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Internet providers in Alexandria, MN

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Alexandria, MN internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic2.220%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 80 MbpsDSL79%
Gardonville Telephone - 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic45%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Alexandria internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Alexandria is comparable to the rest of Minnesota - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Alexandria area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Alexandria residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in Alexandria.

There are six internet providers serving the Alexandria area, and 97.80% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Alexandria's six internet providers, prices start at $15.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Alexandria

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

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Alexandria residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 79% of the area. Alexandria’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Alexandria residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Alexandria covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Alexandria 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 Alexandria, $43.19.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $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 Alexandria. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 66 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

80 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Alexandria covering 79% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Alexandria 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $43.19.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Alexandria, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Alexandria. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 66 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 Alexandria covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Alexandria 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 Alexandria, $43.19.

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 Alexandria, $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 Alexandria. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Alexandria's providers, 66 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Gardonville Telephone is the fastest internet provider in Alexandria with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 45% of households in Alexandria. The next fastest internet provider in Alexandria is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Info Link Wireless offers the cheapest internet in Alexandria with plans starting at $15.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Alexandria, $43.19.

Gardonville Telephone is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Alexandria, covering 45% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Alexandria and is available to 2.220% of households.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.