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Internet providers in 55066

Find internet providers serving the 55066 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55066 internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable90%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL72%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable2.037%
Hiawatha Broadband Communications $59.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic92%
Jaguar Communications - -DSL11%
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55066 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 55066 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Minnesota - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 55066 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 91% of those living in the 55066 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 55066 area, and 93.15% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 55066, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 55066

The largest internet providers serving the 55066 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Hiawatha Broadband Communications bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all in the 55066 ZIP code, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 72% of the area. Red Wing’s third most-available internet provider, Hiawatha Broadband Communications , offers fiber-optic to around 92% of residents in the 55066 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55066 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55066 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Red Wing, $51.86.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Red Wing, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 55066 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Red Wing's providers, 220 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 55066 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Red Wing, $51.86.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Red Wing, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 55066 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Red Wing's providers, 220 Mbps.

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Hiawatha Broadband Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Hiawatha Broadband Communications

Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Fiber-optic from Hiawatha Broadband Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55066 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Hiawatha Broadband Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 55066 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Hiawatha Broadband Communications start at $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Red Wing, $51.86.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Red Wing, $0.71.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hiawatha Broadband Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 55066 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Red Wing's providers, 220 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55066 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55066 and the greater Red Wing area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Red Wing at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Red Wing at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55066 ZIP, 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 Red Wing 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 Red Wing fiber-optic, cable, and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 55066 frequently asked questions

Hiawatha Broadband Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 55066 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in 55066. The next fastest internet provider in the 55066 ZIP code is LTD Broadband, offering download speeds up to 244 Mbps to 26% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 55066 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Red Wing, $51.86.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55066 ZIP code, covering 92% of the city.

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.

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.