Internet Providers in Nekoosa, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Nekoosa, WI
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Nekoosa, Wisconsin:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    50.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    50.2% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. Frontier
    2.2% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.2% Available
  • 5. 5. Cellcom
    97.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.7
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    97.3% Available
  • 6. 6. Solarus
    95.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.6% Available
  • 7. 7. Bug Tussel Wireless
    32.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    32.6% Available
  • 8. 8. TDS
    6.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    6.8% Available
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Internet Access in Nekoosa, Wisconsin

Viasat Internet has the most availability in Nekoosa. HughesNet is also a common option.

In terms of availability, the average home in Nekoosa has 3-4 companies at their location, or exactly 3.62 ISPs per census block. Still, 15.29 percent of Nekoosa residents have one or fewer options for Internet.

The data on this page comes via FCC coverage reports. Coverage data is enhanced against private databases and direct provider reporting to output more granular results than governmental websites. Data about speeds and pricing of current Internet plans is generated thanks to our research experts, who collect tens of thousands of data points annually.

Solarus provides an second choice to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer a maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only choice for Internet access for residents of Nekoosa. For example, fixed wireless outfits like Cellcom can reach 1 Mbps or more via wireless links. Outside of residential Internet, there are also 2 companies in city limits marketing specialized enterprise-level products and services such as point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. BroadbandNow includes all providers with explicit business plans on their site, although some sell both home and business-class broadband.

Fiber Internet is the top-performing Internet option for the average household in Nekoosa. All broadband providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber-optic connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Nekoosa, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Solarus 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 95.6%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 50.2%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 6.8%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 2.2%
1,000 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.

Nekoosa is the 337th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Pittsville and Arkdale, but behind Wisconsin Rapids, Port Edwards, and Arpin.

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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 500 people in Wood 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: 78% of people living in Nekoosa 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 85% of Nekoosa 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 Wood County, approximately 5,000 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 Nekoosa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Nekoosa 36.7 Mbps 9 $0.62 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +545 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +136.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +163 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +165.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +159.8 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )