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Internet providers in 55070

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 250 MbpsCable10%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 140 MbpsDSL92%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 25 MbpsDSL16%
MIDCO - 150 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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55070 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 55070 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 55070 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Saint Francis, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 55070 area, and 93.19% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 55070, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 55070

The largest internet providers serving the 55070 ZIP code are Xfinity, CenturyLink, and Windstream bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to many in the 55070 ZIP code, covering 10% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 92% of the area. Saint Francis’s third most-available internet provider, Windstream, offers DSL to around 16% of residents in the 55070 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 55070 ZIP code, covering 10% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55070 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Saint Francis, $40.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Saint Francis, $2.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in 55070 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Saint Francis's providers, 93 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

140 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 55070 ZIP code, covering 92% 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Saint Francis, $40.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Saint Francis, $2.73.

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 55070 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Saint Francis's providers, 93 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

16%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 55070 ZIP code, covering 16% 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 Saint Francis, $40.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Saint Francis, $2.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in 55070 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Saint Francis's providers, 93 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55070 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55070 and the greater Saint Francis area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Saint Francis at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Saint Francis at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55070 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 55070 frequently asked questions

MIDCO is the fastest internet provider in the 55070 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in 55070. The next fastest internet provider in the 55070 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 10% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 55070 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Saint Francis, $40.99.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.