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Internet providers in Mauston, WI

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Mauston, WI internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mauston internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Mauston 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 Mauston area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Mauston residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 35% of those living in Mauston.

There are four internet providers serving the Mauston area, and 92.97% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mauston's four internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mauston

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 15 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 13 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Mediacom 144 Mbps 26 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Mauston

The largest internet providers in Mauston are Frontier, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Mauston.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Mauston residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 98% of the area. Mauston’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Mauston residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Mauston covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Mauston 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $52.49.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Mauston covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $52.49.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mauston, $1.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Mauston. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mauston's providers, 350 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 Mauston covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mauston 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 Mauston, $52.49.

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 Mauston, $1.14.

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 Mauston. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mauston's providers, 350 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Mauston with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Mauston. The next fastest internet provider in Mauston is Viasat, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Mauston with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $52.49.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.