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Internet providers in 43078

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43078 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable94%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 10 MbpsDSL1.870%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 3 MbpsDSL1.450%
CT Communications Network $49.99 50 - 50 MbpsDSL92%
CT Communications Network $49.99 50 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic26%
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43078 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 43078 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 43078 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in the 43078 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 43078 area, and 90.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 43078, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Urbana

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 3 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CT Communications Network 18 Mbps 3 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 107 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 43078

The largest internet providers serving the 43078 ZIP code are Spectrum and CT Communications Network bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 43078 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CT Communications Network, which covers 92% of the area. Urbana’s third most-available internet provider, CT Communications Network, offers fiber-optic to around 26% of residents in the 43078 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 43078 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 43078 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 Urbana, $42.49.

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 Urbana, $0.80.

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 43078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 66 Mbps.

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CT Communications Network DSL internet

Provider

CT Communications Network

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CT Communications Network offers broadband to nearly all households in the 43078 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from CT Communications Network 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 CT Communications Network start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $42.49.

CT Communications Network customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CT Communications Network offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 43078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 66 Mbps.

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CT Communications Network fiber-optic internet

Provider

CT Communications Network

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

26%

Fiber-optic from CT Communications Network offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 43078 ZIP code, covering 26% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CT Communications Network is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 43078 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CT Communications Network start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $42.49.

CT Communications Network customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CT Communications Network offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 43078 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 26% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 66 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 43078 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 43078 and the greater Urbana area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Urbana at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Urbana at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 43078 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Urbana may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Urbana cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 43078 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 43078 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 43078. The next fastest internet provider in the 43078 ZIP code is CT Communications Network, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 26% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 43078 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $42.49.

CT Communications Network is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 43078 ZIP code, covering 26% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.