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Internet providers in 56283

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56283 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL85%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
Nuvera Communications $50.00 30 - 100 MbpsDSL82%
ARROWHEAD - 100 - 1,000 MbpsDSL39%
ARROWHEAD - 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
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56283 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 56283 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 56283 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 95% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 22% of those living in the 56283 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 56283 area, and 91.76% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 56283, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Redwood Falls

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 43 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 114 Mbps 19 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 56283

The largest internet providers serving the 56283 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Nuvera Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 56283 ZIP code, covering 85% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 90% of the area. Redwood Falls’s third most-available internet provider, Nuvera Communications, offers DSL to around 82% of residents in the 56283 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

85%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56283 ZIP code, covering 85% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Redwood Falls, $49.15.

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 Redwood Falls, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 56283 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Redwood Falls's providers, 204 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

90%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56283 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56283 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 Redwood Falls, $49.15.

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 Redwood Falls, $1.37.

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 56283 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Redwood Falls's providers, 204 Mbps.

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Nuvera Communications DSL internet

Provider

Nuvera Communications

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

82%

DSL from Nuvera Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56283 ZIP code, covering 82% of the area.

DSL internet from Nuvera Communications 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 Nuvera Communications start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Redwood Falls, $49.15.

Nuvera Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 30 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.67 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Redwood Falls, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Nuvera Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 56283 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Redwood Falls's providers, 204 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 56283 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 56283 and the greater Redwood Falls area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Redwood Falls at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Redwood Falls at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 56283 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 Redwood Falls 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 Redwood Falls cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 56283 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 56283 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in 56283. The next fastest internet provider in the 56283 ZIP code is ARROWHEAD, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 86% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 56283 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Redwood Falls, $49.15.

ARROWHEAD is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 56283 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city. Nuvera Communications also offers fiber internet in 56283 and is available to 12% of households.

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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.

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