Internet providers in 56374

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Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable50%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL68%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable75%
ARROWHEAD - 25 - 0.512 MbpsDSL2.875%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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56374 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 56374 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 56374 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 87% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 77% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Saint Joseph, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 56374 area, and 76.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 56374, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 56374

The largest internet providers serving the 56374 ZIP code are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Midcontinent Communications bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to most in the 56374 ZIP code, covering 50% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 68% of the area. Saint Joseph’s third most-available internet provider, Midcontinent Communications, offers cable to around 75% of residents in the 56374 ZIP code.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

50%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to about half of households in the 56374 ZIP code, covering 50% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56374 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Saint Joseph, $52.48.

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 Saint Joseph, $1.07.

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 56374 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 50% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Saint Joseph's providers, 76 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

68%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 56374 ZIP code, covering 68% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Saint Joseph, $52.48.

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 Saint Joseph, $1.07.

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 56374 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 68% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Saint Joseph's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

75%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to most households in the 56374 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56374 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Saint Joseph, $52.48.

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 Saint Joseph, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 56374 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Saint Joseph's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 56374 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 56374 and the greater Saint Joseph area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Saint Joseph at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Saint Joseph at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 56374 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 Saint Joseph 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 Saint Joseph cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 56374 frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 56374 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 75% of households in 56374. The next fastest internet provider in the 56374 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 50% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 56374 ZIP with service starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Saint Joseph, $52.48.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.

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%.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.