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Internet providers in 56187

Find internet providers serving the 56187 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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56187 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
Vast Broadband $39.00 -Cable95%
Southwest MN Broadband Services $64.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.120%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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56187 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 56187 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 56187 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable 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 18% of those living in the 56187 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 56187 area, and 96.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 56187, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Worthington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Southwest MN Broadband Services 13 Mbps 2 Mbps Fiber-optic
Mediacom 72 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable
Lismore Cooperative Telephone Company 27 Mbps 15 Mbps Wireless
Frontier 8 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 56187

The largest internet providers serving the 56187 ZIP code are Frontier, Mediacom, and Vast Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 56187 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 95% of the area. Worthington’s third most-available internet provider, Vast Broadband, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 56187 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56187 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Worthington, $47.97.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56187 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56187 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Worthington, $47.97.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Worthington, $1.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 56187 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Worthington's providers, 259 Mbps.

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Vast Broadband cable internet

Provider

Vast Broadband

Starting price*
$39/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Vast Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 56187 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Vast Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 56187 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Vast Broadband start at $39/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Worthington, $47.97.

Vast Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $9.75 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Worthington, $1.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Vast Broadband offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 56187 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Worthington's providers, 259 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 56187 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 56187 and the greater Worthington area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Worthington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Worthington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 56187 ZIP, 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 Worthington may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Worthington cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 56187 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 56187 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 56187. The next fastest internet provider in the 56187 ZIP code is Lismore Cooperative Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 62% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 56187 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Worthington, $47.97.

Southwest MN Broadband Services is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 56187 ZIP code, covering 1.120% of the city.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.