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Internet Providers in Edison, Ohio
Residential Internet Statistics for Edison, OH
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$69.99|
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Internet Access in Edison, Ohio
Information on this page is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to further validate the information. Plan and pricing information is collected manually by our data science team. To date, we've analyzed 196 broadband plans in and near Edison since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 320 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
So far as coverage options, the average Edison home has 3-4 providers serving their location. Still, 70.65 percent of the Edison population are limited to one or fewer options for home Internet.
Taking a look at network tech available within Edison, we see that the most common physical wire Internet connection types are DSL (87.34 percent coverage) and Cable (40.74 percent coverage). Cable internet connections are sold by cable television corporations, leveraging preexisting TV network connections. Local customers of cable ISPs like Spectrum generally select cable thanks to the combination of low pricing for decent speeds. (At least, compared to DSL.) Telephone companies usually offer DSL service, since DSL, or "Digital Subscriber Line," sends digital information via telephone lines. As copper wires go, the twisted copper makeup of telephone lines has lower performance compared to cable and significantly less than fiber.
CenturyLink is a common alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Edison with 87 percent local availability and a top download speed of 100 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet for residents of Edison. fixed wireless companies such as WATCH Communications are able to offer 5 Mbps or more via direct wireless links. There are also 4 providers within city limits with enterprise and business subscriptions such as T1 or custom fiber loops. The small business providers listed here include all providers with explicit business packages online, although some offer both home and business Internet.
According to the most recent FCC data and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable ISPs in Edison as measured by coverage area. The more common companies often overlap in different neighborhoods around Edison.
Internet Statistics 2021
70.7% of consumers in Edison1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Edison, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||87.3%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Edison
Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the top providers currently use data caps for their home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since users view caps as a strategy to stop "cord cutting", while providers explain that data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Edison to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Edison||1.3 Mbps||7||$1.03 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +533.1 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.89 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +147.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +159.3 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +168.2 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +160.8 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|