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Internet providers in Waupaca, WI

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 25 MbpsDSL96%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Nsight - -Wireless100%
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Waupaca internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Waupaca 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 Waupaca area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Waupaca residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Waupaca, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Waupaca area, and 96.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waupaca's six internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Waupaca

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Waupaca residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Waupaca’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Waupaca residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Waupaca covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Waupaca 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 Waupaca, $46.25.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waupaca, $0.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Waupaca. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waupaca's providers, 94 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 Waupaca covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Waupaca, $46.25.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waupaca, $0.94.

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 Waupaca. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Waupaca's providers, 94 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 Waupaca covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Waupaca 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Waupaca, $46.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waupaca, $0.94.

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 Waupaca. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Waupaca's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Waupaca with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Waupaca. The next fastest internet provider in Waupaca is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 96% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Waupaca with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Waupaca, $46.25.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

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.

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.