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Internet providers in 53527

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53527 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL16%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL92%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable90%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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53527 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 53527 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 53527 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 81% of those living in the 53527 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 53527 area, and 88.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 53527, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Cottage Grove

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 15 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 117 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
LiteWire 19 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 53527

The largest internet providers serving the 53527 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 53527 ZIP code, covering 16% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 92% of the area. Cottage Grove’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 90% of residents in the 53527 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.6 Mbps

Average availability

16%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 53527 ZIP code, covering 16% 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 Cottage Grove, $54.99.

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 Cottage Grove, $0.79.

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 0.6 Mbps in 53527 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cottage Grove's providers, 37 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

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 53527 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 Cottage Grove, $54.99.

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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

5 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 53527 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 53527 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Cottage Grove, $54.99.

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 Cottage Grove, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 53527 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cottage Grove's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 53527 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 53527 and the greater Cottage Grove area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Cottage Grove at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Cottage Grove at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 53527 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 Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 53527 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 53527 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 16% of households in 53527. The next fastest internet provider in the 53527 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 90% of the area.

LiteWire offers the cheapest internet in the 53527 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cottage Grove, $54.99.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.