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Internet providers in 45203

Find internet providers serving the 45203 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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45203 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL90%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic57%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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45203 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 45203 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Ohio - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 45203 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 77% of those living in the 45203 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 45203 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 45203, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Cincinnati

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 73 Mbps 34 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 45203

The largest internet providers serving the 45203 ZIP code are Spectrum and Altafiber bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 45203 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Altafiber, which covers 90% of the area. Cincinnati’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers fiber-optic to around 57% of residents in the 45203 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 45203 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 45203 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Cincinnati, $56.24.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cincinnati, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 45203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cincinnati's providers, 337 Mbps.

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Altafiber DSL internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to nearly all households in the 45203 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Cincinnati, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cincinnati, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 45203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cincinnati's providers, 337 Mbps.

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Altafiber fiber-optic internet

Provider
Altafiber
Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

250 Mbps

Average availability

57%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to about half of households in the 45203 ZIP code, covering 57% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Altafiber is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 45203 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Altafiber start at $39.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Cincinnati, $56.24.

Altafiber customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.16 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cincinnati, $0.27.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 250 Mbps in 45203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 57% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cincinnati's providers, 337 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 45203 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 45203 and the greater Cincinnati area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Cincinnati at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Cincinnati at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 45203 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 45203 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 45203 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 45203. The next fastest internet provider in the 45203 ZIP code is Altafiber, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Altafiber offers the cheapest internet in the 45203 ZIP with service starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cincinnati, $56.24.

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 45203 ZIP code, covering 57% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.