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Internet providers in Northbrook, OH

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Northbrook, OH internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Cincinnati Bell $34.99 5 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic78%
Cincinnati Bell $34.99 5 - 30 MbpsDSL39%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 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 cable, which covers 100% of Northbrook residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 78% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 60% 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 $34.99 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 Cincinnati Bell 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 Cincinnati Bell, which covers 78% of the area. Northbrook’s third most-available internet provider, Cincinnati Bell, offers DSL to around 39% of Northbrook residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

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 $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Northbrook, $47.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northbrook, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Northbrook. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Northbrook's providers, 342 Mbps.

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Cincinnati Bell fiber-optic internet

Provider

Cincinnati Bell

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

250 Mbps

Average availability

78%

Fiber-optic from Cincinnati Bell offers broadband to most households in Northbrook covering 78% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Cincinnati Bell 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 Cincinnati Bell start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Northbrook, $47.49.

Cincinnati Bell customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northbrook, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cincinnati Bell 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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Cincinnati Bell DSL internet

Provider

Cincinnati Bell

Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

39%

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

DSL internet from Cincinnati Bell 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 Cincinnati Bell start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Northbrook, $47.49.

Cincinnati Bell customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 5 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northbrook, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cincinnati Bell offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Northbrook. These download speeds are available to 39% of the area, and are much slower 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 significantly higher than average in Northbrook at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Northbrook at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 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

Cincinnati Bell is the fastest internet provider in Northbrook with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 78% of households in Northbrook. The next fastest internet provider in Northbrook is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Cincinnati Bell offers the cheapest internet in Northbrook with plans starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Northbrook, $47.49.

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

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.