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Virginia Has the Fastest Internet Speed in the United States

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Just imagine if Verizon decided to expand FIOS into places like Alexandria how much faster the internet speed would be (a guy can dream…)? How is your internet speed in Virginia? Do you agree with this? Discuss below…

Via CBS News

If you’re looking for the fastest Internet service in the U.S., you should pack your bags for Virginia. With an average of 13.7 megabits per second, Virginia tops the country for the speediest Internet access, according to Broadview Networks.

What state has the slowest broadband speed? Alaska, with an average of 7 Mbps. How fast is the home of Silicon Valley — California? It comes in No. 20 with an average of 10.9 Mbps.

Broadview Networks created a map that shows which states have the fastest Internet service and which ones lag. The cloud services provider got the data from Akamai’s “State of the Internet” report released in June.

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