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Internet providers in 44830

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44830 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 50 MbpsDSL94%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable98%
BTC Multimedia $44.95 8 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Benton Ridge Telephone $29.99 0.768 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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44830 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 44830 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 44830 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in the 44830 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 44830 area, and 96.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 44830, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 44830

The largest internet providers serving the 44830 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and BTC Multimedia bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 44830 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 98% of the area. Fostoria’s third most-available internet provider, BTC Multimedia, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of residents in the 44830 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 44830 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fostoria, $42.84.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fostoria, $1.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 44830 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fostoria's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 44830 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 44830 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fostoria, $42.84.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fostoria, $1.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 44830 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Fostoria's providers, 175 Mbps.

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BTC Multimedia fiber-optic internet

Provider

BTC Multimedia

Starting price*
$44.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from BTC Multimedia offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 44830 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from BTC Multimedia is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 44830 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for BTC Multimedia start at $44.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fostoria, $42.84.

BTC Multimedia customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 8 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.62 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fostoria, $1.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, BTC Multimedia offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 44830 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fostoria's providers, 175 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 44830 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 44830 and the greater Fostoria area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Fostoria at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Fostoria at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 44830 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Fostoria may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Fostoria cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 44830 frequently asked questions

BTC Multimedia is the fastest internet provider in the 44830 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in 44830. The next fastest internet provider in the 44830 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Benton Ridge Telephone offers the cheapest internet in the 44830 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fostoria, $42.84.

BTC Multimedia is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 44830 ZIP code, covering 14% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.