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Internet providers in Medford, WI

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Medford, WI internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL79%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Ceom - 250 - 1,000 MbpsWireless36%
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Medford internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Medford 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 Medford area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Medford residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 72% of those living in Medford.

There are seven internet providers serving the Medford area, and 99.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Medford's seven internet providers, prices start at $35 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Medford

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 88 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Medford

The largest internet providers in Medford are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Medford.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Medford residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Medford’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Medford residents.

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 Medford covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $61.66.

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 Medford, $0.72.

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 Medford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 41 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 Medford covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Medford 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Medford, $61.66.

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 Medford, $0.72.

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 Medford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 41 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Medford covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Medford 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $61.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Medford, $0.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Medford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 41 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Medford with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Medford. The next fastest internet provider in Medford is BendBroadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 79% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Medford with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $61.66.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.