Durand, WI High Speed Internet Service
There are a total of 4 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Durand, Wisconsin and meet the minimum accepted broadband definition of 25 Mbps download speed. Our proprietary ranking calculation takes into account different aspects of useable download speed, upload speed and coverage area. For example, an increase of 100 Mbps download speed from 200 Mbps to 300 Mbps is much more significant for users than an increase from 1000 Mbps to 1100Mpbs. Also, for nearly all users download speed is much more important than upload speed. Our ranked ordering of internet service providers in Durand:
|Max Download Speed
|Max Upload Speed
|Hiawatha Broadband Communications
Durand WI Internet Access Options
More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in Durand which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:
Broadband Internet Speeds
Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Durand are compared to Pepin County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Wisconsin overall?
Average download speeds in Durand of 31.91 Mbps are faster than the Pepin County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Wisconsin.
Durand Internet Access Facts
DSL internet is available to 96.3% of Durand residents
There are 4 residential internet providers in Durand, WI providing service to at least 15% of the city
The average download speed in Durand is 20.7% faster than the average in Wisconsin and 1.5% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
DSL internet is available to 15.6% of the Pepin County population
The average internet download speed in Durand is 31.91 Mbps based upon 12488 measurements taken in the last 12 months
Cable internet is available to 0.0% of the Durand population
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Durand residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Nelson as the top provider for Durand, Wisconsin.
Who has the fastest internet service in Durand?
Nelson with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Durand.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Durand, Wisconsin?
The following zip codes were used: 54736
How do the internet speeds in Durand compare to other cities in Wisconsin?
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
What is fixed wireless internet service?
Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Durand, Wisconsin?
Nelson provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Durand.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Durand, WI residents.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
What is Mbps?
Mbps is an abbreviation for Megabits Per Second and represents the rate of data transmission. A larger value for download Mbps or upload Mbps means a file will take less time to be sent than it will with an internet connection with a lower Mbps.
Durand Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages