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Internet providers in 55426

Find internet providers serving the 55426 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55426 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL84%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic13%
VelocityTelephone $39.99 15 - 940 MbpsDSL15%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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55426 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 55426 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 55426 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 74% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 51% of the area. No DSL providers are currently available in Minneapolis, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 55426 area, and 99.35% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 55426, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Minneapolis

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 154 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable
POPP Communications 4 Mbps 5 Mbps Wireless
CenturyLink 164 Mbps 149 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 55426

The largest internet providers serving the 55426 ZIP code are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 55426 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 84% of the area. Minneapolis’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 13% of residents in the 55426 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 55426 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55426 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 Minneapolis, $50.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $2.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in 55426 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55426 ZIP code, covering 84% 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 Minneapolis, $50.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $2.12.

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 55426 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 55426 ZIP code, covering 13% 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 55426 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $50.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $2.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 55426 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55426 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55426 and the greater Minneapolis area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Minneapolis at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Minneapolis at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55426 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 55426 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 55426 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 55426. The next fastest internet provider in the 55426 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 84% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 55426 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $50.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55426 ZIP code, covering 13% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.