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Cleveland Internet Access

Since the dawn of the 21st Century and the boom in web based business/advertising, now more than ever it is imperative to be able to have access to these resources whether in an individuals home or through their surrounding community. Below are some of the many options available to meet this need in the Cleveland Community:

Free Internet - Find out if you qualify for the free internet program hosted by Cleveland for families you meet predesignated qualifications.

CMHA - Access the internet for free and for as long as you like at the Cuyahoga County Public Library.

Digital Excellence Initiative - Put forth by the Cleveland Foundation, this initiative focuses on providing free and efficient internet access to those who were previously unable to have such a service at home.

Community Groups Against the Digital Divide - Local community groups who provide eligible individuals with low cost computers and high speed internet to lessen the “digital divide” per article.

EmpowerCLE+ - Nonprofit focused on helping Cleveland get online. Available in Glenville, Woodland Hills, Clark Fulton, and Fairfax neighborhoods. The Hough and Buckeye-Shaker neighborhoods are coming soon.

National Digital Inclusion Alliance - Internet provider list

Did you Know

An estimated 4.1 billion people are using the Internet in 2019, reflecting a 5.3 percent increase compared with 2018.

The proportion of women using the Internet globally is 48 per cent, compared to 58 percent of men. In relative terms, this means that the global Internet user gap is 17 percent.

The number of active mobile broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitants continues to grow strongly, with an 18.4 percent year-on-year growth.

There is a strong correlation between a region’s income levels and the number of fixed-telephone and fixed-broadband connections per 100 inhabitants, reflecting the price and availability of fixed connections.

Interested in Purchasing an Internet Plan?

Refer to the link below for some additional information on competing internet service providers in the Greater Cleveland region:

Internet Providers List & Benefits

Updated 2020/04/25 4:00 A.M. EST