Internet Providers in Wisconsin & Cable/TV Companies

There are 22 home TV and internet providers and 29 business providers across all of Wisconsin. 82.6% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is below average (#29 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Wisconsin is more likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

Wisconsin Internet Service Providers

Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
Spectrum78%Visit site
AT&T57%Visit site
TDS28.3%Visit site
Cellcom27%Visit site
Bertram Internet24.6%Visit site
CenturyLink14.6%Visit site
Frontier Communications12.6%Visit site
US Cellular8.9%Visit site
King Street Wireless7.9%Visit site
e-vergent6.1%Visit site
Internet ProviderState CoverageLink
Rise Broadband5.6%Visit site
Netwurx5.5%Visit site
Bug Tussel Wireless5.2%Visit site
Excel.Net2.8%Visit site
Mercury Network2.1%Visit site
AirRunner Networks2%Visit site
Geneva On-Line1.6%Visit site
Mediacom1.5%Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast)1.4%Visit site
Solarus0.9%Visit site
Cirrinity0.8%Visit site
Baldwin Telecom0.7%Visit site
Nsight0.6%Visit site
LiteWire0.6%Visit site
Sonic0.6%Visit site
West Wisconsin Telecom0.6%Visit site
Hiawatha Broadband Communications0.6%Visit site
Mt Horeb Telephone Company0.5%Visit site
Packerland Broadband0.4%Visit site
Amherst Telephone Company0.4%Visit site
CountryWireless0.4%Visit site
Vernon Communications Cooperative0.4%Visit site
NortheastTel0.4%Visit site
Northwest Community Communications0.4%N/A
Northwest Communications0.4%Visit site
Northern Telephone and Data0.4%Visit site
Norvado0.3%Visit site
Comelec Internet Services0.3%Visit site
GTT0.3%Visit site
Reedsburg Utility Commission0.3%Visit site
Marquette-Adams Telephone0.3%Visit site
CTC Telecom0.3%Visit site
Wittenberg Wireless0.3%Visit site
AirFiber0.3%Visit site
Lakeland Communications0.3%Visit site
Chibardun0.2%Visit site
Merrimac Communications Ltd0.2%Visit site
Northwoods Connect0.2%Visit site
WiConnect Wireless0.2%Visit site
NTEC0.2%Visit site
Door County Broadband0.2%Visit site
Network Professionals0.2%Visit site
Price County Telephone0.2%Visit site
Richland-Grant Telephone Cooperative0.2%Visit site
Hexis Internet0.2%Visit site
Union Telephone Company0.2%Visit site
Wisper ISP0.2%Visit site
Lemonweir Valley Telephone0.2%Visit site
Edge Broadband0.1%Visit site
Grantsburg Telcom0.1%Visit site
Sharon Telephone Company0.1%Visit site
Bloomer Telephone Company0.1%Visit site
Siren Telephone Company0.1%Visit site
Lavalle Telephone Cooperative0.1%Visit site
Citizens Telephone0.1%Visit site
Genuine Telecom0.1%Visit site
Coon Valley Farmers Telephone0.1%Visit site
Hager Telecom0.1%Visit site
Starwire Technologies0.1%Visit site
LHTC Broadband0.1%Visit site
Cuba City Telephone Exchange Co0.1%Visit site
Karban TV Systems0.1%Visit site
Clear Lake Telephone Company0.1%Visit site
BruceTel0.1%Visit site
Cochrane Cooperative Telephone Company0.1%Visit site
Midco0.1%Visit site
Spring Valley Telephone<.1%Visit site
Nextera Wireless<.1%Visit site
NextGen Communications<.1%Visit site
ChoiceTel<.1%Visit site
Ethoplex<.1%Visit site
Belmont Telephone Company<.1%Visit site
Community Antenna System WI<.1%Visit site
Hillsboro Telephone Company<.1%Visit site
Agility Internet Services<.1%Visit site<.1%Visit site
Celect Communications<.1%Visit site
SandPrairie<.1%Visit site
Orchard Wireless<.1%Visit site
LVT Corp<.1%Visit site
Birch Communications<.1%Visit site
Fast-Air Internet<.1%Visit site<.1%Visit site
DLS Internet<.1%Visit site<.1%Visit site
ZochNet<.1%Visit site
Access Media Holdings<.1%Visit site
Cooperative Light & Power<.1%Visit site
Rock Solid Internet<.1%Visit site
Nez Perce Tribe<.1%Visit site

14.5% of Wisconsinites have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 3.9% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places Wisconsin as the 24th most connected state.

Internet Provider Types

96.1% of Wisconsin homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type% of Wisconsin
Fixed Wireless60.6%

Wisconsin Internet Speeds

We measure two different types of max speeds. The first is a measure of the fastest speed a home could get for any price. For Wisconsin the average is 22.1 Mbps. This measure puts Wisconsin #45 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed% of Wisconsin
.1 to 5 Mbps2.4%
6 to 10 Mbps2.2%
11 to 20 Mbps2.6%
21 to 30 Mbps5.3%
31 to 75 Mbps2.4%
76 to 100 Mbps22.0%
101 to 250 Mbps0.5%
251 to 500 Mbps52.8%
501 to 999 Mbps1.4%
1 Gbps or more7.6%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all Wisconsinites. Real-world average speeds in Wisconsin are about 22.1 Mbps, meaning Wisconsin ranks #40 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

DecisionData has obsessively collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in Wisconsin. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.