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Internet providers in St. Francis, MN

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St. Francis, MN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable6.413%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL97%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL9.468%
Midcontinent Communications $50.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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St. Francis internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in St. Francis 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 St. Francis area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of St. Francis residents. No DSL or fiber-optic providers are currently available in St. Francis, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the St. Francis area, and 92.42% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among St. Francis's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in St. Francis

The largest internet providers in St. Francis are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to St. Francis.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all St. Francis residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 93% of the area. St. Francis’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of St. Francis residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in St. Francis covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in St. Francis 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 St. Francis, $52.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Francis, $2.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in St. Francis. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Francis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in St. Francis covering 93% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $52.99.

Midcontinent Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Francis, $2.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in St. Francis. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Francis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in St. Francis covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of St. Francis where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $52.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Francis, $2.52.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in St. Francis. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all St. Francis's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in St. Francis with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.413% of households in St. Francis. The next fastest internet provider in St. Francis is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 9.468% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in St. Francis with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $52.99.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.