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Internet providers in River Falls, WI

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River Falls, WI internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable97%
Baldwin Telecom $99.99 75 - 15 MbpsFiber-optic13%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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River Falls internet service at a glance

At 99%, 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 98% of River Falls residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% 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 987 Mbps.

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*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

25 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $53.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in River Falls. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all River Falls's providers, 215 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 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, $53.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 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.

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Baldwin Telecom fiber-optic internet

Provider

Baldwin Telecom

Starting price*
$99.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 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 $99.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in River Falls, $53.99.

Baldwin Telecom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 75 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.33 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in River Falls, $1.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Baldwin Telecom offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in River Falls. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all River Falls's providers, 215 Mbps.

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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 higher than average in River Falls at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in River Falls at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 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

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in River Falls with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in River Falls. The next fastest internet provider in River Falls is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 98% 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, $53.99.

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

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.