Thursday, January 22, 2004

How local rates have gone up



Here's a look at how "lifeline" and standard cable rates changes in Greater Cincinnati communities this year. Insight, which operates cable systems in most of Northern Kentucky, sets its 2004 rates in the spring.

Municipality 2003 lifeline 2004 lifeline Change 2003 standard 2004 standard Change 2003 total 2004 total Change Operator
Amberley Village $10.69 $9.95 -7% $31.56 $32.86 4% $42.25 $42.81 1% Time Warner
Anderson Twp. $10.22 $9.60 -6% $29.43 $31.13 5% $39.65 $40.73 3% Time Warner
Arlington Heights $9.00 $9.26 3% $28.39 $30.32 6% $37.39 $39.58 6% Time Warner
Blanchester $11.36 $10.35 -10% $26.61 $30.00 11% $37.97 $40.35 6% Time Warner
Cincinnati $10.11 $9.60 -5% $29.53 $32.13 8% $39.64 $41.73 5% Time Warner
Cheviot $9.13 $9.60 5% $30.68 $32.13 5% $39.81 $41.73 5% Time Warner
Colerain Twp. $9.60 $9.51 -1% $29.08 $31.15 7% $38.68 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Columbia Twp. $9.75 $9.60 -2% $29.45 $32.13 8% $39.20 $41.73 6% Time Warner
Crosby Twp. $9.32 $9.51 2% $28.87 $31.13 7% $38.19 $40.64 6% Time Warner
Deer Park $9.12 $9.26 2% $28.51 $30.32 6% $37.63 $39.58 5% Time Warner
Deerfield Twp. $9.79 $9.60 -2% $29.35 $32.13 9% $39.14 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Delhi Twp.* $11.70 $11.70 0% $27.05 $31.29 14% $38.75 $42.99 11% Adelphia
Delhi Twp. $9.45 $9.95 5% $31.49 $32.86 4% $40.94 $42.81 5% Time Warner
Elmwood Place $8.92 $9.26 4% $28.48 $30.32 6% $37.40 $39.58 6% Time Warner
Evendale $10.14 $9.95 -2% $30.94 $32.86 6% $41.08 $42.81 4% Time Warner
Fairfax $9.48 $9.51 0% $28.97 $31.15 7% $38.45 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Fairfield Twp. $10.25 $9.60 -7% $28.87 $32.13 10% $39.12 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Forest Park $9.87 $9.60 -3% $29.24 $32.13 9% $39.11 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Glendale $10.21 $9.95 -3% $30.83 $32.86 6% $41.04 $42.81 4% Time Warner
Golf Manor $8.13 $8.64 6% $28.38 $30.42 7% $36.51 $39.06 7% Time Warner
Goshen Twp. $9.45 $9.26 -2% $28.32 $30.32 7% $37.77 $39.58 5% Time Warner
Green Twp. $9.13 $9.60 5% $30.68 $32.13 5% $39.81 $41.73 5% Time Warner
Green Twp., Clermont County $10.25 $9.60 -7% $28.87 $32.13 10% $39.12 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Greenhills $9.60 $9.51 -1% $29.00 $31.15 7% $38.60 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Hamilton Twp. $9.64 $9.51 -1% $28.93 $31.15 7% $38.57 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Harrison Twp. $9.40 $9.51 1% $28.74 $31.15 8% $38.14 $40.66 7% Time Warner
Harrison Twp. $9.44 $9.51 1% $28.93 $31.15 7% $38.37 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Indian Hill $11.42 $9.95 -15% $33.15 $32.86 -1% $44.57 $42.81 -4% Time Warner
Liberty Twp. $9.21 $9.51 3% $29.61 $31.15 5% $38.82 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Lincoln Heights $8.86 $9.26 4% $28.48 $30.32 6% $37.34 $39.58 6% Time Warner
Lockland $8.88 $9.26 4% $28.11 $30.32 7% $36.99 $39.58 7% Time Warner
Loveland $9.71 $9.60 -1% $29.38 $32.13 9% $39.09 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Madeira $9.76 $9.60 -2% $29.77 $32.13 7% $39.53 $41.73 6% Time Warner
Madison Twp. $10.25 $9.60 -7% $28.87 $32.13 10% $39.12 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Mariemont $9.71 $9.60 -1% $29.92 $32.13 7% $39.63 $41.73 5% Time Warner
Mason $9.64 $9.51 -1% $28.93 $31.15 7% $38.57 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Miami Twp. $9.73 $9.51 -2% $29.23 $31.15 6% $38.96 $40.66 4% Time Warner
Milford $9.01 $9.26 3% $28.07 $30.32 7% $37.08 $39.58 7% Time Warner
Montgomery $10.12 $9.95 -2% $30.56 $32.56 6% $40.68 $42.51 4% Time Warner
Mt. Healthy $9.00 $9.26 3% $28.53 $30.32 6% $37.53 $39.58 5% Time Warner
New Vienna $10.25 $9.60 -7% $28.87 $32.13 10% $39.12 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Newtonsville $9.79 $9.51 -3% $28.79 $31.15 8% $38.58 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Newtown $9.56 $9.51 -1% $28.83 $31.15 7% $38.39 $40.66 6% Time Warner
North College Hill $9.18 $9.26 1% $28.69 $30.32 5% $37.87 $39.58 5% Time Warner
Northern Kentucky $13.25 N.A. N.A. $26.58 N.A. N.A. $39.83 $0.00 Insight
Norwood $8.33 $8.70 4% $25.91 27.94 7% $34.24 $36.64 7% Time Warner
Owensville $9.79 $9.51 -3% $28.79 $31.15 8% $38.58 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Pierce Twp. $9.57 $9.51 -1% $28.91 $31.15 7% $38.48 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Reading $9.40 $9.51 1% $28.69 $31.15 8% $38.09 $40.66 7% Time Warner
Sharonville $9.63 $9.51 -1% $29.32 $31.15 6% $38.95 $40.66 4% Time Warner
Silverton $9.57 $9.51 -1% $28.85 $31.15 7% $38.42 $40.66 6% Time Warner
South Lebanon $9.01 $9.51 5% $28.99 $31.15 7% $38.00 $40.66 7% Time Warner
Springdale $9.69 $9.51 -2% $28.90 $31.15 7% $38.59 $40.66 5% Time Warner
Springfield Twp. $9.63 $9.51 -1% $28.90 $31.15 7% $38.53 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Stonelick Twp. $9.79 $9.51 -3% $28.79 $31.15 8% $38.58 $40.66 5% Time Warner
St. Bernard $9.37 $9.51 1% $29.10 $31.15 7% $38.47 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Sycamore Twp. $9.73 $9.60 -1% $29.33 $32.13 9% $39.06 $41.73 7% Time Warner
Symmes Twp. $10.04 $9.95 -1% $30.09 $32.86 8% $40.13 $42.81 7% Time Warner
Terrace Park $10.22 $9.95 -3% $31.12 $32.86 5% $41.34 $42.81 4% Time Warner
Union Twp., Clermont Co. $9.57 $9.51 -1% $28.91 $31.15 7% $38.48 $40.66 6% Time Warner
Washington Twp. $11.36 $10.35 -10% $26.91 $31.15 14% $38.27 $41.50 8% Time Warner
Wayne Twp. $9.86 $9.51 -4% $28.79 $31.15 8% $38.65 $40.66 5% Time Warner
West Chester $9.86 $9.60 -3% $29.40 $32.13 8% $39.26 $41.73 6% Time Warner
West Harrison $8.98 $9.26 3% $28.65 $30.32 6% $37.63 $39.58 5% Time Warner
Woodlawn $9.98 $9.95 0% $30.05 $32.86 9% $40.03 $42.81 7% Time Warner
Wyoming $10.08 $9.95 -1% $30.48 $32.86 7% $40.56 $42.81 6% Time Warner

* effective Feb. 1
** rates in place until March 1; basic rate is $1 less per month in Group 2 muncipalities, including Crescent Springs, Erlanger, Florence, Fort Thomas, Newport, Union and Walton
Source: Enquirer research




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