Internet Providers in Piqua, Ohio

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Residential Internet Statistics for Piqua, OH
Wired Internet Providers: 3
Average Speed Test Result: 93.17 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 940 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 2.05%

Internet Access in Piqua, Ohio

Piqua offers 6 residential Internet providers, or 14 when including business and mobile. There are 5 broadband choices such as cable and DSL.

The plans shown on this page are manually collected by our data science and research team.

DSL and cable are the two dominant broadband options within the Piqua area. They are fighting over the same customers at many addresses and generally competing on service quality. Performance from cable is overall stronger and more consistent, but the overall speeds we've recorded with either system are comparable. Local download speed test records suggest that local infrastructure is is above-average. Piqua is currently 16.46 percent above the Ohio aggregated average in terms of download rates.

There is above-average choice between companies in Piqua, but 1,000 people in the area don't have access to multiple providers. This means that if they aren't satisfied by their service from the incumbent provider, they have to compromise for a low-speed wireless connection. Luckily, this isn't the norm in Piqua — the average household has 3-4 Internet choices.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Piqua as measured by coverage. These telecom companies frequently overlap around Piqua.

  • There are 13 internet providers in Piqua with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Piqua is the 372nd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Bradford, but behind Russia, Covington, Troy, and Pleasant Hill.
  • The fastest zip code in Piqua for February 2021 is 45356. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Piqua, Ohio

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

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Piqua, Ohio

  • Spectrum - 97.7% Availability in Piqua - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - 91.8% Availability in Piqua - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Windstream - 1.3% Availability in Piqua - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Piqua - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Piqua - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Piqua

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Piqua is the 372nd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Bradford, but behind Russia, Covington, Troy, and Pleasant Hill.

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 Miami 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 93% of Piqua 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, 45356 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Piqua.

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

In Miami County, approximately 4,000 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 in Piqua

Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the top ISPs in the area currently use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because customers see caps as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers maintain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which can consume 1–7GB/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Piqua

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 97.7%+ 940 Mbps
AT&T Internet DSL 91.8%+ 100 Mbps
Imagine Networks Fixed Wireless 31.0%+ 25 Mbps
Windstream DSL 1.3%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Agile Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable and Fiber 100% 940 Mbps
Imagine Networks Fixed Wireless 89.6%+ 25 Mbps
Independents Fiber Network Fiber 31.1%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Piqua to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Piqua 93.2 Mbps 7 $0.73 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +255.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +13.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +6.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +18.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +22.1 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )