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Internet providers in Hugo, MN

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Hugo, MN internet providers

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 250 MbpsCable95%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Hugo internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Hugo 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 Hugo area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Hugo residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in Hugo.

There are six internet providers serving the Hugo area, and 95.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Hugo's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Hugo

The largest internet providers in Hugo are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Hugo.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Hugo residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 98% of the area. Hugo’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of Hugo residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Hugo covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hugo, $46.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hugo, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in Hugo. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hugo's providers, 360 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

98%

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Hugo 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 Hugo, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hugo, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Hugo. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hugo's providers, 360 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Hugo covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Hugo than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hugo, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.42 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hugo, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Hugo. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hugo's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Hugo, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Hugo, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Hugo and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hugo at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Hugo at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Hugo residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Hugo with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in Hugo. The next fastest internet provider in Hugo is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Hugo with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hugo, $46.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Hugo, covering 14% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.