Internet Providers in Iola, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Iola, WI
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 400 Mbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Iola, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    65.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    65.6% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Cellcom
    99.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.7
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.8% Available
  • 5. 5. TDS
    96.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    96.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Cirrinity
    61.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    61.4% Available
  • 7. 7. WaupacaOnline
    59% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    59% Available
  • 8. 8. Amherst Telephone Company
    41.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *400 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    41.6% Available
  • 9. 9. Solarus
    2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2% Available

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Internet Access in Iola, Wisconsin

3-4 Internet providers are available for the average Iola location. This is actually a strong amount of choice contrasted with similar-sized cities. Competition between two or more ISPs in a city is correlated with lower regional pricing.

TDS Telecom and T-Mobile 5G Home Internet also have coverage in Iola, although speed test data indicates that TDS might be more robust.

DSL has widespread availability in comparison with other Internet technologies within Iola since it uses landline phone cable to send data. The physical DSL line usually reaches the home via a utility pole, and you plug in a modem to the ethernet jack inside to enable your home Wifi.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Broadband coverage statistics on the page below are based on government data from the FCC and privatized datasets collected directly from providers. Average statistics about speed averages comes primarily from M-Labs, which is a speed test tool integrated into BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. The BroadbandNow market researchers have manually validated package pricing and plan details on 213 broadband offerings in the Iola market as of 2022.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Iola, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Amherst Telephone Company 400 Mbps Fiber and DSL 20s 41.6%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 96.5%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 65.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Solarus 30 Mbps DSL 4m 33s 2.0%
2,000 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.

Iola is the 15th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Waupaca, Amherst, Custer, Rosholt, and Manawa.

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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 3,000 people in Waupaca 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: 42% of people living in Iola 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 43% of Iola 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 Waupaca County, approximately 12,000 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 Iola to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Iola 4.7 Mbps 12 $1.50 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +577 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +168.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +195 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +197.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +191.8 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )