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Internet providers in 44281

Find internet providers serving the 44281 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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44281 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL94%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CityLink - -Cable86%
CityLink - -Fiber-optic86%
Armstrong - -Cable2.150%
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44281 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 44281 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 44281 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. 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 86% of those living in the 44281 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 44281 area, and 99.58% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 44281, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 10,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Wadsworth

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 3 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 116 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 44281

The largest internet providers serving the 44281 ZIP code are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 44281 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Wadsworth’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 44281 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 44281 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wadsworth, $55.98.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 44281 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 44281 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Wadsworth, $55.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wadsworth, $0.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 44281 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wadsworth's providers, 43 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 44281 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 44281 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Wadsworth, $55.98.

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 Wadsworth, $0.50.

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 44281 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wadsworth's providers, 43 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 44281 frequently asked questions

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont is the fastest internet provider in the 44281 ZIP code with download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.140% of households in 44281. The next fastest internet provider in the 44281 ZIP code is Telephone Operating Company of Vermont, offering download speeds up to 10,000 Mbps to 1.140% of the area.

Telephone Operating Company of Vermont offers the cheapest internet in the 44281 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wadsworth, $55.98.

CityLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 44281 ZIP code, covering 86% of the city.

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.

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%.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.