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Internet Service Providers in Columbus, OH

Broadband Score of 56Middle of the Road

Getting internet in Columbus, OH is a mixed bag. With a score of 56 you probably are not going to be streaming 4k video, but at least you can stream high definition. A Middle of the Road score places you in an area with average speeds, access, pricing, and feedback.

Top 10 Broadband Providers in Columbus, OH (View all internet providers in Columbus, OH below)

Best Choice
Bundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV logo

Bundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV

Save $20.00 or more when bundling both internet and TV.

Bundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless in Columbus, OH

  • Deals available while bundling DirecTV and AT&T only
  • Over 330 channels available
  • Gigabit speeds available
91.84%Excellent Coverage
Bundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV internet pricing starting at:
$65.00
  • Receive a $100 rewards card for internet and TV
  • Save up to $20 a month when bundling
  • Bundle wireless service and receive a $100 rewards card with each line

(866) 839-2659 Call Now

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Spectrum logo

Spectrum

Top plans include free home WiFi.

Spectrum provides Fiber, Cable and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • 1 GB of Email storage
  • Free home wifi
  • Free access to Time Warner Wifi Hotspots
98.02%Excellent Coverage
Spectrum internet pricing starting at:
$39.99
  • Combine TV, Internet and Voice for the best deal!
  • Free installation, Free WiFi setup, Free DVR with qualifying purchases

(866) 604-5323 Call Now

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AT&T U-verse logo

AT&T U-verse

AT&T U-verse Internet offers lightning-fast, high-speed internet with speeds up to 45 Mbps at a great price.

AT&T U-verse provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless in Columbus, OH

  • Home Wireless network
  • Access to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network included at no extra charge
  • Anti-virus, anti-spyware and parental controls included
91.84%Excellent Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:
$40.00
  • Bundle AT&T and DirecTV and receive up to a $250 rewards card

(855) 441-4668 Call Now

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Windstream logo

Windstream

Windstream offers two great high-speed Internet plans that will support all of your online activities.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
0.03%Poor Coverage
Windstream internet pricing starting at:
$44.99
  • Choose any internet plan and receive $10 discount per month
  • Up to $120 in savings

(844) 394-9875 Call Now

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CenturyLink logo

CenturyLink

Price for Life! No Contract, no rate hikes, no bundling needed.

CenturyLink provides Fiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • Perfect for online shopping, streaming movies at blazing fast speeds
  • Support multiple devices at once
  • Keep your rate for as long as you keep your plan
0.01%Poor Coverage
CenturyLink internet pricing starting at:
$45.00
  • $45/mo for Speeds up to 40 Mbps
  • Fast in-home WiFi with no rate hikes

(844) 643-2564 Call Now

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Exede logo

Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
97.21%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$49.99
  • No up-front installation costs
  • Save up to $150 for your first 3 months

(866) 606-9068 Call Now

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Viasat logo

Viasat

Our mission is to connect the world by making the internet accessible, affordable and secure to everyone, anywhere.

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
97.21%Excellent Coverage
Viasat internet pricing starting at:
$49.99
  • Save up to $50 a month for your first 3 months
  • Unlimited data plans available in some areas

(844) 899-9722 Call Now

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HughesNet logo

HughesNet

Unlimited Data – With no hard data limits, if you use the data in your plan, speeds will reduce.

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
97.48%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$59.99
  • Free standard installation
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
  • Built-in Wi-Fi

(855) 768-8973 Call Now

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Frontier logo

Frontier

Free Wi-Fi router available with all Internet plans.

Frontier provides Fiber, DSL, Copper and Phone in Columbus, OH

  • Fiber to the Home connection available
  • Free Wi-Fi router
  • 3-year price lock with no long term agreement
0.00%Poor Coverage
Frontier internet pricing starting at:
$19.99

(855) 410-2209 Call Now

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Cyberonic logo

Cyberonic

Fast, affordable broadband for users that require fast download speeds and uptime reliability.

Cyberonic provides Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless in Columbus, OH

  • 3G/4G plans available.
  • No credit requirement plans available.
  • No contract plans available.
  • Unlimited plans available.
91.84%Excellent Coverage
Cyberonic internet pricing starting at:
$99.00

(844) 334-2693 Call Now

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2 Television Providers in Columbus, OH

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides Television in Columbus, OH

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822 Call Now

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DIRECTV logo

DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Columbus, OH

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
100.00%Excellent Coverage
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$35.00

(855) 410-2386 Call Now

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4 Cell Phone Providers in Columbus, OH

AT&T Mobility logo

AT&T Mobility

Offering the latest iPhone X and Samsung Note 9 phones with BOGO options available!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Columbus, OH

  • Unlimited Data, Talk and Text!
AT&T Mobility cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(844) 402-2497 Call Now

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T-Mobile logo

T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Columbus, OH

  • Take your WiFi connection with you on the go
  • Stream unlimited video on Netflix, HBO NOW, Hulu, and others.
  • Up to 20GB of your unused 4G LTE data rolls over
T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(855) 411-0428 Call Now

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Sprint logo

Sprint

Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Columbus, OH

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 881-8203 Call Now

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Metro by T-Mobile logo

Metro by T-Mobile

New name. New unlimited plans featuring Amazon Prime & Google One.

Metro by T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Columbus, OH

  • 4G LTE mobile hotspot
  • Internet access for smartphones, basic phones, tablets, and any other wireless devices
  • Stream Unlimited music from services including Apple Music, Pandora, iHeartRadio, Rhapsody, Spotify and others
Metro by T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 636-7216 Call Now

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All 20 Broadband Service Providers in Columbus, OH

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
Spectrum logoSpectrum50.00 Mbps5.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, Television and Phone
98.02%
HughesNet logoHughesNet25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
97.48%
Exede logoExede25.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
97.21%
Viasat logoViasat30.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsSatellite and Phone
97.21%
Bundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV logoBundle AT&T Internet and DirecTV1.00 Gbps1.00 GbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
91.84%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse1.00 Gbps1.00 GbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Television
91.84%
Cyberonic logoCyberonic11.00 Mbps11.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
91.84%
WideOpenWest logoWideOpenWest50.00 Mbps5.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Television
61.37%
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity8.00 Mbps1.00 MbpsDSL and Copper
3.87%
eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business Solutions3.00 Mbps3.00 MbpsFiber and Copper
2.56%
Intelliwave logoIntelliwave10.00 Mbps2.00 MbpsFiber and Fixed Wireless
0.15%
Wisper ISP logoWisper ISP20.00 Mbps4.00 MbpsFixed Wireless
0.15%
Windstream logoWindstream10.00 Mbps~Fiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Phone
0.03%
Armstrong logoArmstrong400.00 Mbps25.00 MbpsFiber, Cable and DSL
0.02%
CenturyLink logoCenturyLink30.00 Mbps2.00 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless, Television and Phone
0.01%
FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint Communications50.00 Mbps5.00 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
0.01%
Birch Communications logoBirch Communications3.00 Mbps~Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
0.01%
Frontier logoFrontier12.00 Mbps1.00 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper, Television and Phone~
Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~

Average Download Speed For Columbus, OH

219 Mbps

Columbus, OH's Broadband Profile

546,988 of the residents of Columbus have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 69.50% of Columbus is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 240,045 people with NO Internet access in Columbus, OH.

Internet Speed Facts For Columbus, OH

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Columbus, OH is 219 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 1,000 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 203 Mbps in Columbus.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Columbus, OH is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Columbus is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

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Average Advertised Speeds in Columbus, OH
DownUp
Fiber (15)433 Mbps392 Mbps
Cable (6)50 Mbps5 Mbps
DSL (12)25 Mbps3 Mbps
Copper (9)3 Mbps3 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (8)10 Mbps2 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Columbus, OH

Bexley Public Library
2411 E. Main St.
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 231-2793
Columbus Metropolitan Library
96 S. Grant Avenue
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 849-1265
Grandview Heights Public Library
1685 W. First Ave.
Columbus, OH 43212
(614) 486-2951
Upper Arlington Public Library
2800 Tremont Rd.
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 486-9621
Worthington Public Library
820 High St
Columbus, OH 43085
(614) 807-2626