Internet Providers in Waterloo, OH
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Residential Internet Statistics for Waterloo, OH
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$62.96|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Waterloo, Ohio
Internet Access in Waterloo, Ohio
Waterloo has relatively few options for Internet service. There are 10 providers in total including business and terrestrial wireless operators.
Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As residents might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
Fixed wireless Internet service is the top network technology available in much of Waterloo. Fixed wireless usually outperforms Internet services like satellite Internet. Our latest data shows that 57.47 percent of Waterloo has coverage for fixed wireless service. This footprint will likely gain more customers as fixed wireless technology advances.
Waterloo addresses that are able to get Internet at all are likely to pay a high price. The main reason is that areas with low broadband competition don't incentivize companies to lower prices or improve service standards.
Broadband availability statistics on the page below are drawn from government data and privatized datasets we collect directly from industry sources, or through unlisted sources. Averaged statistics regarding speed and performance data comes via M-Labs, which is the speed test tool integrated into our site as well as Google search results. Our in-house researchers have hand-collected package pricing on 134 broadband plans and bundles in the Waterloo market as of 2021.
- There are 9 internet providers in Waterloo with 6 of those offering residential service
Internet Statistics 2021
89.5% of consumers in Waterloo400 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 Waterloo, Ohio
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Waterloo, Ohio
- AT&T Internet - IPBB - 10.5% Availability in Waterloo - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Armstrong - Cable - 3.2% Availability in Waterloo - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Waterloo - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Waterloo - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
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 and Video Streaming Around Waterloo
Data from our market researchers suggests that common providers in the area currently place some sort of limit on streaming on home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since users view them as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain that data caps are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming services, which easily consumes 1–7GB per hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Waterloo
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||57.5%+||1.0 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||IPBB||10.5%+||100 Mbps|
|1 Touch Technology Solutions||Fixed Wireless||5.8%+||1.5 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Agile Networks||Fixed Wireless||7.8%+||50 Mbps|
Compare Waterloo to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Waterloo||7 Mbps||6||$1.41 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +408.4 Mbps )||14 ( +8 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +111.9 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +109.2 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +120.4 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +120.6 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|