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Internet Providers in Menomonie, Wisconsin
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Internet Access in Menomonie, Wisconsin
Menomonie features a total of 8 Internet service providers (ISPs) with home connections, and a total of 16 including smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as X2nSat and Wisconsin Independent Network. (Some may be "double entries" as many companies list residential and enterprise services under separate branches.)
The majority of Menomonie residents have 2-3 wired broadband providers available to them. 20.29% of the Menomonie area — 5,000 people — are limited to one or fewer options for which provider to use. Regardless of other services available, cable and DSL broadband services usually provide the most agreeable pricing for home use.
Viasat Internet is the most likely choice for Menomonie residents. The provider is available to practically one hundred percent of Menomonie. HughesNet is the most likely second choice, serving virtually one hundred percent of residents with predominantly Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet for Menomonie is 25 Mbps.
Considering network technology installed within the city, we see that the most prevalent wired Internet tech infrastructures are Cable and IPBB and Fixed Wireless, with 83.39% and 74.55% respectively. Cable internet connections are sold by traditional cable TV operators, using existing TV network connections. Menomonie customers of cable ISPs like Spectrum overwhelmingly select cable because of the combination of low prices for decent speeds. (Compared to DSL at any rate.)
All the coverage stats on this page comes from FCC data, which requires companies in Menomonie to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. Using our relationships with Internet providers nationally, BroadbandNow is able to further verify public data against privatized data reported by telecoms directly. The speed averages shown below are calculated from browser-based speed tests originating from the Menomonie area in the M-Labs database, which is integrated into Google and BroadbandNow. In terms of plan package pricing and terms data our research process is manual. Our market research staff has processed 264 broadband packages in Menomonie since 2014, and 31 of those are active.
Internet Statistics 2021
20.3% of consumers in Menomonie5,000 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 Menomonie, Wisconsin
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|West Wisconsin Telcom||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||33.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||1.3%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||74.6%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||43.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|24-7 Telcom||6 Mbps||DSL||22m 45s||66.2%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Menomonie
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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.
Broadband Availability Around University Of Wisconsin-Stout
Students residing within two miles of University Of Wisconsin-Stout can expect to have a selection of 3 ISPs providers. As elsewhere in Menomonie, Viasat and HughesNet are the most prevalent options. Speed test data suggests that internet download speeds in the University Of Wisconsin-Stout area exceeds 25 Mbps, with averages in the zip around (32.51 Mbps as of our latest data.) This speed should be enough for students in Menomonie who want to watch HD video, split the cost of a connection with housemates, and etc. Since these averages are based on openly available speed test data, they often trend lower than actual top speeds available in an area. Use the zip search box above to see the latest information on broadband internet options at a specific address.
Menomonie Telecommuting and Tech
Menomonie has 761 active workers who work out of their home via telecommuting. Of the portion telecommuting, 90.14 percent take home less than $75,000 per year. When you're setting up a home network for working from home, be sure to verify any data limits on your package. Some Internet packages have data limits. This may be difficult if you use a lot of data for work purposes. Business connections should be considered if you need more than a consumer-grade deal.
Compare Menomonie to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Menomonie||32.5 Mbps||9||$0.82 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +513.1 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +128.8 Mbps )||18 ( +9 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +148.4 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +154.1 Mbps )||24 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +146.6 Mbps )||9||$0.39 ( $0.00 )|