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Internet Providers in Kaukauna, Wisconsin
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Internet Access in Kaukauna, Wisconsin
There are two major infrastructure options around Kaukauna — coaxial cable (95.21% availability) and DSL (83.67% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet is generally delivered via traditional cable TV corporations using their pre-existing coaxial television lines strung up on telephone poles or buried along the street. DSL Internet is delivered over twisted copper phone lines. The vast majority of Kaukauna census blocks can access cable and DSL service from two or more providers.
Broadband competition available for Kaukauna is strong, with the average home having 3-4 providers to choose from. Internet access isn't always distributed evenly, however. A surprising 17.78 percent of households in the area still have only one or fewer options.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Kaukauna's most common wired broadband choices.
Spectrum is also a commonly available broadband choice for Kaukauna, offering primarily Cable service in 95 percent of the area. Cellcom is another alternative wireless service for practically one hundred percent of local residents, although it has to have roof access or line of site with a Cellcom access point.
The Internet coverage stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of public governmental data and privatized data collected directly from telecom industry sources or through private third parties. Average statistics about speed averages is sourced primarily via M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has manually validated package price and service data on 269 broadband offerings in Kaukauna as of 2021.
Internet Statistics 2021
17.8% of consumers in Kaukauna4,000 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 Kaukauna, Wisconsin
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||81.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||64.2%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|TDS Telecom||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||19.6%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Kaukauna
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 in Kaukauna
Data from our researchers shows that common ISPs use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are disliked because subscribers see caps as a strategy to discourage streaming services, while providers insist that data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Kaukauna to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Kaukauna||197.1 Mbps||9||$0.50 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +348.5 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( -35.8 Mbps )||18 ( +9 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( -16.2 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( -10.5 Mbps )||24 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( -18 Mbps )||9||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|