Internet providers in Winona, MN

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Winona, MN internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 100 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL89%
Hiawatha Broadband Communications $59.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
Hiawatha Broadband Communications $59.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic11%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Winona internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Winona 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 Winona area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Winona residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in Winona.

There are six internet providers serving the Winona area, and 99.84% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Winona's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Winona

The largest internet providers in Winona are Spectrum, CenturyLink, and Hiawatha Broadband Communications bringing cable and DSL options to Winona.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Winona residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 89% of the area. Winona’s third most-available internet provider, Hiawatha Broadband Communications , offers cable to around 100% of Winona residents.

Spectrum cable internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Winona, $48.32.

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 Winona, $0.38.

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 Winona. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Winona's providers, 383 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

89%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Winona covering 89% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Winona 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Winona, $48.32.

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 Winona, $0.38.

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 Winona. These download speeds are available to 89% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Winona's providers, 383 Mbps.

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Hiawatha Broadband Communications cable internet

Provider

Hiawatha Broadband Communications

Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Hiawatha Broadband Communications offers broadband to all households in Winona covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Hiawatha Broadband Communications start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Winona, $48.32.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 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 Winona, $0.38.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Hiawatha Broadband Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Winona. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Winona's providers, 383 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Winona and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Winona at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Winona at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Winona residents, 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 Winona 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 Winona cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Hiawatha Broadband Communications is the fastest internet provider in Winona with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Winona. The next fastest internet provider in Winona is Hiawatha Broadband Communications , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

AcenTek offers the cheapest internet in Winona with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Winona, $48.32.

Hiawatha Broadband Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Winona, covering 11% of the city.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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