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Internet providers in Summit, WI

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Summit, WI internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.477%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL38%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 60 MbpsDSL82%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 25 MbpsFiber-optic0.560%
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Summit internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Summit 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 Summit area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Summit residents. DSL 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 2.040% of those living in Summit.

There are seven internet providers serving the Summit area, and 98.73% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Summit's seven internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Summit

The largest internet providers in Summit are AT&T, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to Summit.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Summit residents, covering 38% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Summit’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 82% of Summit residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

38%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Summit covering 38% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Summit 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 Summit, $53.91.

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 Summit, $1.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Summit. These download speeds are available to 38% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Summit's providers, 219 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Summit covering 99% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Summit 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 Summit, $53.91.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Summit, $1.23.

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 Summit. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Summit's providers, 219 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

60 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

82%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Summit covering 82% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Summit 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 Summit, $53.91.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Summit, $1.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 60 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Summit. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Summit's providers, 219 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Summit and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Summit at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Summit at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Summit residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Summit may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Summit cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Summit with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.477% of households in Summit. The next fastest internet provider in Summit is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Summit with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Summit, $53.91.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Summit, covering 1.477% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Summit and is available to 0.560% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.