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Internet providers in 56001

Find internet providers serving the 56001 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 100 MbpsCable92%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 20 MbpsDSL88%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
LTD Broadband $50 6 - 244 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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56001 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 56001 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 56001 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 92% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Mankato, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 56001 area, and 83.18% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 56001, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 244 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 56001

The largest internet providers serving the 56001 ZIP code are Spectrum, Consolidated Communications, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 56001 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 88% of the area. Mankato’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 56001 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56001 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56001 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 Mankato, $43.33.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mankato, $2.28.

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 56001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mankato's providers, 74 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56001 ZIP code, covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications 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 Consolidated Communications start at $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mankato, $43.33.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mankato, $2.28.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 56001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Mankato's providers, 74 Mbps.

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or call us today: (844) 451-2720

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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 the 56001 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 56001 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mankato, $43.33.

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 Mankato, $2.28.

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 56001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Mankato's providers, 74 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 56001 frequently asked questions

LTD Broadband is the fastest internet provider in the 56001 ZIP code with download speeds up to 244 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 56001. The next fastest internet provider in the 56001 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 56001 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mankato, $43.33.

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There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.