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Internet providers in Watertown, MN

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Watertown, MN internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 -DSL95%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Jaguar Communications - 3 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic10%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Watertown internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Watertown 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 Watertown area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Watertown residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in Watertown.

There are five internet providers serving the Watertown area, and 94.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Watertown's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Watertown

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Jaguar Communications 88 Mbps 41 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 181 Mbps 10 Mbps Cable
Frontier 6 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Watertown

The largest internet providers in Watertown are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Watertown.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Watertown residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Watertown’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Watertown residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Watertown covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Watertown 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $58.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Watertown. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 50 Mbps.

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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 Watertown covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Watertown 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 Watertown, $58.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 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 Watertown, $0.52.

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 Watertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 50 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 Watertown covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Watertown 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 Watertown, $58.74.

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 Watertown, $0.52.

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 Watertown. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Watertown's providers, 50 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Watertown with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Watertown. The next fastest internet provider in Watertown is Jaguar Communications, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 10% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Watertown with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Watertown, $58.74.

Jaguar Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Watertown, covering 10% of the city.

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