Internet Providers in Scio, OH

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Residential Internet Statistics for Scio, OH
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 4
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $69.99

Internet Access in Scio, Ohio

Scio currently has only two widely available Internet providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have download speeds as high as 100 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet predominantly offers Satellite. Their Internet services have availability for practically one hundred percent of the area.

As might be expected for a city of Scio'ssomewhat low density of broadband competition, the average download speeds in Scio fall short of the Ohio average. The current average speed in Scio over the past twelve months is 6.41 Mbps.

52.91 percent of the Scio area is stuck with only one or zero options for broadband-quality Internet services. Outside these underserved areas, the average resident can find at least 2 providers to choose from. Addresses that have better competition usually see lower pricing and higher performance, since companies are incentivized to improve network infrastructure to win subscribers.

The Internet packages displayed here are collected manually by our data staff. The 29 plans shown are the most current out of 185 broadband packages we've aggregated in Scio to date.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, Frontier Communications also serves the area with DSL service in 84 percent of residents and a maximum speed of 24 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies such as Agile Networks can connect you to 25 Mbps or more via direct wireless relays. See the interactive map to compare how many options residents have at the census block level.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Scio with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Scio is the 833rd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Jewett and Carrollton, but behind Cadiz, Sherrodsville, and Amsterdam.
  • The fastest zip code in Scio for July 2021 is 43988. (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 Scio, Ohio

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Scio, Ohio

  • Frontier - DSL - 84.9% Availability in Scio - Call For Speed Availability
  • Spectrum - Cable - 48.4% Availability in Scio - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 12.5% Availability in Scio - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Scio - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Scio - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Scio

Scio Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Scio is the 833rd most connected city in Ohio ahead of Jewett and Carrollton, but behind Cadiz, Sherrodsville, and Amsterdam.

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 Harrison 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 47% of Scio 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, 43988 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Scio.

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

In Harrison 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 Scio

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Agile Networks Fixed Wireless 95.2%+ 25 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 84.9%+ Call For Speed Availability
Access Ohio Valley Fixed Wireless 64.7%+ 10 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 48.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 12.5%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Agile Networks Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability
AT&T Fixed Wireless 26.2%+ 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 22.3%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Scio to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Scio 6.4 Mbps 7 $0.96 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +528 Mbps ) 16 ( +9 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +142.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +154.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +163.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +155.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.36 ( $0.00 )