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Internet providers in 44870

Find internet providers serving the 44870 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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44870 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL88%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL1.450%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable2.520%
Buckeye Broadband $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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44870 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 44870 ZIP code 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 44870 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% 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 nine internet providers serving the 44870 area, and 87.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 44870, 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
Spectrum 60 Mbps 40 Mbps Cable
AT&T 21 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL
Buckeye Broadband 104 Mbps 7 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 44870

The largest internet providers serving the 44870 ZIP code are AT&T, Buckeye Broadband, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 44870 ZIP code, covering 88% 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 residents in the 44870 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 44870 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Sandusky, $49.35.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandusky, $0.91.

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 44870 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 75 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 the 44870 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 44870 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, $49.35.

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 Sandusky, $0.91.

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 44870 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 75 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 the 44870 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 44870 ZIP 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, $49.35.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sandusky, $0.91.

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 44870 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sandusky's providers, 75 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 44870 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 44870 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 88% of households in 44870. The next fastest internet provider in the 44870 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 2.520% of the area.

Buckeye Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 44870 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sandusky, $49.35.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.