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Internet providers in Sandusky, OH

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Sandusky, OH internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL92%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Benton Ridge Telephone - -Wireless100%
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Sandusky internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Sandusky 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 Sandusky area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Sandusky residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sandusky, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Sandusky area, and 89.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sandusky's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sandusky

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Buckeye Broadband 104 Mbps 7 Mbps Cable
AT&T 21 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Sandusky

The largest internet providers in Sandusky are AT&T, Buckeye Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Sandusky.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Sandusky residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Buckeye Broadband, which covers 98% of the area. Sandusky’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sandusky residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Sandusky covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Sandusky 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sandusky, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandusky, $2.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Sandusky. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 101 Mbps.

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Buckeye Broadband cable internet

Provider

Buckeye Broadband

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Buckeye Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in Sandusky covering 98% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Sandusky 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 Sandusky, $52.49.

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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandusky, $2.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Buckeye Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Sandusky. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 101 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 Sandusky covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sandusky 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 Sandusky, $52.49.

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 Sandusky, $2.92.

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 Sandusky. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 101 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Sandusky with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Sandusky. The next fastest internet provider in Sandusky is Buckeye Broadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Sandusky with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sandusky, $52.49.

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.

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.

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.

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.