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Internet providers in Sauk Centre, MN

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Sauk Centre, MN internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL96%
ARROWHEAD - 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Sauk Centre internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Sauk Centre 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 Sauk Centre area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Sauk Centre residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 46% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sauk Centre, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Sauk Centre area, and 99.65% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Sauk Centre's six internet providers, prices start at $49.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sauk Centre

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 126 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 16 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Sauk Centre

The largest internet providers in Sauk Centre are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Sauk Centre.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Sauk Centre residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 96% of the area. Sauk Centre’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Sauk Centre 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

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Sauk Centre covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Sauk Centre 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 Sauk Centre, $56.98.

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 Sauk Centre, $0.78.

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 Sauk Centre. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sauk Centre's providers, 38 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

96%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Sauk Centre covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Sauk Centre 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 Sauk Centre, $56.98.

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 Sauk Centre, $0.78.

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 Sauk Centre. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sauk Centre's providers, 38 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Sauk Centre covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Sauk Centre 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Sauk Centre, $56.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sauk Centre, $0.78.

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 Sauk Centre. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Sauk Centre's providers, 38 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Sauk Centre with download speeds up to 1,00*0 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Sauk Centre. The next fastest internet provider in Sauk Centre is ARROWHEAD, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Gardonville Telephone offers the cheapest internet in Sauk Centre with plans starting at $49.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Sauk Centre, $56.98.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.