Internet Providers in Black River Falls, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Black River Falls, WI
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Black River Falls, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    95.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.3% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    53.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    53.5% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    17% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    17% Available
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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 248 Black River Falls Internet plans from 2014 to the present. There are 23 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 12 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.

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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 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 17.0%
5,000 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.

Black River Falls is the 618th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Warrens and Melrose, but behind Hixton, Blair, and Neillsville.

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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 Jackson 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.

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

Map of ISPs in Black River Falls

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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 19.3 Mbps 8 $0.49 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +562.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +153.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +180.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +182.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +177.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )