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Internet providers in St. Joseph, MN

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St. Joseph, MN internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL87%
Midcontinent Communications $50.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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St. Joseph internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in St. Joseph 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. Joseph area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of St. Joseph residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 87% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.550% of those living in St. Joseph.

There are five internet providers serving the St. Joseph area, and 99.68% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among St. Joseph's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in St. Joseph

The largest internet providers in St. Joseph are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Midcontinent Communications bringing cable and DSL options to St. Joseph.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all St. Joseph residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. St. Joseph’s third most-available internet provider, Midcontinent Communications, offers cable to around 95% of St. Joseph residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in St. Joseph covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in St. Joseph, $56.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Joseph, $0.80.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in St. Joseph. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Joseph's providers, 74 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in St. Joseph covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in St. Joseph 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in St. Joseph, $56.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Joseph, $0.80.

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 St. Joseph. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Joseph's providers, 74 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

95%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in St. Joseph covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in St. Joseph, $56.99.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in St. Joseph, $0.80.

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. Joseph. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all St. Joseph's providers, 74 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of St. Joseph, you’ll likely have options from cable and DSL internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside St. Joseph, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in St. Joseph and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in St. Joseph at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in St. Joseph at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many St. Joseph residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in St. Joseph with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in St. Joseph. The next fastest internet provider in St. Joseph is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in St. Joseph with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in St. Joseph, $56.99.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.

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.