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Internet providers in 53538

Find internet providers serving the 53538 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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53538 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL80%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL1.060%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable79%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL2.830%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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53538 internet service at a glance

At 86%, broadband coverage in the 53538 ZIP code is slightly lower than the rest of Wisconsin - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 53538 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 84% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 79% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Fort Atkinson, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the 53538 area, and 76.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 53538, prices start at $34.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fort Atkinson

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 32 Mbps 10 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 114 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Edge Broadband 16 Mbps 2 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 12 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 53538

The largest internet providers serving the 53538 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 53538 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 79% of the area. Fort Atkinson’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 53538 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

80%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 53538 ZIP code, covering 80% 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 Fort Atkinson, $53.35.

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 Fort Atkinson, $1.16.

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 20 Mbps in 53538 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Atkinson's providers, 76 Mbps.

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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

79%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 53538 ZIP code, covering 79% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 53538 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 Fort Atkinson, $53.35.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Atkinson, $1.16.

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 53538 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Atkinson's providers, 76 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 53538 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 53538 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fort Atkinson, $53.35.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Atkinson, $1.16.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 53538 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Fort Atkinson's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 53538 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 53538 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 80% of households in 53538. The next fastest internet provider in the 53538 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 79% of the area.

LiteWire offers the cheapest internet in the 53538 ZIP with service starting at $34.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Atkinson, $53.35.

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.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.