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Internet providers in Ripon, WI

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Ripon, WI internet providers

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic1.663%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 80 MbpsDSL76%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ripon internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ripon 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 Ripon area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Ripon residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.660% of those living in Ripon.

There are seven internet providers serving the Ripon area, and 99.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Ripon's seven internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ripon

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Ripon residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 76% of the area. Ripon’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Ripon residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Ripon covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Ripon, $50.00.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ripon, $1.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Ripon. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ripon's providers, 133 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Ripon covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Ripon 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 $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Ripon, $50.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ripon, $1.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Ripon. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Ripon's providers, 133 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 Ripon covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ripon 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 Ripon, $50.00.

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 Ripon, $1.67.

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 Ripon. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ripon's providers, 133 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Ripon with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Ripon. The next fastest internet provider in Ripon is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 1.663% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Ripon with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Ripon, $50.00.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Ripon, covering 1.663% of the city.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.