Internet providers in Crookston, MN

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Crookston, MN internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $45 12 - 20 MbpsDSL99%
MIDCO - 150 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
Halstad Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic4.420%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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Crookston internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Crookston 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 Crookston area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Crookston residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.420% of those living in Crookston.

There are five internet providers serving the Crookston area, and 98.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Crookston's five internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Crookston

The largest internet providers in Crookston are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Crookston.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Crookston residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Crookston’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Crookston residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Crookston covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Crookston 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 Crookston, $51.66.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Crookston, $3.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Crookston. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Crookston's providers, 17 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 Crookston covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Crookston 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 Crookston, $51.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Crookston, $3.23.

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 Crookston. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Crookston's providers, 17 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

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

5 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Crookston covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Crookston 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Crookston, $51.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Crookston, $3.23.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in Crookston. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Crookston's providers, 17 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

MIDCO is the fastest internet provider in Crookston with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Crookston. The next fastest internet provider in Crookston is Halstad Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 4.420% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Crookston with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Crookston, $51.66.

Halstad Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Crookston, covering 4.420% of the city.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.

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.