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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 100 MbpsDSL100%
Windstream $75 10 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic20%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Northfield internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Northfield 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 Northfield area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Northfield 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 20% of those living in Northfield.

There are four internet providers serving the Northfield area. Among Northfield's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Northfield

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Northfield residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 100% of the area. Northfield’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers fiber-optic to around 20% of Northfield residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Northfield covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Northfield 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 Northfield, $43.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northfield, $1.51.

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 Northfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northfield's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in Northfield covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Northfield 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Northfield, $43.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northfield, $1.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Northfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northfield's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Windstream fiber-optic internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$75/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

20%

Fiber-optic from Windstream offers broadband to some, but not many households in Northfield covering 20% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Windstream start at $75/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Northfield, $43.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $7.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northfield, $1.51.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Northfield. These download speeds are available to 20% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northfield's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Northfield and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Northfield at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Northfield at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Northfield 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 Northfield with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Northfield. The next fastest internet provider in Northfield is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Northfield with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Northfield, $43.74.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Northfield, covering 20% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.