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Internet providers in Northbrook, OH

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Northbrook, OH internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic78%
Altafiber $39.99 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL39%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Northbrook internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Northbrook 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 Northbrook area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Northbrook residents. 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 78% of those living in Northbrook.

There are four internet providers serving the Northbrook area, and 99.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Northbrook's four internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Northbrook

The largest internet providers in Northbrook are Spectrum and Altafiber bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to Northbrook.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Northbrook residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Altafiber, which covers 78% of the area. Northbrook’s third most-available internet provider, Altafiber, offers DSL to around 39% of Northbrook residents.

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 Northbrook covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Northbrook 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 Northbrook, $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 Northbrook, $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 Northbrook. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Northbrook's providers, 342 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

78%

Fiber-optic from Altafiber offers broadband to most households in Northbrook covering 78% 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 Northbrook 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 Northbrook, $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 Northbrook, $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 Northbrook. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Northbrook's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Altafiber DSL internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

39%

DSL from Altafiber offers broadband to some, but not many households in Northbrook covering 39% of the area.

DSL internet from Altafiber uses telephone lines in Northbrook 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 Northbrook, $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 Northbrook, $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 3 Mbps in Northbrook. These download speeds are available to 39% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Northbrook's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Northbrook with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Northbrook. The next fastest internet provider in Northbrook is Altafiber, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 78% of the area.

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

Altafiber is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Northbrook, covering 78% of the city.

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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.

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%.