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Internet providers in 55449

Find internet providers serving the 55449 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55449 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 250 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic33%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 140 MbpsDSL97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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55449 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 55449 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 55449 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 33% of those living in the 55449 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 55449 area, and 98.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 55449, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Minneapolis

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 162 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 125 Mbps 71 Mbps Fiber-optic
HughesNet 6 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Hotwire Communications Ltd. 190 Mbps 170 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 55449

The largest internet providers serving the 55449 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 55449 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 97% of the area. Minneapolis’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 33% of residents in the 55449 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 55449 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55449 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $52.50.

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, $1.94.

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 55449 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 360 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55449 ZIP code, covering 97% 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, $52.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $1.94.

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 55449 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 360 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

33%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 55449 ZIP code, covering 33% 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 55449 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, $52.50.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minneapolis, $1.94.

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 55449 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 33% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Minneapolis's providers, 360 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55449 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55449 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 $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55449 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 55449 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 55449 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 33% of households in 55449. The next fastest internet provider in the 55449 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 55449 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Minneapolis, $52.50.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55449 ZIP code, covering 33% of the city.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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%.

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.