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Internet providers in 54603

Find internet providers serving the 54603 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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54603 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL72%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic19%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable17%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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54603 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 54603 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 54603 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in the 54603 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 54603 area, and 99.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 54603, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in La Crosse

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 112 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 21 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 54603

The largest internet providers serving the 54603 ZIP code are Spectrum and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 54603 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 72% of the area. La Crosse’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 19% of residents in the 54603 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

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 54603 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 54603 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 La Crosse, $50.99.

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 La Crosse, $0.56.

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 54603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Crosse's providers, 446 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 54603 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 La Crosse, $50.99.

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 La Crosse, $0.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 54603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Crosse's providers, 446 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 54603 ZIP code, covering 19% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 54603 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in La Crosse, $50.99.

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 La Crosse, $0.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 54603 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Crosse's providers, 446 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 54603 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 54603 and the greater La Crosse area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in La Crosse at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in La Crosse at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 54603 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 54603 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 54603 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 54603. The next fastest internet provider in the 54603 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 17% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 54603 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in La Crosse, $50.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 54603 ZIP code, covering 19% of the city.

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.

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.