Internet Providers in Waupaca, WI

Residential Internet Statistics for Waupaca, WI
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Waupaca, Wisconsin:

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  • 1. Spectrum
    76.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    76.3% Available
  • 2. AT&T Internet
    68.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    68.8% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    62.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    62.9% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. CenturyLink
    1.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.9% Available
  • 7. 6. Cellcom
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *0.7
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 8. 7. WaupacaOnline
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 9. 8. Bug Tussel Wireless
    97.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    97.4% Available
  • 10. 9. Amherst Telephone Company
    10.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *400 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    10.9% Available
  • 11. TDS
    1.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.6% Available
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Internet Access in Waupaca, Wisconsin

Waupaca features only two major Internet technology options to understand: coaxial cable (76.31% availability) and DSL (73.69% coverage). Coaxial cable Internet access is usually provided via cable TV corporations, using pre-existing copper coaxial TV wires mounted on utility poles or buried along the street. DSL Internet is delivered via phone lines. Most Waupaca addresses have access to both cable and DSL from at least two ISPs.

The broadband packages displayed here are collected manually by our data science and research team.

There is above-average competition between Internet providers in Waupaca, but 5,000 residents still don't have service from more than one provider. If these residents aren't pleased by the quality of service, they are forced to rely on a low-speed wireless option. Luckily, this issue isn't widespread in Waupaca — the majority of households have 5 choices for Internet service.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Waupaca.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, Spectrum is a third option for wired broadband in 76 percent of Waupaca. Wireless providers like Cellcom and satellite Internet providers such as are worth looking at. However, the main wired providers are usually a stronger value when it comes to speed and price.

  • There are 19 internet providers in Waupaca with 11 of those offering residential service
  • Waupaca is the 55th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Amherst, Weyauwega, Fremont, and Manawa, but behind Iola.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Waupaca, Wisconsin

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 76.3%
Amherst Telephone Company 400 Mbps Fiber and DSL 20s 10.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.6%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.9%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 68.8%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 62.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
5,000 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.

Waupaca is the 55th most connected city in Wisconsin ahead of Amherst, Weyauwega, Fremont, and Manawa, but behind Iola.

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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 3,000 people in Waupaca 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: 11% of people living in Waupaca 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 64% of Waupaca 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 Waupaca County, approximately 12,000 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 Waupaca to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Waupaca 57.7 Mbps 15 $0.95 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +524 Mbps ) 22 ( +7 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +115.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +142 Mbps ) 20 ( +5 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +144.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +138.8 Mbps ) 11 ( -4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )