Internet providers in Northwood, OH

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Northwood 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 Northwood area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Northwood residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Northwood, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Northwood area, and 92.83% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Northwood's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Northwood

The largest internet providers in Northwood are AT&T, Spectrum, and Buckeye Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to Northwood.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Northwood residents, covering 86% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Northwood’s third most-available internet provider, Buckeye Broadband, offers cable to around 92% of Northwood residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Northwood covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Northwood 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Northwood, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northwood, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Northwood. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northwood's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Northwood covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Northwood, $42.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northwood, $1.25.

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 Northwood. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Northwood's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Buckeye Broadband cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Buckeye Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in Northwood covering 92% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Buckeye Broadband start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Northwood, $42.49.

Buckeye Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Northwood, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Buckeye Broadband offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Northwood. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Northwood's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Northwood and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Northwood at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is higher than average for Northwood at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Northwood residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Northwood, OH internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL86%
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 1 MbpsDSL3.419%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 MbpsCable99%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99/mo. 25 - 300 MbpsCable92%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Buckeye Broadband is the fastest internet provider in Northwood with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Northwood. The next fastest internet provider in Northwood is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Northwood with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Northwood, $42.49.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.