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Internet Providers in Piqua, Ohio
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Internet Access in Piqua, Ohio
Piqua offers 7 residential Internet providers, or 15 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.
7.33 percent of Piqua is still left with one or fewer Internet choices. Accounting for all addresses within city limits, the average resident has 2 providers to choose from. Areas with better competition usually will get lower pricing, since companies will often improve service to win customers.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Piqua as measured by coverage. These telecom companies frequently overlap around Piqua.
Internet Statistics 2021
7.3% of consumers in Piqua1,000 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||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||91.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Windstream||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||1.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Piqua
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 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.
Compare Piqua to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Piqua||101.8 Mbps||8||$0.73 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +443.8 Mbps )||19 ( +11 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +59.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +79.1 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +84.8 Mbps )||24 ( +16 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +77.3 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.30 ( $0.00 )|