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Internet Access

Internet Access

Graphs at a Glance

2016 National Rankings for Effective Digital Government Services

Rank State
A Michigan, Missouri, Ohio, Utah, Virginia
B+ Tennessee, North Carolina (with 8 other states)
B Maryland (with 13 other states)
Source: Center for Digital Government State Rankings, 2016.

City and County Rankings for Effective Digital Government Services

Source: Center for Digital Government City and County Rankings, various years.
Ranking Virginia Counties, 2016 Digital Counties Survey
500,000 + 250,000-499,999 150,000-249,999 Less than 150,000
Fairfax County: 2nd

Chesterfield County: 2nd
Loudoun County: 4th

Arlington County: 1st

Albemarle County: 2nd
Roanoke County: 3rd
Montgomery County: 4th
Goochland County: 7th
Franklin County: 9th

Ranking Virginia Cities, 2015 Digital Cities Survey
250,000 + 125,000-249,999 75,000-124,999 30,000-74,999
Virginia Beach: 5th Alexandria: 1st
Hampton: 7th

Roanoke: 2nd
Lynchburg: 6th

Manassas, Williamsburg: 7th

Average Internet Use, by State. See text for explanation.

Percentage of People Who Use the Internet (Any Location),
by State, 2009-2012


Households with Broadband Access, by State

Percentage of U.S. Households with Broadband Subscriptions,
by State, 2013-2015


Average Broadband Speeds, by State.

Percentage of Population with Access to Broadband,
by State, 2010-2014


Average Broadband Speeds, by State.

Percentage of Population with Access to Broadband,
by Region, 2010-2014