Internet providers in Onalaska, WI

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Onalaska internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Onalaska 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 Onalaska area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Onalaska residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 5.140% of those living in Onalaska.

There are four internet providers serving the Onalaska area, and 98.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Onalaska's four internet providers, prices start at $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Onalaska

The largest internet providers in Onalaska are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Onalaska.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Onalaska residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Onalaska’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Onalaska 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 Onalaska covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Onalaska 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 Onalaska, $52.25.

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 Onalaska, $2.09.

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 Onalaska. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Onalaska's providers, 313 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Onalaska covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Onalaska 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 CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Onalaska, $52.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Onalaska, $2.09.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Onalaska. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Onalaska's providers, 313 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 Onalaska covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Onalaska 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 Onalaska, $52.25.

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 Onalaska, $2.09.

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 Onalaska. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Onalaska's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Onalaska, WI internet providers

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Provider
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.141%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Onalaska with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.141% of households in Onalaska. The next fastest internet provider in Onalaska is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Onalaska with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Onalaska, $52.25.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Onalaska, covering 5.141% 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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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