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Internet providers in 53597

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53597 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL12%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable94%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 25 MbpsDSL2.450%
BendBroadband - 300 - 50 MbpsDSL58%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic52%
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53597 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 53597 ZIP code 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 53597 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 94% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 75% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 52% of those living in the 53597 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 53597 area, and 93.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 53597, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Waunakee

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 64 Mbps 7 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 53597

The largest internet providers serving the 53597 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 53597 ZIP code, covering 12% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 94% of the area. Waunakee’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 53597 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

12%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 53597 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Waunakee, $56.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waunakee, $0.77.

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 53597 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waunakee's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 53597 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 53597 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Waunakee, $56.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waunakee, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 53597 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Waunakee's providers, 50 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 53597 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 53597 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Waunakee, $56.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waunakee, $0.77.

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 53597 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waunakee's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 53597 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 53597 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 94% of households in 53597. The next fastest internet provider in the 53597 ZIP code is BendBroadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 52% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 53597 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Waunakee, $56.99.

BendBroadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 53597 ZIP code, covering 52% of the city.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.