Internet providers in Pipestone, MN

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Pipestone, MN internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 7 MbpsDSL99%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
Vast Broadband $39.99 4 - 200 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
MVTV Wireless $39.95 3 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
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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, $44.15.

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 Pipestone, $2.10.

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, 214 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, $44.15.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $2.10.

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, 214 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $44.15.

Vast Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $10.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $2.10.

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 about the same as the average max speeds from all Pipestone's providers, 214 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.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Pipestone 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 Pipestone DSL and cable internet providers.

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, $44.15.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.

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.