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Internet Providers in Russia, Ohio
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Internet Access in Russia, Ohio
The average household in Russia can get service from about 6 Internet providers In context, this is actually a lot of choice compared with similar-sized cities. Competition of two or more broadband providers in a city is correlated with lower regional pricing.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet choices in Russia.
Looking closer at the network technologies around Russia, there are currently two primary choices: cable and DSL (think CenturyLink).
AT&T is another commonly available broadband option for Russia, offering Fixed Wireless connections in 96 percent of the area. Wabash Mutual Telephone offers an alternative wireless service worth noting for close to one hundred percent of the local area. Keep in mind that it has to have roof access and line of site with a Wabash Mutual Telephone tower or access point.
Broadband coverage stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of governmental data and private datasets we source from providers, or via private sources. Averaged statistics about speed and performance data is sourced from M-Labs. Our researchers have manually validated package price and plan details for 276 broadband plans in the Russia market to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
29.7% of consumers in Russia500 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 Russia, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||95.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|AT&T||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||96.1%|
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 Cap Issues Around Russia
Data from our research team suggests that top providers in the area currently place a limit on data use for their home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view them as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers explain that caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the culprit is the same: streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Russia to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Russia||15 Mbps||12||$0.94 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +519.4 Mbps )||17 ( +5 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +133.8 Mbps )||17 ( +5 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +145.6 Mbps )||15 ( +3 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +154.5 Mbps )||23 ( +11 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +147.1 Mbps )||8 ( -4 )||$0.66 ( $0.00 )|