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Internet providers in Lancaster, WI

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Lancaster, WI internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable2.659%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic94%
TDS Telecom $35 1 - 50 MbpsDSL68%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lancaster internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lancaster 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 Lancaster area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lancaster residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 73% of those living in Lancaster.

There are seven internet providers serving the Lancaster area, and 99.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lancaster's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lancaster

The largest internet providers in Lancaster are Spectrum and TDS Telecom bringing cable, fiber-optic, and DSL options to Lancaster.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Lancaster residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from TDS Telecom, which covers 94% of the area. Lancaster’s third most-available internet provider, TDS Telecom, offers DSL to around 68% of Lancaster 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 Lancaster covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lancaster, $43.32.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lancaster, $1.55.

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 Lancaster. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lancaster's providers, 369 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

120 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Fiber-optic from TDS Telecom offers broadband to nearly all households in Lancaster covering 94% of the area.

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

Internet prices for TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lancaster, $43.32.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lancaster, $1.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 120 Mbps in Lancaster. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lancaster's providers, 369 Mbps.

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TDS Telecom DSL internet

Provider

TDS Telecom

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

68%

DSL from TDS Telecom offers broadband to most households in Lancaster covering 68% of the area.

DSL internet from TDS Telecom uses telephone lines in Lancaster 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 TDS Telecom start at $35/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lancaster, $43.32.

TDS Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $35.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lancaster, $1.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, TDS Telecom offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Lancaster. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lancaster's providers, 369 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Lancaster and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lancaster at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Lancaster at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Lancaster residents, 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 Lancaster may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Lancaster cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Lancaster with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.659% of households in Lancaster. The next fastest internet provider in Lancaster is TDS Telecom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Lancaster with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lancaster, $43.32.

TDS Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lancaster, covering 94% of the city.

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Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.