Internet Providers in Colby, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Colby, WI
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $32
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Colby, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    58.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    58.5% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    61.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    61.3% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    100% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Country Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *7 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Cellcom
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.7
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. AirRunner Networks, LLC
    20.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    20.7% Available
  • 9. 9. King Street Wireless
    6.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.3% Available
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Internet Access in Colby, Wisconsin

The average house in Colby can get service from 3-4 companies This is actually a lot of choice contrasted with similar-sized cities. Competition is correlated with better regional pricing.

As you might expect with a city of Colby's relatively low density of broadband service competitiveness, the average download speeds in Colby fall below the Wisconsin average. The current average download speed in Colby in the past twelve months is 81.54 Mbps.

Coverage from the two biggest providers, Frontier Communications and Viasat Internet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the decision between Frontier and Viasat is common.

HughesNet and T-Mobile 5G Home Internet also offer coverage in Colby, with practically one hundred percent and 61 percent coverage.

Broadband access statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from government data and privatized data we source directly from ISPs. Averaged statistics about speed and performance data comes primarily via M-Labs, which is a speed test tool integrated into BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. Our market researchers have hand-sourced price and service data on 286 Internet plans in the Colby market to date.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Colby, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 58.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 61.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 100.0%
1,000 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.

Colby is the 303rd most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Spencer, Stratford, and Owen, but behind Dorchester and Abbotsford.

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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 4,000 people in Clark 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.

Approximately 54% of Colby 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 Clark County, approximately 10,000 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 Colby to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Colby 81.5 Mbps 12 $1.06 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +500.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +91.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +118.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +120.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +115 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )