Internet providers in Urbana, OH

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Urbana internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Urbana 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 Urbana area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Urbana 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 24% of those living in Urbana.

There are six internet providers serving the Urbana area, and 99.96% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Urbana's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Urbana

The largest internet providers in Urbana are Spectrum, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. bringing cable and satellite options to Urbana.

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

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Urbana covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Urbana residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $53.33.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Urbana. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 112 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 Urbana covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Urbana 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $2.13.

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 Urbana. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 112 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Urbana covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Urbana 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Urbana. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Urbana, OH internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
The Champaign Telephone Company - - DSL 100%
The Champaign Telephone Company - - Fiber-optic 24%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Urbana with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Urbana. The next fastest internet provider in Urbana is The Champaign Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 24% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Urbana with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $53.33.

The Champaign Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Urbana, covering 24% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.