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Broadband Service in Ohio

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INTERNET ACCESS IN Ohio

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COVERAGE BY COUNTY

Ohio Interactive SVG Map showing broadband coverage by county.
89.3%
89.3% TERRESTRIAL BROADBAND COVERAGE
47.7%
47.7% POPULATION UNDERSERVED

49.5

24th

BROADBAND SPEEDS

94.0%

of Ohioans have access to wired broadband 25mbps or faster.

93.1%

of Ohioans have access to broadband 100mbps or faster.

19.5%

of Ohioans have access to 1 gigabit broadband.

WIRED COVERAGE

98.1%

of Ohioans have access to wireline service.

17.4%

of Ohioans have access to fiber-optic service.

93.4%

of Ohioans have access to cable service.

90.6%

of Ohioans have access to DSL service.

Coverage by County in Ohio

County Name% Broadband Coverage
Adams54.5%
Allen95.3%
Ashland81.4%
Ashtabula92.8%
Athens79.8%
Auglaize90.2%
Belmont85.7%
Brown67.7%
Butler99.2%
Carroll57.0%
Champaign83.0%
Clark99.4%
Clermont99.4%
Clinton75.5%
Columbiana83.6%
Coshocton68.8%
Crawford86.9%
Cuyahoga100.0%
Darke80.3%
Defiance82.8%
Delaware97.7%
Erie96.6%
Fairfield95.1%
Fayette86.5%
Franklin100.0%
Fulton78.6%
Gallia51.8%
Geauga90.0%
Greene97.6%
Guernsey59.7%
Hamilton100.0%
Hancock92.5%
Hardin76.5%
Harrison51.8%
Henry76.6%
Highland76.5%
Hocking61.6%
Holmes45.1%
Huron86.6%
Jackson70.8%
Jefferson87.3%
Knox74.9%
Lake99.9%
Lawrence86.6%
Licking95.2%
Logan82.0%
Lorain90.6%
Lucas98.4%
Madison91.5%
Mahoning99.3%
Marion90.7%
Medina98.4%
Meigs60.9%
Mercer86.1%
Miami96.2%
Monroe0.0%
Montgomery99.7%
Morgan58.0%
Morrow73.2%
Muskingum90.2%
Noble51.3%
Ottawa92.5%
Paulding61.8%
Perry65.6%
Pickaway78.3%
Pike74.9%
Portage96.9%
Preble86.8%
Putnam88.1%
Richland92.4%
Ross92.1%
Sandusky93.0%
Scioto84.7%
Seneca87.4%
Shelby88.4%
Stark99.3%
Summit100.0%
Trumbull96.9%
Tuscarawas84.5%
Union80.0%
Van Wert76.3%
Vinton38.2%
Warren97.4%
Washington79.7%
Wayne91.4%
Williams71.3%
Wood92.8%
Wyandot71.1%

Internet Speed in Top Ohio Cities

CityAvg. Download SpeedNo. of Providers
1.Cincinnati70.1 MBPS26 Providers
2.Columbus58.0 MBPS32 Providers
3.Cleveland33.8 MBPS34 Providers
4.Dayton48.5 MBPS28 Providers
5.Toledo39.2 MBPS24 Providers

Speeds for Major Providers in Ohio

ProviderAvg. Download Speed
WOW!70.3 MBPS
Charter Spectrum61.2 MBPS
AT&T Internet44.5 MBPS
CenturyLink21.3 MBPS
Frontier Communications12.5 MBPS

GOV'T FUNDING

  • Since 2010, Connect Ohio has been awarded $7,025,762 in federal grants for Ohio's Broadband Initiative.
  • Another $141,300,142, accounting for 4.1% of all federal infrastructure grants, was awarded to broadband infrastructure projects in Ohio.
  • Since 2011, access to a wired connection of at least 10mbps has improved from 92.0% to 96.8% of Ohioans.

QUICK STATS

  • In total there are 269 internet providers in Ohio.
  • There are 618,000 people in Ohio without access to a wired connection capable of 25mbps download speeds.
  • There are 898,000 people in Ohio that have access to only one wired provider, leaving them no options to switch.
  • Another 217,000 people in Ohio don't have any wired internet providers available where they live.

Sources: Data collected via the FCC, NTIA, and other sources. For a full list of data sources please visit our data page.

Ohio CITIES

Average speed over time
Akron100.0%25 providers
Alliance98.9%15 providers
Amelia100.0%12 providers
Amherst99.3%13 providers
Ashland83.5%12 providers
Ashtabula99.9%9 providers
Athens91.9%13 providers
Aurora100.0%11 providers
Avon99.8%17 providers
Avon Lake100.0%17 providers
Barberton100.0%14 providers
Batavia99.9%12 providers
Bay Village100.0%13 providers
Beachwood100.0%19 providers
Bedford100.0%19 providers
Bellefontaine89.4%12 providers
Bellevue85.2%15 providers
Berea100.0%17 providers
Bethel95.8%9 providers
Blacklick100.0%13 providers
Bowling Green95.1%17 providers
Brecksville100.0%16 providers
Broadview Heights100.0%18 providers
Brookpark100.0%21 providers
Brookville96.7%15 providers
Brunswick100.0%19 providers
Bryan87.1%13 providers
Bucyrus88.0%13 providers
Cambridge88.5%15 providers
Canal Fulton100.0%13 providers
Canal Winchester100.0%16 providers
Canfield99.6%12 providers
Canton100.0%23 providers
Celina89.5%18 providers
Chagrin Falls97.0%18 providers
Chardon98.9%17 providers
Chillicothe97.7%10 providers
Cincinnati100.0%26 providers
Circleville78.8%14 providers
Cleveland100.0%34 providers
Cleves100.0%9 providers
Columbus100.0%32 providers
Conneaut95.3%8 providers
Cortland99.5%9 providers
Coshocton92.4%11 providers
Cuyahoga Falls100.0%15 providers
Dayton100.0%28 providers
Defiance91.4%16 providers
Delaware97.8%17 providers
Dover95.1%11 providers
Dublin100.0%20 providers
East Liverpool97.8%13 providers
Eastlake100.0%14 providers
Eaton86.9%15 providers
Elyria99.2%14 providers
Englewood100.0%16 providers
Euclid100.0%19 providers
Fairborn100.0%17 providers
Fairfield100.0%17 providers
Findlay98.7%20 providers
Fostoria94.9%17 providers
Franklin100.0%18 providers
Fremont95.5%17 providers
Galion94.2%12 providers
Gallipolis76.8%13 providers
Galloway100.0%16 providers
Geneva99.3%9 providers
Girard100.0%11 providers
Grafton21.3%15 providers
Granville99.4%10 providers
Greenville91.9%13 providers
Grove City100.0%17 providers
Groveport100.0%18 providers
Hamilton99.4%15 providers
Harrison99.8%11 providers
Heath91.7%11 providers
Hilliard100.0%19 providers
Hillsboro81.3%13 providers
Holland97.5%15 providers
Hubbard99.5%11 providers
Hudson100.0%11 providers
Huron96.7%16 providers
Independence100.0%23 providers
Ironton99.1%11 providers
Jackson74.7%13 providers
Johnstown99.1%14 providers
Kent100.0%16 providers
Kenton77.5%17 providers
Lakewood100.0%15 providers
Lancaster97.6%15 providers
Lebanon99.8%18 providers
Lewis Center100.0%20 providers
Lima98.0%20 providers
Lisbon61.2%14 providers
Logan71.2%13 providers
London94.3%19 providers
Lorain100.0%14 providers
Louisville99.2%11 providers
Loveland100.0%14 providers
Lucasville71.9%10 providers
Macedonia100.0%13 providers
Madison99.5%8 providers
Maineville100.0%12 providers
Mansfield93.8%23 providers
Maple Heights100.0%17 providers
Marietta96.0%13 providers
Marion95.2%17 providers
Marysville84.6%12 providers
Mason100.0%13 providers
Massillon100.0%16 providers
Maumee99.9%20 providers
Medina99.1%17 providers
Mentor100.0%16 providers
Miamisburg100.0%18 providers
Middlefield62.2%14 providers
Middletown99.5%19 providers
Milford100.0%13 providers
Millersburg52.3%12 providers
Mogadore100.0%10 providers
Morrow93.5%11 providers
Mount Vernon81.9%9 providers
Napoleon85.2%15 providers
New Albany100.0%17 providers
New Carlisle99.0%12 providers
New Philadelphia94.3%13 providers
Newark98.7%9 providers
Niles100.0%12 providers
North Canton100.0%17 providers
North Olmsted100.0%21 providers
North Ridgeville100.0%14 providers
North Royalton100.0%19 providers
Northfield100.0%9 providers
Norwalk96.4%12 providers
Oberlin28.4%15 providers
Olmsted Falls100.0%13 providers
Oregon99.8%17 providers
Orient91.2%14 providers
Orrville93.9%13 providers
Oxford95.6%14 providers
Painesville100.0%13 providers
Pataskala99.9%15 providers
Perrysburg98.8%16 providers
Pickerington100.0%19 providers
Piqua98.0%12 providers
Plain City93.9%14 providers
Port Clinton99.9%14 providers
Portsmouth100.0%12 providers
Powell100.0%17 providers
Ravenna97.9%16 providers
Reynoldsburg100.0%17 providers
Rocky River99.9%21 providers
Saint Clairsville88.9%15 providers
Saint Marys91.1%17 providers
Salem95.3%16 providers
Sandusky98.4%18 providers
Sheffield Lake100.0%12 providers
Shelby94.0%13 providers
Sidney93.1%13 providers
Solon100.0%19 providers
South Point92.2%12 providers
Springboro100.0%15 providers
Springfield100.0%18 providers
Steubenville98.0%16 providers
Stow100.0%15 providers
Streetsboro100.0%12 providers
Strongsville100.0%20 providers
Sunbury94.5%14 providers
Swanton92.6%14 providers
Sylvania99.3%13 providers
Tallmadge100.0%13 providers
Tiffin94.8%19 providers
Tipp City99.2%17 providers
Toledo98.6%24 providers
Trenton99.7%12 providers
Troy98.6%15 providers
Twinsburg100.0%16 providers
Uniontown100.0%15 providers
Urbana92.7%14 providers
Van Wert87.8%16 providers
Vandalia100.0%20 providers
Vermilion99.9%11 providers
Wadsworth100.0%12 providers
Wapakoneta90.2%13 providers
Warren99.2%17 providers
Washington Court House94.5%12 providers
Wauseon77.4%13 providers
Waverly91.6%10 providers
Wellington57.1%12 providers
West Chester100.0%15 providers
Westerville100.0%22 providers
Westlake100.0%21 providers
Wheelersburg85.1%9 providers
Wickliffe100.0%17 providers
Willard89.5%14 providers
Willoughby100.0%15 providers
Wilmington81.0%16 providers
Wooster97.4%14 providers
Xenia95.0%17 providers
Youngstown99.7%20 providers
Zanesville98.0%12 providers
Last Updated on 2/6/2020.