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Internet providers in Shakopee, MN

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Shakopee, MN internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL84%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic16%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable20%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Shakopee internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Shakopee 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 Shakopee area will have access to cable, which covers 93% of Shakopee residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 57% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.570% of those living in Shakopee.

There are six internet providers serving the Shakopee area, and 99.84% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Shakopee's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Shakopee

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Jaguar Communications 56 Mbps 44 Mbps Wireless
Consolidated Communications 61 Mbps 50 Mbps Wireless
Mediacom 133 Mbps 12 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 168 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 122 Mbps 129 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Shakopee

The largest internet providers in Shakopee are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Shakopee.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Shakopee residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 84% of the area. Shakopee’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 16% of Shakopee residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Shakopee covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Shakopee 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 Shakopee, $46.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Shakopee, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in Shakopee. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shakopee's providers, 488 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Shakopee covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Shakopee 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 Shakopee, $46.99.

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 Shakopee, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Shakopee. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shakopee's providers, 488 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

16%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Shakopee covering 16% 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 Shakopee 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 Shakopee, $46.99.

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 Shakopee, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Shakopee. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Shakopee's providers, 488 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Shakopee with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Shakopee. The next fastest internet provider in Shakopee is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 20% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Shakopee with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Shakopee, $46.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Shakopee, covering 16% of the city.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.