Internet providers in St. Francis, MN

Shop the best St. Francis internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from DSL, cable and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
St. Francis City Map

Searching for deals in your area

St. Francis, MN internet providers

Need help? Call (844) 451-2720

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 250 MbpsCable6.413%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 140 MbpsDSL97%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 16 MbpsDSL9.468%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable93%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

St. Francis internet service at a glance

At 100%, 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 DSL, which covers 97% of St. Francis residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No 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 $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 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*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

140 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $42.49.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Francis, $2.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 140 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in St. Francis. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all St. Francis's providers, 243 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/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 $49.95/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $42.49.

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, $2.36.

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, 243 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $42.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Francis, $2.36.

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, 243 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in St. Francis with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 93% of households in St. Francis. The next fastest internet provider in St. Francis is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 6.413% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in St. Francis with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in St. Francis, $42.49.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.