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Internet Providers in Leipsic, Ohio
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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 367 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 7.81 Mbps compared to the 108.01 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.
Internet Statistics 2021
15.7% of consumers in Leipsic800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Leipsic, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Consolidated Communications||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s||84.3%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||20 Mbps||DSL||6m 49s||86.6%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||1.3%|
|TDS Telecom||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||8.5%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 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.
Compare Leipsic to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Leipsic||7.8 Mbps||10||$0.87 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +526.6 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +141 Mbps )||17 ( +7 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +152.8 Mbps )||15 ( +5 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +161.7 Mbps )||23 ( +13 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +154.3 Mbps )||8 ( -2 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|