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Internet providers in 55445

Find internet providers serving the 55445 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55445 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 250 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic22%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL87%
Consolidated Communications $27.00 10 - 1.5 MbpsDSL3.536%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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55445 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 55445 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 55445 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 22% of those living in the 55445 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 55445 area, and 100.00% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 55445, prices start at $27 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 55445

The largest internet providers serving the 55445 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 55445 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Minneapolis’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 22% of residents in the 55445 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 55445 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55445 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $39.32.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $1.79.

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 55445 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 280 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55445 ZIP code, covering 87% 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 $45/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $39.32.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $1.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 55445 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 280 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

22%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 55445 ZIP code, covering 22% 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 55445 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $39.32.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $1.79.

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 55445 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 22% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 280 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55445 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55445 and the greater Minneapolis area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Minneapolis at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Minneapolis at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55445 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Minneapolis may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Minneapolis cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 55445 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 55445 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 22% of households in 55445. The next fastest internet provider in the 55445 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 55445 ZIP with service starting at $23.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $39.32.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55445 ZIP code, covering 22% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.

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.