Why you can trust Allconnect We compare current internet plans to help you make the best decision for your needs and location. How we review providers How we make money

Internet providers in 43228

Find internet providers serving the 43228 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Columbus City Map

Internet providers in your area

43228 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL96%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.130%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable79%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

43228 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 43228 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Ohio - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 43228 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 43228 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 43228 area, and 99.21% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 43228, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in Columbus

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 374 Mbps 343 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 171 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 43228

The largest internet providers serving the 43228 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 43228 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Columbus’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 79% of residents in the 43228 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 43228 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $53.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Columbus, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 43228 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 362 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 43228 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 43228 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $53.99.

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 Columbus, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 43228 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 362 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

WOW! cable internet

Provider
WOW!
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

79%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to most households in the 43228 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 43228 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $53.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Columbus, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 43228 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Columbus's providers, 362 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 43228 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 43228 and the greater Columbus area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Columbus at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Columbus at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 43228 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 43228 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 43228 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 43228. The next fastest internet provider in the 43228 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 0.130% of the area.

WOW! offers the cheapest internet in the 43228 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Columbus, $53.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 43228 ZIP code, covering 0.130% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.