Internet Service Providers in Thorp, Wisconsin
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Residential Internet Statistics for Thorp, WI
|Wired Internet Providers:||2|
|Average Speed Test Result:||11.1 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||940 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||64.86%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Thorp, Wisconsin
Internet Access in Thorp, Wisconsin
The overall most frequently available wired network types within Thorp are DSL networks followed by Cable networks. FCC filings suggest DSL reaches a 93.26 percent spread, in contrast with the 7.30 percent Cable availability.
Coverage from the two biggest providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.
The packages displayed here are manually collected through our data team. We've collected 195 plans in Thorp, in total.
92.7 percent of the Thorp area is stuck with only one or zero Internet choices. Adjusting for all addresses in city limits, the average resident has 2 providers available. Areas that have better choices usually see reduced prices and stronger performance, since providers will often upgrade service to earn subscribers.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, CenturyLink also serves Thorp with DSL availability for 93 percent of addresses and a top speed of 100 Mbps. Plans from companies like Cellcom connect you to as much as 1 Mbps via wireless relays. There are 3 providers in Thorp with enterprise service like T1 and MPLS. See the interactive map on the page below to compare how many options residents have on a granular level, or our speed data to compare how Viasat compares to other Thorp options in speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2021
92.7% of consumers in Thorp3,000 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 Thorp, Wisconsin
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Thorp, Wisconsin
- CenturyLink - 93.3% Availability in Thorp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Spectrum - 7.3% Availability in Thorp - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Thorp - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Thorp - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
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 in Thorp
Many Internet companies have been moving to add data caps to their home WiFi and Internet packages recently. Some providers in the area — CenturyLink included — have data caps. Data caps as a trend fall under a wide range. They typically run from 250 Gigabytes up to a Terabyte. Most residential Internet caps will be quite high, which means that they don't pose an issue for most subscribers. Potential CenturyLink customers in Thorp should confirm data use policies while purchasing service, and not assume them based on statements online.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Thorp
|Cellcom||Fixed Wireless||96.5%+||0.700 Mbps|
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||87.2%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL and Fiber||100%||1,000 Mbps|
|US Signal Company||Fiber||1.6%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||0.4%+||940 Mbps|
Compare Thorp to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Thorp||11.1 Mbps||6||$0.67 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +338 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +96 Mbps )||18 ( +12 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +88.6 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +100.6 Mbps )||21 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +104.2 Mbps )||9 ( +3 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|