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Internet providers in Anoka, MN

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Anoka, MN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL89%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic11%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Anoka internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Anoka 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 Anoka area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Anoka residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 1.470% of the area. No DSL providers are currently available in Anoka, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Anoka area, and 96.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Anoka's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Anoka

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Consolidated Telecommunications Company 132 Mbps 186 Mbps Wireless
Consolidated Communications 30 Mbps 41 Mbps Wireless
Xfinity 144 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Midcontinent Communications 58 Mbps 69 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 70 Mbps 42 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Anoka

The largest internet providers in Anoka are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Anoka.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Anoka residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 89% of the area. Anoka’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 11% of Anoka residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Anoka covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Anoka, $53.74.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Anoka, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in Anoka. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Anoka's providers, 360 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

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Anoka covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Anoka 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Anoka, $53.74.

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 Anoka, $1.99.

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 Anoka. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Anoka's providers, 360 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Anoka covering 11% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Anoka than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Anoka, $53.74.

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 Anoka, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Anoka. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Anoka's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Anoka, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Anoka, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Anoka and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Anoka at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Anoka at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Anoka residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Anoka with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Anoka. The next fastest internet provider in Anoka is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 89% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Anoka with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Anoka, $53.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Anoka, covering 11% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.