Internet Providers in Merrill, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Merrill, WI
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $35
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Merrill, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    61.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    61.5% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    95.5% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    95.5% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    20.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    20.1% Available
  • 6. 6. 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
  • 7. 7. King Street Wireless
    99.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.8% Available
  • 8. 8. AirRunner Networks, LLC
    69.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    69.9% Available
  • 9. 9. Net Pros
    6.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.1% Available
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Internet Access in Merrill, Wisconsin

Viasat Internet has the most availability in Merrill. HughesNet is also commonly available.

Frontier Communications and Spectrum can also provide Internet service in Merrill, with Frontier performing a bit better according to speed test statistics.

The Internet plans listed on this page are manually gathered by our data science and research team.

There's above-average choice between companies in Merrill, but 8,000 people in the area don't have service from multiple providers. If these residents aren't pleased with the quality of service, they are forced to compromise for a low-speed wireless connection. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Merrill. The average household has 4 Internet options.

Cable is the main kind of Internet with coverage around Merrill worth considering. The lack of broadband Internet services in Merrill results in poor average download speeds. Merrill average download speeds clock in 130.73% beneath the state average.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Merrill, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 61.5%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 20.1%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 95.5%
8,000 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.

Merrill is the 344th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Gleason, but behind Wausau, Schofield, Marathon, and Tomahawk.

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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 5,000 people in Lincoln 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 Merrill 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 Lincoln County, approximately 11,000 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 Merrill to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Merrill 8.3 Mbps 12 $1.10 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +573.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +164.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +191.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +193.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +188.2 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )