Internet Providers in Leipsic, OH

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Residential Internet Statistics for Leipsic, OH
Internet Providers: 10
Internet Plans: 10
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $43.18

Internet Access in Leipsic, Ohio

Information on BroadbandNow is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. Our data also includes direct provider reports to enhance the data, down to the census block level. Plan and pricing data is aggregated manually by our data analysis team. To date, we've analyzed and verified 267 bundled broadband plans in Leipsic since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 1,249 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.

Competition between broadband providers for residents of Leipsic is overall high, with most areas having 4 Internet providers available in their area. This choice isn't distributed equally, however — a surprising 15.69 percent of residents still only have one or fewer options for broadband service.

DSL Internet providers such as Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) deliver Internet service using telephone infrastructure. This explains why DSL frequently comes through telecommunication companies that historically offered telephone service. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) Internet is available to 91.16 percent of addresses in Leipsic. Twisted copper wires that enable DSL have limited capacity compared to fiber/cable lines. The practical impact of this is: reduced local speeds. This is one of the reasons average download speeds in Leipsic are beneath the state average, coming in at 9.02 Mbps compared to the 87.4 Mbps weighted average download rate seen in Ohio.

Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) is also a common Internet option in Leipsic. They offer DSL connections available to 86 percent of the area. MetaLINK Technologies is another alternative wireless service to practically one hundred percent of local residents. Keep in mind it requires roof access and line of site with a MetaLINK Technologies tower or access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Leipsic so far as coverage. As the interactive maps below illustrate, the more common ISPs frequently overlap in different blocks around Leipsic.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Leipsic with 10 of those offering residential service
  • Leipsic is the 217th most connected city in Ohio ahead of Deshler and Holgate, but behind Ottawa, Pandora, and Mc Comb.

Internet Statistics 2021

800 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 Leipsic, Ohio

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Consolidated Communications 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
TDS Telecom 25 Mbps DSL 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Leipsic, Ohio

  • Consolidated - DSL - 86.6% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Consolidated - Cable - 84.3% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • TDS - DSL - 8.5% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 2.5% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - DSL - 1.3% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Leipsic - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Leipsic

Leipsic Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Leipsic is the 217th most connected city in Ohio ahead of Deshler and Holgate, but behind Ottawa, Pandora, and Mc Comb.

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

Approximately 800 people in Putnam 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.

Approximately 84% of Leipsic 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.

In Putnam County, approximately 3,000 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.

Data Caps and Video Streaming Around Leipsic

Data collected by our research team suggests that popular ISPs in Leipsic place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because consumers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers explain that data caps are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is video streaming, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Leipsic

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 86.6%+ 20 Mbps
MetaLINK Technologies Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Bright.Net North Fixed Wireless 99.8%+ 25 Mbps
Consolidated Communications Cable 84.3%+ 100 Mbps
TDS Telecom DSL 8.5%+ 25 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 2.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 1.3%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) Cable 98.1%+ 100 Mbps
Agile Networks Fixed Wireless 38.8%+ 50 Mbps
Independents Fiber Network Fiber 11.8%+ 1,000 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 2.9%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Leipsic to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Leipsic 9 Mbps 10 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +406.4 Mbps ) 16 ( +6 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +109.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +7 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +107.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +118.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +13 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +118.6 Mbps ) 8 ( -2 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )