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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 Provider State Coverage Link
Spectrum 78% Visit site
AT&T 57% Visit site
TDS 28.3% Visit site
Cellcom 27% Visit site
Bertram Internet 24.6% Visit site
CenturyLink 14.6% Visit site
Frontier Communications 12.6% Visit site
US Cellular 8.9% Visit site
King Street Wireless 7.9% Visit site
e-vergent 6.1% Visit site

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Internet Provider State Coverage Link
Rise Broadband 5.6% Visit site
Netwurx 5.5% Visit site
Bug Tussel Wireless 5.2% Visit site
Excel.Net 2.8% Visit site
Mercury Network 2.1% Visit site
AirRunner Networks 2% Visit site
Geneva On-Line 1.6% Visit site
Mediacom 1.5% Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast) 1.4% Visit site
Solarus 0.9% Visit site
Cirrinity 0.8% Visit site
Baldwin Telecom 0.7% Visit site
Nsight 0.6% Visit site
LiteWire 0.6% Visit site
Sonic 0.6% Visit site
West Wisconsin Telecom 0.6% Visit site
Hiawatha Broadband Communications 0.6% Visit site
Mt Horeb Telephone Company 0.5% Visit site
Packerland Broadband 0.4% Visit site
Amherst Telephone Company 0.4% Visit site
CountryWireless 0.4% Visit site
Vernon Communications Cooperative 0.4% Visit site
NortheastTel 0.4% Visit site
Northwest Community Communications 0.4% N/A
Northwest Communications 0.4% Visit site
Northern Telephone and Data 0.4% Visit site
Norvado 0.3% Visit site
Comelec Internet Services 0.3% Visit site
GTT 0.3% Visit site
Reedsburg Utility Commission 0.3% Visit site
Marquette-Adams Telephone 0.3% Visit site
CTC Telecom 0.3% Visit site
Wittenberg Wireless 0.3% Visit site
AirFiber 0.3% Visit site
Lakeland Communications 0.3% Visit site
Chibardun 0.2% Visit site
Merrimac Communications Ltd 0.2% Visit site
Northwoods Connect 0.2% Visit site
WiConnect Wireless 0.2% Visit site
NTEC 0.2% Visit site
Door County Broadband 0.2% Visit site
Network Professionals 0.2% Visit site
Price County Telephone 0.2% Visit site
Richland-Grant Telephone Cooperative 0.2% Visit site
Hexis Internet 0.2% Visit site
Union Telephone Company 0.2% Visit site
Wisper ISP 0.2% Visit site
Lemonweir Valley Telephone 0.2% Visit site
Edge Broadband 0.1% Visit site
Grantsburg Telcom 0.1% Visit site
Sharon Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
Bloomer Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
Siren Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
Lavalle Telephone Cooperative 0.1% Visit site
Citizens Telephone 0.1% Visit site
Genuine Telecom 0.1% Visit site
Coon Valley Farmers Telephone 0.1% Visit site
Hager Telecom 0.1% Visit site
Starwire Technologies 0.1% Visit site
LHTC Broadband 0.1% Visit site
Cuba City Telephone Exchange Co 0.1% Visit site
Karban TV Systems 0.1% Visit site
Clear Lake Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
BruceTel 0.1% Visit site
Cochrane Cooperative Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
Midco 0.1% 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
jcwifi.com <.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
KQVA.net <.1% Visit site
DLS Internet <.1% Visit site
Pasty.net <.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
Fiber 9.1%
Cable 82.6%
DSL 88.8%
Fixed Wireless 60.6%

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 Mbps 2.4%
6 to 10 Mbps 2.2%
11 to 20 Mbps 2.6%
21 to 30 Mbps 5.3%
31 to 75 Mbps 2.4%
76 to 100 Mbps 22.0%
101 to 250 Mbps 0.5%
251 to 500 Mbps 52.8%
501 to 999 Mbps 1.4%
1 Gbps or more 7.6%

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.

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