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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 100 MbpsDSL98%
Windstream $27 10 - 100 MbpsCable16%
Windstream $75 10 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic0.145%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ridgway internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ridgway is comparable to the rest of Pennsylvania - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Ridgway area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ridgway residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ridgway, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Ridgway area, and 97.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ridgway's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ridgway

The largest internet providers in Ridgway are Xfinity and Windstream bringing cable and DSL options to Ridgway.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Ridgway residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 98% of the area. Ridgway’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers cable to around 16% of Ridgway residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Ridgway covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ridgway, $39.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ridgway, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Ridgway. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Ridgway's providers, 122 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in Ridgway covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Ridgway 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ridgway, $39.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ridgway, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Ridgway. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ridgway's providers, 122 Mbps.

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Windstream cable internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$27/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

16%

Cable from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in Ridgway covering 16% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Windstream start at $27/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ridgway, $39.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ridgway, $1.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Ridgway. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Ridgway's providers, 122 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Ridgway with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Ridgway. The next fastest internet provider in Ridgway is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in Ridgway with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ridgway, $39.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Ridgway, covering 0.145% 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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.