Internet Providers in Babcock, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Babcock, WI
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 100 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: DSL

Top Internet Providers in Babcock, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Cellcom
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.7
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 4. TDS
    99% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    99% Available
  • 5. 5. Country Wireless
    8.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *7 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    8.4% Available

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Internet Access in Babcock, Wisconsin

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Babcock. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The information on this page is primarily sourced via FCC reports, and is validated through privatized data sources to output more detailed results than governmental websites. Address-level information isn't always available. Data about speed and pricing of individual Internet plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points annually. We've analyzed 0 Babcock Internet plans since 2014. There are 14 Internet deals currently on the market in the area.

In terms of network technologies offered around the area, we see that the most prevalent physical wire broadband technology infrastructures are Satellite and DSL, with close to one hundred percent and 98.95% respectively. DSL Internet service is transmitted by telephone wires up on utility poles, and is sold by companies like TDS Telecom that build or own copper phone lines. Compared to other copper cables, the twisted copper construction of telephone lines results in lower performance than more modern techs like cable and fiber.

The average home in Babcock has 2 wired Internet service providers available. 100 percent of Babcock residents are limited to one or fewer choices for their Internet provider. cable and DSL broadband almost always provide the most agreeable price and data use policies for home use.

Outside of the Internet options detailed above, TDS Telecom is a third option for wired broadband in 98 percent of the Babcock area. Fixed wireless companies such as Cellcom are worth looking at. However, the main wired providers are usually a stronger deal when it comes to performance and pricing.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Babcock, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 99.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
100 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Babcock is the 480th most connected city in Wisconsin behind Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, Arpin, Nekoosa, and Pittsville.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 500 people in Wood County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Wood County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Babcock to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Babcock 8.5 Mbps 5 $3.73 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +573.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +17 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +164.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +191.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +193.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +22 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +188 Mbps ) 11 ( +6 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )