Internet providers in 55912

Find internet providers serving the 55912 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55912 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable85%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL88%
Jaguar Communications - -Fiber-optic6.449%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
LTD Broadband $50.00 6 - 244 MbpsWireless100%
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55912 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 55912 ZIP code 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 55912 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 6.450% of those living in the 55912 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 55912 area, and 89.05% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 55912, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 244 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 55912

The largest internet providers serving the 55912 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 55912 ZIP code, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 88% of the area. Austin’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 55912 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

85%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55912 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55912 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 Austin, $46.66.

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 Austin, $1.06.

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 55912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 87 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55912 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines 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 Austin, $46.66.

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 Austin, $1.06.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 55912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 87 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 the 55912 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 55912 ZIP 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 Austin, $46.66.

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 Austin, $1.06.

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 55912 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Austin's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 55912 frequently asked questions

LTD Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 55912 ZIP code with download speeds up to 244 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 55912. The next fastest internet provider in the 55912 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 85% of the area.

Radio Link Internet offers the cheapest internet in the 55912 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Austin, $46.66.

Jaguar Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55912 ZIP code, covering 6.449% of the city.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.