Best Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Internet Service Providers
There are a total of 6 companies providing internet service to a significant portion of Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, 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 Fontana-on-Geneva Lake:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Spectrum||Cable||940 Mbps||35 Mbps||100.0%|
|2||Rise Broadband||wireless||25 Mbps||5 Mbps||99.7%|
|3||E-Vergent.com||wireless||45 Mbps||10 Mbps||64.3%|
|4||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|5||Frontier||DSL, Fiber||115 Mbps||115 Mbps||33.8%|
|6||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake 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 Fontana-on-Geneva Lake which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:
Broadband Internet Speeds
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake compare to Walworth County? The average speed in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is 32.3 Mbps which is faster than Walworth County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is faster than the Wisconsin average of 26.43 Mbps.
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake Internet Access Facts
Cable internet is available to 83.3% of Walworth County residents
Fiber optic internet is available to 13.5% of Walworth County residents
The average internet download speed in Walworth County is 25.12 Mbps based upon 228544 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is 22.2% faster than the average in Wisconsin and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake is 7.19 Mbps. This is 11% faster than the Walworth County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Fiber optic internet is available to 2.9% of Fontana-on-Geneva Lake residents
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 Fontana-on-Geneva Lake 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 Spectrum as the top provider for Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, Wisconsin.
Who has the fastest internet service in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake?
Spectrum with a download speed of 940 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake.
How do the internet speeds in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake compare to other cities in Wisconsin?
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, Wisconsin?
Spectrum provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Fontana-on-Geneva Lake.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 6 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, 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.
What download speed do I need to stream movies?
For HD movies and shows Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu all recommend a minimum of 5 Mbps. Streaming 4K/UHD content requires a minimum of 25 Mbps for Amazon Prime Video, Netflix, Disney+ and Hulu.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Fontana-on-Geneva Lake, Wisconsin?
The following zip codes were used: 53125 and 53184
Fontana-on-Geneva Lake 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.
- 125+ channels
- Flexible packages
- 85,000 OnDemand titles
- All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
- 85+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app