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Internet providers in Shelby, OH

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Shelby, OH internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL91%
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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Shelby internet service at a glance

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

There are seven internet providers serving the Shelby area, and 99.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Shelby's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Shelby

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Shelby residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 91% of the area. Shelby’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Shelby 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 Shelby covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Shelby 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 Shelby, $48.56.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shelby, $1.18.

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 Shelby. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Shelby'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

91%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Shelby covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Shelby 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 Shelby, $48.56.

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 Shelby, $1.18.

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 Shelby. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Shelby'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 Shelby covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Shelby 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 Shelby, $48.56.

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 Shelby, $1.18.

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

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Shelby with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Shelby. The next fastest internet provider in Shelby is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Benton Ridge Telephone offers the cheapest internet in Shelby with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Shelby, $48.56.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

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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.