Internet Providers in Boyd, Wisconsin

Most Popular Internet Providers in Boyd, Wisconsin:

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  • 1. CenturyLink
    91.2% Available
    91.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $50
    • Contracts: None required
  • 2. Spectrum
    32% Available
    32%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    82.4%

    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
  • 4. 4. 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
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    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
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    97.3% Available
    97.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1 Mbps
    Download
  • 7. 7. Cellcom
    84.1% Available
    84.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.7 Mbps
    Download
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-3mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 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
  • 3. Cellcom
    96.7% Available
    96.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    12 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-12mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $10 - $30
  • 4. 4. T-Mobile
    81.7% Available
    81.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • 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 Boyd, Wisconsin

Information here is drawn from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage filings. We leverage direct provider reports to validate the data on a census block level. Plan, pricing, and other data is hand-gathered through our research division. BroadbandNow has analyzed 206 Internet deals for Boyd. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 124 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

So far as availability, the average home in Boyd has 3 providers serving any given location. Only 67.99 percent of Boyd residents are limited to one or fewer options for broadband service.

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Boyd. They are accessible for practically one hundred percent of Boyd addresses. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Boyd is 25 Mbps.

Considering network technologies installed within Boyd, the most widespread physical wire broadband connection varieties are DSL and Cable, with 91.18% and 32.01% respectively. Cable connections are marketed by traditional residential television providers, leveraging their already-built TV network connections. Boyd-area customers of cable service providers like overwhelmingly pick cable because of the reasonably low pricing for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL at any rate.) Phone companies are the main source for DSL Internet service, because DSL sends data over phone lines. DSL is the slowest of all major wired broadband technologies except dial-up.

Aside from the Internet options detailed above, CenturyLink is another option to consider. They have Internet in 91 percent of the Boyd area. Fixed wireless providers like T-Mobile Home Internet and satellite companies including are worth considering. However, the main wired options usually offer a better deal so far as performance.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Boyd, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 32.0%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 91.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Boyd

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Boyd is the 601st most connected city in Wisconsin behind Chippewa Falls, Cornell, Cadott, Stanley, and Thorp.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Chippewa 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.

Approximately 32% of Boyd 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 Chippewa County, approximately 6,000 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 Boyd

Data collected by our market researchers suggests that some of the popular ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on streaming for their residential broadband connections. Data caps are disliked because users see caps as a strategy to stop streaming services. Providers insist that they are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: video streaming, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Boyd to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Boyd 21.1 Mbps 7 $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +524.5 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +140.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +159.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +165.5 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +158 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.35 ( $0.00 )