Internet Providers in Black River Falls, Wisconsin

Most Popular Internet Providers in Black River Falls, Wisconsin:

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  • 1. CenturyLink
    95.3% Available
    95.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $65
    • Contracts: None required
  • 2. Spectrum
    53.5% Available
    53.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Wireless speeds may vary
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile Home Internet
    17% Available
    17%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
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  • 1. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. AT&T Wireless
    99.4% Available
    99.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 3. U.S. Cellular
    99.3% Available
    99.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $160
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile
    98.6% Available
    98.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Black River Falls, Wisconsin

The average Black River Falls building can get access to broadband service from 1.59 companies.

The data on this page is primarily sourced via FCC coverage reports. Coverage data is enhanced using privatized databases and direct provider reporting to provide more detailed resources than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speeds and pricing data is sourced thanks to our data analysis experts, who gather thousands of plans every year. We've catalogued 241 Black River Falls Internet plans from 2014 to the present. There are 25 Internet packages currently active.

CenturyLink is a common second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet), serving Black River Falls with a maximum download speed of 100 Mbps. Aside from consumer Internet, there are 3 providers within Black River Falls marketing enterprise-level services like SD-WAN or custom fiber loops. BroadbandNow includes all providers with business plans online, although some sell both residential and business broadband.

Taking a look now at network tech with significant infrastructure already built across Black River Falls, we see that the most prevalent physical wire broadband Internet technology varieties are DSL and Fiber (95.26 percent coverage) and Cable (53.49 percent coverage). Television companies are where customers look for cable home Internet, because they can utilize pre-existing coaxial TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Cable can often make sense for local residents due to the strong mix of speed and value.

According to the most recent FCC data and direct provider reporting, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Black River Falls as measured by coverage area. As the maps below show, these companies often compete at addresses in different neighborhoods around Black River Falls.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Black River Falls with 5 of those offering residential service
  • Black River Falls is the 618th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Warrens and Melrose, but behind Hixton, Blair, and Neillsville.

Internet Statistics 2021

5,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Black River Falls, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 95.3%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 53.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 17.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Black River Falls

Black River Falls Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Black River Falls is the 618th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Warrens and Melrose, but behind Hixton, Blair, and Neillsville.

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 Jackson County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 10% of people living in Black River Falls have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 53% of Black River Falls residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

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

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

Data Caps Around Black River Falls

Data collected by our researchers suggests that top providers in the area currently place a limit on streaming on home Internet connections. Data caps are controversial since users view caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming. Providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Compare Black River Falls to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Black River Falls 17.6 Mbps 6 $0.42 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +528 Mbps ) 19 ( +13 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +143.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +163.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +169 Mbps ) 24 ( +18 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +161.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )