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Internet providers in 55746

Find internet providers serving the 55746 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55746 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL3.700%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL66%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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55746 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 55746 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 55746 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 82% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.760% of those living in the 55746 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 55746 area, and 72.82% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 55746, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hibbing

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 106 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Viasat 30 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 25 Mbps 65 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 55746

The largest internet providers serving the 55746 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 55746 ZIP code, covering 66% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 90% of the area. Hibbing’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 55746 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

66%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 55746 ZIP code, covering 66% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hibbing, $51.99.

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 Hibbing, $1.41.

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 55746 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 66% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hibbing's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55746 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55746 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hibbing, $51.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hibbing, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 55746 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hibbing's providers, 288 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 55746 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 55746 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hibbing, $51.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hibbing, $1.41.

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 55746 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hibbing's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 55746 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 55746 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in 55746. The next fastest internet provider in the 55746 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 66% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 55746 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hibbing, $51.99.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.