Internet providers in Watertown, WI

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At 100%, broadband coverage in Watertown 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 Watertown area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Watertown residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Watertown, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Watertown area, and 98.56% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Watertown's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Watertown

The largest internet providers in Watertown are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Watertown.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Watertown residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Watertown’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Watertown residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Watertown covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Watertown 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $52.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 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 Watertown, $1.19.

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 Watertown. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 106 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Watertown 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 Watertown, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Watertown, $1.19.

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 Watertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 106 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 Watertown covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Watertown 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 Watertown, $52.49.

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 Watertown, $1.19.

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 Watertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 106 Mbps.

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Watertown, WI internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
Netwurx - - Wireless 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Watertown with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Watertown. The next fastest internet provider in Watertown is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 99% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Watertown with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $52.49.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.