Internet Providers in Houston, Ohio

Residential Internet Statistics for Houston, OH
Internet Service Providers: 11
Plans Start From: $6
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Houston, Ohio:

Showing 1 to 13 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    83.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    83.1% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    64.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    64.9% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. AT&T Internet
    9.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    9.5% Available
  • 6. 6. CenturyLink
    10.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    10.1% Available
  • 7. 7. WATCH
    86.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    86.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Wabash Mutual Telephone
    72% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    72% Available
  • 9. 9. NKTelco
    54.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *300 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    54.9% Available
  • 10. 10. Imagine
    52.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    52.1% Available
  • 11. 11. Skymesh, Inc.
    9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *20 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    9% Available
  • 12. 12. Hometown Cable Company
    7.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.5
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    7.1% Available
  • 13. 13. NKTelco
    5.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    5.6% Available
  • 1. CenturyLink Business
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. Spectrum Business
    79.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    79.5% Available
  • 3. Imagine
    60.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    60.3% Available
  • 4. AT&T
    23.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    23.7% Available
  • 5. 5. WATCH
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Spectrum Business
    22.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    22.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Independents Fiber Network
    16.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    16.7% Available
  • 8. Skymesh, Inc.
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    0% Available
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DSL and Cable infrastructure make up the most common broadband technologies in Houston, showing 83.05 and 64.91 percent coverage.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

CenturyLink and Spectrum also offer coverage in Houston, with CenturyLink performing somewhat better according to speed test statistics.

The plans displayed here are manually collected by our data science and research staff.

To summarize, the majority of Houston homes have 4-5 choices for residential Internet, which is about normal compared to other cities. Houston is currently the 168th most-connected city in Ohio. Areas the FCC considers "underserved" are low, with only 500 limited to a single choice for broadband access. Activate the map below to see network data about Houston, and see Internet access statistics at the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Houston, Ohio

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
NKTelco 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 5.6%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 64.9%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 83.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 9.5%
CenturyLink 10 Mbps Fixed Wireless 13m 39s 10.1%
500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Houston is the 168th most connected city in Ohio ahead of Russia, Versailles, Piqua, and Bradford, but behind Fort Loramie.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Shelby County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 6% of people living in Houston have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 63% of Houston residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Shelby County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Houston to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Houston 75.7 Mbps 14 $0.73 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +506 Mbps ) 22 ( +8 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +97.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +7 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +124 Mbps ) 20 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +126.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +120.8 Mbps ) 11 ( -3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )