Internet Providers in Montello, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Montello, WI
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $24.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Montello, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    34.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    34.1% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    84.3% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    84.3% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 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. CenturyLink
    14.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    14.2% Available
  • 6. 6. Bug Tussel Wireless
    70.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    70.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Marquette-Adams Telephone Cooperative
    42.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    42.4% Available

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Internet Access in Montello, Wisconsin

Data on BroadbandNow is calculated based on biannual FCC provider coverage reports. BroadbandNow leverages direct provider reports to validate the data down to the census block level. Pricing and plan information is gathered through our data division. To date, we've analyzed and verified 384 Internet plans in and near Montello since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 54 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Looking at network tech available in the area, the most frequently available physical wire broadband tech types are Cable and DSL, with 34.05% and 84.33% respectively. Television companies are the main source for cable home Internet service, thanks to the fact that they can utilize their existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect subscribers to Internet service. Cable can often make sense for local residents due to the strong speeds in an attainable price range. DSL is delivered by telephone wires by providers such as Frontier Communications that own copper phone lines. DSL underperforms when compared with all other major broadband technologies except dial-up.

Frontier Communications provides an alternative to the primary providers. They offer 84 percent availability and a top download speed of 115 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only way to get Internet in Montello. For example, fixed wireless providers such as Bug Tussel Wireless are able to reach 4 Mbps over direct wireless technology.

Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area in Montello. practically one hundred percent of the Montello area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, providing virtually one hundred percent of Montello with Satellite service. The fastest plan advertised by HughesNet for Montello is 25 megabits per second.

In summary, the Internet market is far from perfect in Montello. Still, the average household still has at least 2-3 companies to choose from. For the time being, a limited 2,000 Montello locals are limited to one or fewer providers.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Montello, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 34.1%
Marquette-Adams Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 42.4%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 14.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 84.3%
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.

Montello is the 434th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Westfield, Oxford, Pardeeville, Princeton, and Neshkoro.

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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 100 people in Marquette 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 Montello 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 56% of Montello 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 Marquette County, approximately 3,000 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 Montello to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Montello 12.3 Mbps 7 $0.64 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +569.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +15 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +160.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +187.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +189.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +20 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +184.2 Mbps ) 11 ( +4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )