Internet providers in Medford, WI

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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 DSL, which covers 100% of Medford residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Medford, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

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 $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Medford

The largest internet providers in Medford are Spectrum, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. 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, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of Medford residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Medford, $53.33.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Medford, $2.13.

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 Medford. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 50 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 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $53.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Medford, $2.13.

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, 50 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

ViaSat, Inc. 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, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Medford, $53.33.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Medford, $2.13.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. 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, 50 Mbps.

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Medford, WI internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 Mbps Cable 100%
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. - - DSL 79%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
Northeast Communications of Wisconsin, Inc. - - Wireless 36%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Medford with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Medford. The next fastest internet provider in Medford is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Medford with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Medford, $53.33.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.