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CenturyLink $45 12 - 7 MbpsDSL99%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
Vast Broadband $39.99 100 - 200 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Minnesota Valley Television Improvement Corporation - -Wireless100%
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Pipestone internet service at a glance

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

There are six internet providers serving the Pipestone area, and 98.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pipestone's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Pipestone

The largest internet providers in Pipestone are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Vast Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to Pipestone.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Pipestone residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 98% of the area. Pipestone’s third most-available internet provider, Vast Broadband, offers cable to around 99% of Pipestone residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

7 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.896 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Pipestone covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Pipestone 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 Pipestone, $44.99.

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 Pipestone, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 7 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.896 Mbps in Pipestone. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pipestone's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Pipestone covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $44.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in Pipestone. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pipestone's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Vast Broadband cable internet

Provider

Vast Broadband

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Vast Broadband offers broadband to all households in Pipestone covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Vast Broadband start at $39.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $44.99.

Vast Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Vast Broadband offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Pipestone. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Pipestone's providers, 251 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Pipestone, you’ll likely have options from DSL and cable internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Pipestone, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Pipestone with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Pipestone. The next fastest internet provider in Pipestone is Vast Broadband, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Pipestone with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $44.99.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.