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Internet providers in Mauston, WI

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Mauston, WI internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL93%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 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 cable, which covers 98% of Mauston residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Mauston, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

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 $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $41.99.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mauston, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Mauston. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mauston's providers, 269 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$29.99/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 $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $41.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mauston, $1.61.

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, 269 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $41.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mauston, $1.61.

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, 269 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 HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Mauston with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mauston, $41.99.

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.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.