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Internet providers in East Grand Forks, MN

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East Grand Forks, MN internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 20 MbpsDSL98%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
InvisiMax $49.95 10 - 25 MbpsWireless3.005%
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East Grand Forks internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in East Grand Forks 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 East Grand Forks area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of East Grand Forks residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in East Grand Forks, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the East Grand Forks area, and 97.77% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among East Grand Forks's five internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in East Grand Forks

The largest internet providers in East Grand Forks are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to East Grand Forks.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all East Grand Forks residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 100% of the area. East Grand Forks’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of East Grand Forks residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in East Grand Forks covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in East Grand Forks 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 East Grand Forks, $50.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in East Grand Forks, $3.40.

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 East Grand Forks. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all East Grand Forks's providers, 215 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to all households in East Grand Forks covering 100% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but East Grand Forks 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 East Grand Forks, $50.98.

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 East Grand Forks, $3.40.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in East Grand Forks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all East Grand Forks's providers, 215 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 East Grand Forks covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of East Grand Forks 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 East Grand Forks, $50.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in East Grand Forks, $3.40.

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 East Grand Forks. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all East Grand Forks's providers, 215 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in East Grand Forks with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in East Grand Forks. The next fastest internet provider in East Grand Forks is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in East Grand Forks with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in East Grand Forks, $50.98.

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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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.