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Internet providers in Oberlin, OH

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Oberlin, OH internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL92%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL11%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.547%
Cable Co-op $23.95 15 - 1,000 MbpsCable60%
Armstrong - -Cable2.782%
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Oberlin internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Oberlin 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 Oberlin area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Oberlin residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 64% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.620% of those living in Oberlin.

There are six internet providers serving the Oberlin area, and 59.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Oberlin's six internet providers, prices start at $23.95 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Oberlin

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Armstrong 89 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable
Cable Co-op 70 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
Frontier 20 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Oberlin

The largest internet providers in Oberlin are Frontier, Cable Co-op, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Oberlin.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Oberlin residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cable Co-op, which covers 60% of the area. Oberlin’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Oberlin residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Oberlin covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Oberlin 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Oberlin, $53.48.

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Cable Co-op cable internet

Provider

Cable Co-op

Starting price*
$23.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

60%

Cable from Cable Co-op offers broadband to most households in Oberlin covering 60% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cable Co-op start at $23.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Oberlin, $53.48.

Cable Co-op customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oberlin, $3.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cable Co-op offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Oberlin. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Oberlin's providers, 17 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Oberlin covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Oberlin where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Oberlin, $53.48.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Oberlin, $3.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Oberlin. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Oberlin's providers, 17 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Oberlin with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 11% of households in Oberlin. The next fastest internet provider in Oberlin is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 2.547% of the area.

Cable Co-op offers the cheapest internet in Oberlin with plans starting at $23.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Oberlin, $53.48.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Oberlin, covering 2.547% of the city.

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.

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.

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.