Find internet service and providers in Ohio
Overview of internet satisfaction and availability in Ohio
A cable connection is your best bet for internet in Ohio—cable provider Spectrum covers almost the entire state, offering well-priced plans with speeds up to a gigabit and no monthly data restrictions. You can also find AT&T internet (including AT&T’s unbeatable fiber packages) in about a quarter of the Buckeye State. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet is another solid option, with budget-friendly packages that deliver solid speeds for a small household.
Internet providers received an average satisfaction rating of 3.8 out of 5 stars from customers in Ohio.
That ranks Ohio 18th nationwide for internet customer satisfaction.Learn more about our methodology
Internet customer satisfaction in Ohio
$87.70 average price per payment for internet, per household
91.1% of the time, advertised speeds meet household needs
3.8/5 average customer service rating of internet services
3.8/5 average reliability rating of services state-wide
2.45 average people per household
$63,167 average income per household
42 average age per household
58% of population employed
Fastest internet providers in Ohio
|Provider||Avg download speed||Avg upload speed||Availability||Order online|
|Hanson Communications||374.42 Mbps||490.45 Mbps||79.17%||View Plans for Hanson Communications|
|XFINITY||212.96 Mbps||19.82 Mbps||95.8%||View Plans for Xfinity|
|Cox Communications||194.13 Mbps||20.02 Mbps||95.98%||View Plans for Cox Communications|
|MetroNet||187.14 Mbps||182.66 Mbps||52.22%||View Plans for MetroNet|
|WOW!||161.53 Mbps||26.11 Mbps||53.32%||View Plans for WOW!|
Internet by tech type
|Internet tech type||Avg download speed||% of people with access||% availability||Learn more|
|5G Home||221.66 Mbps||94.74%||93.04%||See all providers for 5G Home|
|Cable||857.81 Mbps||97.46%||86.9%||See all providers for Cable|
|DSL||230.3 Mbps||78.9%||75.48%||See all providers for DSL|
|Fiber||2367.28 Mbps||73.61%||83.9%||See all providers for Fiber|
|Fixed Wireless||63.43 Mbps||46.53%||76.44%||See all providers for Fixed Wireless|
|LTE Home||99 Mbps||16.02%||99%||See all providers for LTE Home|
|Satellite||99.44 Mbps||98.13%||100%||See all providers for Satellite|
Best cities for internet in Ohio
Cities in Ohio with the fastest internet
Wapakoneta is the best city in Ohio for internet, shooting to the top of the list thanks to a combination of record-setting average download speeds, wide fiber-optic internet availability, and the presence of a reliable and well-rated internet provider. Tallmadge and Berea also earn top rankings, according to our data.
The most connected cities in Ohio
Columbus is the most internet-connected city in Ohio. Columbus makes it to the top of the list due to the high number of its residents who have access not only to high-speed internet, but also to fiber internet specifically. A large number of Columbus's residents also have access to three or more internet providers—an uncommon number of options compared to the rest of the state. Cincinnati and Cleveland also make it to the top of our list.
HighSpeedInternet.com relies on proprietary and exclusive data to analyze the customer and provider trends presented on this page. We analyze millions of results from our speed test tool to determine average statewide speeds, fastest speeds, and availability. Our annual customer satisfaction survey provides us with data for developing the satisfaction rating. We also draw from data provided to us directly by internet providers to determine available tech types and average speeds.