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Internet providers in University Heights, OH

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University Heights, OH internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic74%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
WideOpenWest - -Cable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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University Heights internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in University Heights 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 University Heights area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of University Heights residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 74% of those living in University Heights.

There are five internet providers serving the University Heights area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among University Heights's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in University Heights

The largest internet providers in University Heights are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to University Heights.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all University Heights residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 74% of the area. University Heights’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of University Heights residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in University Heights covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in University Heights 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in University Heights, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in University Heights, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in University Heights. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all University Heights's providers, 301 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

74%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to most households in University Heights covering 74% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout University Heights than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in University Heights, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in University Heights, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in University Heights. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all University Heights's providers, 301 Mbps.

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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 University Heights covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but University Heights 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 University Heights, $46.25.

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 University Heights, $0.72.

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 University Heights. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all University Heights's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of University Heights, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside University Heights, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in University Heights and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in University Heights at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in University Heights at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many University Heights residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in University Heights with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 74% of households in University Heights. The next fastest internet provider in University Heights is WideOpenWest, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 98% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in University Heights with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in University Heights, $46.25.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in University Heights, covering 74% of the city.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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%.

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.