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Internet providers in 56560

Find internet providers serving the 56560 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL83%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.115%
Sparklight $30 15 - 1,000 MbpsCable97%
MIDCO - 150 - 1,000 MbpsCable96%
VAL-ED Joint Venture L.L.P. - -DSL14%
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56560 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 56560 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 56560 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Moorhead, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 56560 area, and 96.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 56560, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 56560

The largest internet providers serving the 56560 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Sparklight, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 56560 ZIP code, covering 83% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Sparklight, which covers 97% of the area. Moorhead’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 56560 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56560 ZIP code, covering 83% 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Moorhead, $46.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Moorhead, $2.43.

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 56560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Moorhead's providers, 318 Mbps.

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Sparklight cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56560 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56560 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Moorhead, $46.25.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Moorhead, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 56560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Moorhead's providers, 318 Mbps.

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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 56560 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 56560 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 Moorhead, $46.25.

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 Moorhead, $2.43.

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 56560 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Moorhead's providers, 318 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 56560 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 56560 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 56560. The next fastest internet provider in the 56560 ZIP code is MIDCO, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Sparklight offers the cheapest internet in the 56560 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Moorhead, $46.25.

VAL-ED Joint Venture L.L.P. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 56560 ZIP code, covering 0.574% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 56560 and is available to 0.115% of households.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.