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Internet providers in 54451

Find internet providers serving the 54451 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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54451 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL1.950%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable36%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL83%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic15%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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54451 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 54451 ZIP code 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 54451 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 93% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 49% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 37% of those living in the 54451 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 54451 area, and 37.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 54451, prices start at $32 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 54451

The largest internet providers serving the 54451 ZIP code are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to many in the 54451 ZIP code, covering 36% 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 residents in the 54451 ZIP code.

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

36%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 54451 ZIP code, covering 36% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 54451 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, $54.39.

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, $0.79.

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 54451 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 36% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 34 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 the 54451 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 54451 ZIP 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 Medford, $54.39.

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, $0.79.

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 54451 ZIP code. 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, 34 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 the 54451 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 54451 ZIP 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $54.39.

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, $0.79.

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 54451 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Medford's providers, 34 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 54451 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 54451 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 36% of households in 54451. The next fastest internet provider in the 54451 ZIP code is BendBroadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 83% of the area.

Country Wireless offers the cheapest internet in the 54451 ZIP with service starting at $32/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Medford, $54.39.

BendBroadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 54451 ZIP code, covering 15% of the city.

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.

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