

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

More About Virginia Beach

Of all residents in Virginia Beach, 98% have a high school diploma or higher, and 23% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

Other Cities in VA

ZIP Codes in VA


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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