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Internet providers in La Crescent, MN

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La Crescent, MN internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable19%
AcenTek $29.95 200 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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La Crescent internet service at a glance

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

There are five internet providers serving the La Crescent area, and 99.78% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among La Crescent's five internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in La Crescent

The largest internet providers in La Crescent are Spectrum, Mediacom, and AcenTek bringing cable and fiber-optic options to La Crescent.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all La Crescent residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 19% of the area. La Crescent’s third most-available internet provider, AcenTek, offers fiber-optic to around 100% of La Crescent residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in La Crescent covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in La Crescent, $42.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in La Crescent, $0.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in La Crescent. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all La Crescent's providers, 430 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

19%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in La Crescent covering 19% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in La Crescent, $42.98.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in La Crescent, $0.43.

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 La Crescent. These download speeds are available to 19% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Crescent's providers, 430 Mbps.

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AcenTek fiber-optic internet

Provider

AcenTek

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from AcenTek offers broadband to all households in La Crescent covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for AcenTek start at $29.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in La Crescent, $42.98.

AcenTek customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in La Crescent, $0.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AcenTek offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in La Crescent. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all La Crescent's providers, 430 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in La Crescent with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 19% of households in La Crescent. The next fastest internet provider in La Crescent is AcenTek, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AcenTek offers the cheapest internet in La Crescent with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in La Crescent, $42.98.

AcenTek is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in La Crescent, covering 100% of the city.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

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.