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Internet providers in 53104

Find internet providers serving the 53104 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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53104 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL10%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL65%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable95%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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53104 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 53104 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Wisconsin - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 53104 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 73% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Bristol, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 53104 area, and 64.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 53104, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bristol

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 186 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Viasat 24 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 53104

The largest internet providers serving the 53104 ZIP code are AT&T, Frontier, and Spectrum bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 53104 ZIP code, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 65% of the area. Bristol’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 53104 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.128 Mbps

Average availability

10%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 53104 ZIP code, covering 10% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bristol, $54.15.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bristol, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.128 Mbps in 53104 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bristol's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 53104 ZIP code, covering 65% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bristol, $54.15.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 53104 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 53104 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bristol, $54.15.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bristol, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 53104 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bristol's providers, 63 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 53104 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 53104 and the greater Bristol area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bristol at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bristol at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 53104 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Bristol may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Bristol cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 53104 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 53104 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 10% of households in 53104. The next fastest internet provider in the 53104 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 95% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 53104 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bristol, $54.15.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.