Internet providers in Wahpeton, ND

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Wahpeton, ND internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL96%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable95%
702 Communications - -DSL56%
702 Communications - -Fiber-optic1.554%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Wahpeton internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in Wahpeton is comparable to the rest of North Dakota - 99%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Wahpeton area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Wahpeton residents. Cable 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 1.550% of those living in Wahpeton.

There are six internet providers serving the Wahpeton area, and 95.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wahpeton's six internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Wahpeton

The largest internet providers in Wahpeton are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Wahpeton.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Wahpeton residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 95% of the area. Wahpeton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Wahpeton residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

96%

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Wahpeton 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Wahpeton, $52.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wahpeton, $2.94.

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 Wahpeton. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wahpeton's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

95%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Wahpeton covering 95% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wahpeton, $52.98.

Midcontinent Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wahpeton, $2.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Wahpeton. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wahpeton's providers, 68 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Wahpeton 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Wahpeton, $52.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wahpeton, $2.94.

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 Wahpeton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Wahpeton's providers, 68 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in Wahpeton with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in Wahpeton. The next fastest internet provider in Wahpeton is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 96% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Wahpeton with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Wahpeton, $52.98.

702 Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Wahpeton, covering 1.554% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.