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Internet providers in Fairborn, OH

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Fairborn, OH internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.180%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL13%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fairborn internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fairborn 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 Fairborn area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fairborn residents. 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 Fairborn.

There are five internet providers serving the Fairborn area, and 97.26% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fairborn's five internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fairborn

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 229 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
AT&T 37 Mbps 10 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Fairborn

The largest internet providers in Fairborn are AT&T, Spectrum, and Altafiber bringing DSL and cable options to Fairborn.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Fairborn residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Fairborn’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers DSL to around 13% of Fairborn residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Fairborn covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Fairborn 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 Fairborn, $55.99.

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 Fairborn, $0.46.

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 Fairborn. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fairborn's providers, 283 Mbps.

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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 Fairborn covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fairborn 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 Fairborn, $55.99.

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 Fairborn, $0.46.

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 Fairborn. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fairborn's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Altafiber DSL internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

13%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to a limited number of households in Fairborn covering 13% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines in Fairborn 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 Fairborn, $55.99.

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 Fairborn, $0.46.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Altafiber offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Fairborn. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fairborn's providers, 283 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Fairborn, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Fairborn, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Fairborn with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Fairborn. The next fastest internet provider in Fairborn is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 1.180% of the area.

Altafiber offers the cheapest internet in Fairborn with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fairborn, $55.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fairborn, covering 1.180% of the city.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.