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Internet providers in 55103

Find internet providers serving the 55103 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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55103 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 250 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic21%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 100 MbpsDSL72%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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55103 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 55103 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 55103 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 21% of those living in the 55103 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 55103 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 55103, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Saint Paul

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 147 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 96 Mbps 55 Mbps Fiber-optic
Consolidated Communications 35 Mbps 18 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 55103

The largest internet providers serving the 55103 ZIP code are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all in the 55103 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 72% of the area. Saint Paul’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 21% of residents in the 55103 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 55103 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 55103 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Saint Paul, $52.50.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Saint Paul, $1.94.

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 55103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Saint Paul's providers, 350 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 55103 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Saint Paul, $52.50.

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 Saint Paul, $1.94.

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 55103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Saint Paul's providers, 350 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

21%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 55103 ZIP code, covering 21% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 55103 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Saint Paul, $52.50.

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 Saint Paul, $1.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 55103 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 21% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Saint Paul's providers, 350 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 55103 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 55103 and the greater Saint Paul area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Saint Paul at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Saint Paul at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 55103 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 55103 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 55103 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 21% of households in 55103. The next fastest internet provider in the 55103 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 55103 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Saint Paul, $52.50.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 55103 ZIP code, covering 21% of the city.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

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.