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Internet providers in 54843

Find internet providers serving the 54843 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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54843 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable55%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL90%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.620%
Norvado $79.99 -DSL30%
Blue Earth Valley Telephone Company - -DSL2.570%
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54843 internet service at a glance

At 90%, broadband coverage in the 54843 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 54843 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 82% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 55% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.570% of those living in the 54843 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 54843 area, and 56.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 54843, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hayward

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 28 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Spectrum 116 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 11 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL
Viasat 9 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 54843

The largest internet providers serving the 54843 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Norvado bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 54843 ZIP code, covering 55% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 90% of the area. Hayward’s third most-available internet provider, Norvado, offers DSL to around 30% of residents in the 54843 ZIP code.

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

55%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to about half of households in the 54843 ZIP code, covering 55% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 54843 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 Hayward, $52.13.

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 Hayward, $0.30.

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 54843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 55% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 258 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 54843 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $52.13.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hayward, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 54843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 258 Mbps.

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Norvado DSL internet

Provider

Norvado

Starting price*
$79.99/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

30%

DSL from Norvado offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 54843 ZIP code, covering 30% of the area.

DSL internet from Norvado 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 Norvado start at $79.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $52.13.

Norvado customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.27 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hayward, $0.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Norvado offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 54843 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 30% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hayward's providers, 258 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 54843 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 54843 and the greater Hayward area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hayward at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hayward at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 54843 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 Hayward 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 Hayward DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 54843 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 54843 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 55% of households in 54843. The next fastest internet provider in the 54843 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 1.620% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 54843 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hayward, $52.13.

Norvado is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 54843 ZIP code, covering 0.800% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.