Internet Providers in Avon Lake, Ohio

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Residential Internet Statistics for Avon Lake, OH
Wired Internet Providers: 5
Average Speed Test Result: 65.82 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 0%

Internet Access in Avon Lake, Ohio

Information below is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. Our data also includes direct provider reports to validate that information. Plan and pricing data on this page is aggregated manually by our research division. Locally, we've collected and verified 363 bundled Internet plans in Avon Lake. The speed averages shown here are calculated from 18,390 speed test recordingsover the past 12 months.

Most people in Avon Lake have two or more Internet companies at a given address. That said, the amount of choice tends to change depending on which neighborhood you're looking at. The map provided below shows competition shifts in different parts of the city.

DSL and cable are the primary broadband network types around the Avon Lake metro area. They are fighting for the same subscribers at many addresses and competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed is overall better, but the overall speeds we've recorded with either type are similar.

Coverage from the biggest companies, Spectrum and Viasat Internet (formerly Exede), as a rule, will overlap. As residents might expect, the choice between Spectrum and Viasat is a common one.

Besides the Internet options detailed above, HughesNet is another option to consider. They have Internet in practically one hundred percent of Avon Lake. Fixed wireless companies such as North Coast Wireless Communications are worth looking at, but the main wired options are usually a stronger value when it comes to performance and pricing.

  • There are 15 internet providers in Avon Lake with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Avon Lake is the 103rd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Bay Village and Sheffield Lake, but behind Westlake, North Olmsted, and Avon.
  • The fastest zip code in Avon Lake for February 2021 is 44012. (see all below).

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Avon Lake, Ohio

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 940 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Avon Lake, Ohio

  • CenturyLink - 99.3% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Spectrum - 100.0% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • WOW! - 99.6% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - 2.2% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Avon Lake - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Avon Lake

Avon Lake Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Avon Lake is the 103rd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Bay Village and Sheffield Lake, but behind Westlake, North Olmsted, and Avon.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 1,000 people in Lorain County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 7% of people living in Avon Lake have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of Avon Lake residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 44012 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Avon Lake.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Lorain County, approximately 21,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Avon Lake

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL and Fiber 99.3%+ 940 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 100% 940 Mbps
North Coast Wireless Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
WOW! Cable 99.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Internet DSL 2.2%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL and Fiber 91.8%+ 940 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
North Coast Wireless Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Agile Networks Fixed Wireless 36.1%+ 50 Mbps
Crown Castle Fiber Fiber 19.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 4.4%+ 3.0 Mbps

Compare Avon Lake to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Avon Lake 65.8 Mbps 9 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +283.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +41.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +33.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +45.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +49.5 Mbps ) 9 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )