Internet providers in Hayward, WI

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL87%
Norvado $79.99 50 - 100 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hayward internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Hayward 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 Hayward area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Hayward residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Hayward, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Hayward area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hayward's six internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hayward

The largest internet providers in Hayward are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Norvado bringing cable and DSL options to Hayward.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Hayward residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Hayward’s third most-available internet provider, Norvado, offers DSL to around 100% of Hayward residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Hayward covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $55.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hayward, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Hayward. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 70 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Hayward covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Hayward 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $55.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hayward, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Hayward. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 70 Mbps.

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Norvado DSL internet

Provider

Norvado

Starting price*
$79.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Norvado offers broadband to all households in Hayward covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Norvado uses telephone lines in Hayward 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 Norvado start at $79.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $55.99.

Norvado customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hayward, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Norvado offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Hayward. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 70 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Hayward, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Hayward, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hayward and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Hayward at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are lower than average in Hayward at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hayward residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Hayward with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Hayward. The next fastest internet provider in Hayward is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 87% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Hayward with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $55.99.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

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.

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.