Internet providers in 56320

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Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL57%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable76%
ARROWHEAD - 25 - 40 MbpsDSL22%
ARROWHEAD - 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic9.259%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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56320 internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in the 56320 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 56320 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 76% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.260% of those living in the 56320 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 56320 area, and 76.13% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 56320, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 56320

The largest internet providers serving the 56320 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 56320 ZIP code, covering 57% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 76% of the area. Cold Spring’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 56320 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

57%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to about half of households in the 56320 ZIP code, covering 57% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Cold Spring, $51.23.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cold Spring, $3.01.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 56320 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 57% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Cold Spring's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

76%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to most households in the 56320 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56320 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Cold Spring, $51.23.

Midcontinent Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cold Spring, $3.01.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 56320 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cold Spring's providers, 88 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 56320 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 56320 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Cold Spring, $51.23.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cold Spring, $3.01.

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 56320 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Cold Spring's providers, 88 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 56320 frequently asked questions

ARROWHEAD is the fastest internet provider in the 56320 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 9.259% of households in 56320. The next fastest internet provider in the 56320 ZIP code is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 76% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in the 56320 ZIP with service starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Cold Spring, $51.23.

ARROWHEAD is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 56320 ZIP code, covering 9.259% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.