Why you can trust Allconnect We compare current internet plans to help you make the best decision for your needs and location. How we review providers How we make money

Internet providers in River Falls, WI

Shop the best River Falls internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from DSL, cable and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
River Falls City Map

Internet providers in your area

River Falls, WI internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable97%
Baldwin Telecom $99.95 200 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

River Falls internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in River Falls 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 River Falls area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of River Falls residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 13% of those living in River Falls.

There are five internet providers serving the River Falls area, and 96.57% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among River Falls's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in River Falls

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 136 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable
AT&T 12 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL
Viasat 21 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in River Falls

The largest internet providers in River Falls are AT&T, Xfinity, and Baldwin Telecom bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to River Falls.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all River Falls residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 97% of the area. River Falls’s third most-available internet provider, Baldwin Telecom, offers fiber-optic to around 13% of River Falls residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in River Falls covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in River Falls 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 AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $63.98.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in River Falls. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all River Falls's providers, 215 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in River Falls covering 97% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $63.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in River Falls. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all River Falls's providers, 215 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Baldwin Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Baldwin Telecom

Starting price*
$99.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from Baldwin Telecom offers broadband to a limited number of households in River Falls covering 13% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Baldwin Telecom is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout River Falls than other internet types.

Internet prices for Baldwin Telecom start at $99.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $63.98.

Baldwin Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Baldwin Telecom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in River Falls. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all River Falls's providers, 215 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of River Falls, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside River Falls, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in River Falls and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in River Falls at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in River Falls at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many River Falls residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in River Falls with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in River Falls. The next fastest internet provider in River Falls is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 97% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in River Falls with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $63.98.

Baldwin Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in River Falls, covering 13% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.