Internet Providers in Stockport, OH
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Residential Internet Statistics for Stockport, OH
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$59.56|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Stockport, Ohio
Internet Access in Stockport, Ohio
Internet service availability and competition between providers in Stockport is not robust when compared to other Ohio cities. 68.9 percent of the population have only one (or fewer) choices for true broadband Internet access. Stockport's level of connectivity ranks at 918th out of 968 cities in the state.
The data on this page is sourced via FCC reports, and is validated using privatized databases to output more accurate results than is available from government websites. Information on pricing and speed of individual Internet plans is generated by our research experts, who gather thousands of plans each year. There are 249 collected plans in Stockport since 2014. There are 31 Internet plans currently on the market in the area.
Considering network tech offered across the area, the most common physical wire broadband connection infrastructures are DSL and Cable, with 77.58% and 29.46% respectively. Regular cable TV providers are usually the source for cable home Internet, because they can leverage their pre-existing coaxial TV wires — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable often makes sense for Stockport residents due to the strong speeds in an attainable price range. Telephone providers are the main source for DSL service, because DSL transmits data packets via phone wires. DSL underperforms when compared with all wired broadband infrastructures except dial-up.
CenturyLink is a common alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 77 percent local availability and a top speed of 60 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only way to get Internet service in Stockport. fixed wireless companies such as King Street Wireless can deliver 1 Mbps using wireless links. There are 2 companies in Stockport marketing specialized enterprise and smb technologies like point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. The small business listings here include all providers with business plans on their site, but residential companies might offer business packages as well.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most widespread Internet option overall. They have Internet coverage reaching near one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has registered availability to around virtually one hundred percent of the population. The fastest download speed advertised for Viasat is 35 Mbps, while HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. Any speed above 10 megabits per second is enough to stream lower-quality SD videos on WiFi, but becomes challenging for multiple users or high-bandwidth services like video conferencing, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. You can explore our availability map below to compare Internet options down to the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
68.9% of consumers in Stockport2,000 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 Stockport, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||60 Mbps||DSL||2m 16s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||115 Mbps||DSL||1m 11s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Stockport, Ohio
- CenturyLink - DSL - 77.6% Availability in Stockport - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
- Spectrum - Cable - 29.5% Availability in Stockport - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Frontier - DSL - 2.2% Availability in Stockport - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stockport - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Stockport - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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 Caps in Stockport
Internet service providers have been moving to add "data caps" to residential Internet plans in recent years. Some Internet service providers in Stockport — CenturyLink included — have plans with data caps, according to our most recent plan data. Data caps in general vary quite a bit. They typically can be anywhere from 250 Gigabytes all the way up to one Terabyte. Most residential broadband data caps will be very high, which means that they won't affect the majority of users. Potential CenturyLink customers in Stockport should verify data use policies when purchasing service. Don't assume the caps based on statements online.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Stockport
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||12.9%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||2.2%+||115 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||60 Mbps|
|Agile Networks||Fixed Wireless||47.9%+||50 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||18.4%+||940 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||Fiber||7.9%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||3.3%+||115 Mbps|