Internet Providers in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

Most Popular Internet Providers in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    89.8% Available
    89.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 2. Frontier
    89.8% Available
    89.8%

    Available

    Call For Speed Availability
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 30-30mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $49.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • 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
    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
  • 5. 5. AT&T Internet
    5.9% Available
    5.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    5 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 5-25mbps
    • Connection: IPBB
    • Installation: Up to $99.00 installation fee.
    • Price Range: $45 - $55
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    38.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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
  • 7. 7. LiteWire
    99.2% Available
    99.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-30mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $49.95
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
  • 8. 8. TDS Telecom
    81.5% Available
    81.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 300-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Includes internet equipment one-time handling fee and free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $112.95
  • 9. 9. UPNETWI
    14% Available
    14%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    52 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-52mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $52.74 - $137.14
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Cricket
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $35 - $55
  • 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. U.S. Cellular
    100% Available
    100%

    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
  • 5. 5. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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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

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Internet Access in Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

3 Internet Service Providers, or "ISPs." can provide service to the average Cottage Grove location. In context, this is actually a strong amount of choice in comparison to other cities. Robust competition of several providers in a city often results in more consumer-friendly pricing.

Coverage from the two biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Cottage Grove.

In terms of Internet service choices, Cottage Grove has all the primary Internet types: fiber and cable/DSL. Between the local options, Fiber is overall the better network type. Fiber service has 80.08 percent availability in Cottage Grove.

Spectrum and Frontier Communications can also provide coverage in Cottage Grove, often competing for the same customers.

The broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from government data and private data collected from providers. Statistics about speed and performance averages comes primarily from M-Labs, which is the speed test utility shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google search results. The BroadbandNow researchers have hand-collected pricing and plan details on 316 broadband deals in Cottage Grove to date.

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 Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
TDS Telecom 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 81.5%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 89.8%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 25 Mbps IPBB 5m 27s 5.9%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 89.8%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Cottage Grove

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Cottage Grove is the 146th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Mc Farland, Sun Prairie, Deerfield, and Marshall, but behind Madison.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Dane 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: 80% of people living in Cottage Grove 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 89% of Cottage Grove 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 Dane County, approximately 17,000 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 Cap Issues Around Cottage Grove

Data from our research team suggests that top ISPs place a limit on data use on home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see them as a strategy to stop "cord cutting". Providers explain they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming video, which easily consumes 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Cottage Grove to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Cottage Grove 79 Mbps 9 $0.51 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +466.6 Mbps ) 19 ( +10 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +82.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +101.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +107.6 Mbps ) 24 ( +15 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +100.1 Mbps ) 9 $0.30 ( $0.00 )