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Internet providers in Pipestone, MN

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Pipestone, MN internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL99%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
Vast Broadband $39.00 -Cable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Pipestone internet service at a glance

At 100%, 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 100% of Pipestone residents. Cable 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 43% of those living in Pipestone.

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 $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pipestone

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 22 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 70 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable

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*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $47.32.

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 Pipestone, $1.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.896 Mbps in Pipestone. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pipestone's providers, 214 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/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 $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $47.32.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $1.82.

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/mo.
Max download speed

null 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/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $47.32.

Vast Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $9.75 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pipestone, $1.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Vast Broadband offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 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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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 $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pipestone at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 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 $64.99 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 CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Pipestone with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pipestone, $47.32.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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%.