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Internet Providers in Nashotah, Wisconsin
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Internet Access in Nashotah, Wisconsin
Information below is calculated from the twice-annual FCC broadband coverage reporting. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to further validate and enhance that data down to the census block or lit address level. Pricing and plan data on BroadbandNow is collected manually by our data team. Locally, we've aggregated 248 Internet plans in the area around Nashotah in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 91 records as of 2021. 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.
Since many houses come pre-wired for one phone provider and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Nashotah has 2 wired Internet service providers to choose from (2.07 per census block specifically). 15.63% of Nashotah residents — 500 people in total — have one or fewer choices. DSL and cable broadband usually offer the best pricing for home use.
Spectrum is a common second choice. They offer 98 percent local coverage and a top download speed of 940 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only option for Internet in Nashotah. For example, fixed wireless providers like T-Mobile Home Internet can deliver 25 Mbps or more via direct wireless hardware. Outside of residential broadband, there are also 2 providers in the area with specialized enterprise and smb services like point-to-point connectivity and MPLS. We list every provider with business services online, although some providers can connect both home and business Internet.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available provider for Nashotah residents. They are available to near one hundred percent of Nashotah census blocks. HughesNet is the most common second option, providing near one hundred percent of Nashotah with Satellite broadband service. The fastest package we've found for HughesNet in Nashotah is 25 megabits per second download.
To summarize, Nashotah's broadband Internet infrastructure conforms with a common pattern in Wisconsin metro areas: widespread coverage for cable and DSL service, with the catch that a majority of houses or apartments are limited to one option for either type of service. This pattern has a simple reason. Internet outfits started as cable TV and landline phone corporations, and use these already connected networks to deliver Internet services.
Internet Statistics 2021
15.6% of consumers in Nashotah500 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 Nashotah, Wisconsin
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||67.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||33.9%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Nashotah
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.
Internet Service for Education in Nashotah
Economic development studies often spot a strong pattern between internet access and enhanced education. For education, personal Internet access is almost a necessity as colleges including Nashotah House in Nashotah adapt online platforms to distribute student work. Looking at 91 speed tests recorded in the past annum at addresses within two miles of Nashotah House campus, performance averages are in the region of 37.75 Mbps — considerably above the lowest connection speed needed for viewing video and operating hosted or communication platforms.
Data Caps in Nashotah
Data from our researchers shows that some of the top providers in Nashotah place a limit on data use on residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since subscribers view them as a strategy to stop streaming, while providers insist that caps are a necessary strategy for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Nashotah to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Nashotah||37.8 Mbps||7||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +507.8 Mbps )||19 ( +12 )||$0.17 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +123.5 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.14 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +143.1 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +148.8 Mbps )||24 ( +17 )||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +141.3 Mbps )||9 ( +2 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|