Internet providers in Ontario, OH

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Ontario, OH internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL92%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Benton Ridge Telephone $29.99 0.768 - 5 MbpsWireless100%
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Ontario internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ontario 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 Ontario area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ontario residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ontario, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Ontario area, and 99.02% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ontario's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ontario

The largest internet providers in Ontario are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Ontario.

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Ontario 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 Ontario, $46.66.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ontario, $1.06.

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 Ontario. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ontario's providers, 45 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Ontario 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ontario, $46.66.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ontario, $1.06.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Ontario. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ontario's providers, 45 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ontario 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Ontario, $46.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ontario, $1.06.

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 Ontario. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ontario's providers, 45 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Ontario with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Ontario. The next fastest internet provider in Ontario is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Benton Ridge Telephone offers the cheapest internet in Ontario with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ontario, $46.66.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.