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Internet providers in West Salem, WI

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West Salem, WI internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL76%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic8.138%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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West Salem internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in West Salem 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 West Salem area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of West Salem residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 8.140% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.340% of those living in West Salem.

There are five internet providers serving the West Salem area, and 92.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Salem's five internet providers, prices start at $49.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in West Salem

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 23 Mbps 6 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 115 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in West Salem

The largest internet providers in West Salem are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to West Salem.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all West Salem residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 76% of the area. West Salem’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of West Salem residents.

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

99%

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

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but West Salem 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 West Salem, $56.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 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 West Salem, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in West Salem. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all West Salem's providers, 252 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in West Salem covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in West Salem 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in West Salem, $56.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Salem, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in West Salem. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all West Salem's providers, 252 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 West Salem covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Salem 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 West Salem, $56.98.

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 West Salem, $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 West Salem. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all West Salem's providers, 252 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in West Salem with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in West Salem. The next fastest internet provider in West Salem is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 76% of the area.

Gardonville Telephone offers the cheapest internet in West Salem with plans starting at $49.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in West Salem, $56.98.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in West Salem, covering 8.138% of the city.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.