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Internet providers in 55373

Find internet providers serving the 55373 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55373 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL8.113%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable74%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL81%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 12 MbpsDSL44%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable13%
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55373 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 55373 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 55373 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Rockford, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 55373 area, and 88.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 55373, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 55373

The largest internet providers serving the 55373 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Windstream bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 55373 ZIP code, covering 74% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 81% of the area. Rockford’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers DSL to around 44% of residents in the 55373 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

74%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to most households in the 55373 ZIP code, covering 74% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55373 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $37.74.

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 Rockford, $0.79.

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 55373 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 184 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

81%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55373 ZIP code, covering 81% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $37.74.

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 Rockford, $0.79.

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 55373 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

44%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to about half of households in the 55373 ZIP code, covering 44% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $37.74.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.33 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockford, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 55373 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 44% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 184 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55373 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55373 and the greater Rockford area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockford at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockford at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55373 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 Rockford 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 Rockford DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 55373 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 55373 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in 55373. The next fastest internet provider in the 55373 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 74% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 55373 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $37.74.

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%.

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.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.