Internet providers in Waukesha, WI

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Waukesha internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Waukesha 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 Waukesha area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Waukesha 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 3.800% of those living in Waukesha.

There are six internet providers serving the Waukesha area, and 99.66% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waukesha's six internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Waukesha

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

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

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Waukesha 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 Waukesha, $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 Waukesha, $0.76.

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 Waukesha. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waukesha's providers, 356 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 Waukesha covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Waukesha 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 Waukesha, $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 Waukesha, $0.76.

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 Waukesha. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waukesha's providers, 356 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 Waukesha covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waukesha 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 Waukesha, $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 Waukesha, $0.76.

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 Waukesha. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Waukesha's providers, 356 Mbps.

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Waukesha, WI internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 Mbps Fiber-optic 3.801%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 Mbps DSL 99%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 Mbps Cable 100%
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. - - DSL 70%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Waukesha with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.801% of households in Waukesha. The next fastest internet provider in Waukesha is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

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

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Waukesha, covering 3.801% of the city.

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.

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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.