Internet Providers in Pickerel, WI

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Residential Internet Statistics for Pickerel, WI
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 1
Fastest Speed Available: 30 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $49.99

Internet Access in Pickerel, Wisconsin

DSL service is the only wired broadband network type that has a meaningful level of availability for residents of Pickerel. According to our latest data pull, it can be accessed by approximately 76.87 percent of residents. DSL Internet service reaches subscribers by telephone wires, which is why it usually is provided by traditional phone operators, such as Frontier Communications.

The broadband packages displayed above are collected by hand by our data science staff. The 19 Internet plans shown are the most current out of 137 packages we've gathered in Pickerel to date.

100 percent of Pickerel is stuck with only one or zero options for Internet service. For those outside these underserved blocks, the average Internet user has 2-3 Internet providers available. Addresses with more competition usually get lower pricing, since the providers will improve service to win subscribers.

Coverage from the biggest providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, Frontier Communications is another option to consider. They have Internet in 76 percent of Pickerel. Wireless providers such as Cellcom are sometimes a good choice. However, the incumbent wired providers usually offer a better deal so far as performance and pricing.

Internet Statistics 2021

500 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 Pickerel, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 4m 33s 76.9%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Pickerel

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Pickerel is the 507th most connected city in Wisconsin behind Antigo, White Lake, Deerbrook, Crandon, and Gleason.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 3,000 people in Langlade County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

In Langlade County, approximately 8,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Pickerel

Data collected by our market researchers shows that many of the common providers in Pickerel place a limit on streaming for their home broadband connections. Data caps are disliked because consumers see them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers insist they are a necessary strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming services, which can consume anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.