Internet Providers in Ridgeway, OH

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Residential Internet Statistics for Ridgeway, OH
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $69.99

Internet Access in Ridgeway, Ohio

The overall most common wired broadband technologies within Ridgeway are DSL alongside Cable. FCC filings suggest DSL has a 82.50 percent footprint, in contrast to Cable's 46.09 percent availability.

Keep in mind, since FCC data is currently collected twice annually and only released six or more months after filing, availability shown may not reflect the most recent expansions. We aggregate coverage data directly from some Internet providers to help fix this problem.

Broadband competition in Ridgeway is overall high. The average resident has 3-4 Internet service providers available to them. Internet access isn't spread out equally — as a surprising 53.91 percent of addresses in the area still have only one option.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Ridgeway's primary wired broadband options.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, CenturyLink is also in Ridgeway with a recorded top speed of 60 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies like can connect their customers to as much as 25 Mbps using direct wireless relays. Explore the interactive map to compare broadband coverage at a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Ridgeway, Ohio

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ridgeway, Ohio

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 82.5% Availability in Ridgeway - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 46.1% Availability in Ridgeway - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ridgeway - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ridgeway - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ridgeway

Ridgeway Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Ridgeway is the 740th most connected city in Ohio ahead of Belle Center, but behind La Rue, Kenton, Mount Victory, and West Mansfield.

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 Hardin 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 46% of Ridgeway 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 Hardin County, approximately 6,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Ridgeway

Provider Type Coverage Speed Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 82.5%+ 100 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 81.9%+ 100 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 46.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Speedwavz Fixed Wireless 29.2%+ 20 Mbps
NKTelco Wireless Fixed Wireless 21.6%+ 300 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 60 Mbps
WATCH Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 15 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 26.1%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Ridgeway to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ridgeway 9.1 Mbps 8 $1.04 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +406.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +109.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +107.1 Mbps ) 14 ( +6 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +118.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +118.5 Mbps ) 8 $0.34 ( $0.00 )