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Internet Providers in Plainfield, Wisconsin
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Internet Access in Plainfield, Wisconsin
The most commonly available wired network types in Plainfield are Cable networks as well as Satellite lines. Our records show that Cable has a 46.96 percent territory, compared with Satellite's close to one hundred percent penetration.
Union Telephone Company as well as Spectrum also offer Internet service in Plainfield, and offering 54 percent and 46 percent coverage of the area.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in general, will overlap. As you might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Plainfield.
The plans displayed on this page are manually gathered by our data analysis team. The 41 Internet packages shown are the most recent of 216 plans we've collected in Plainfield to date.
In summary, the average Plainfield resident is faced with 3-4 choices for home broadband, which is competitive when contrasted with the US generally. Plainfield is currently the 479th most-connected city in Wisconsin, measured by amount of broadband competition. Residents the FCC would consider "underserved" are relatively low, and only 1,000 are limited to a single broadband option. Activate the map on the page below to see network data about neighborhoods within Plainfield, and Internet availability stats.
Internet Statistics 2021
52.7% of consumers in Plainfield1,000 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 Plainfield, Wisconsin
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Union Telephone Company||200 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||40s||54.9%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Compare Plainfield to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Plainfield||18.8 Mbps||7||$0.84 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +515.6 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +130 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +141.8 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +150.7 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +143.3 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|