Internet providers in 57717

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57717 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL98%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable98%
Vast Broadband $39.99 4 - 200 MbpsCable98%
Vast Broadband $39.99 4 - 8 MbpsDSL2.539%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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57717 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 57717 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of South Dakota - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 57717 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Belle Fourche, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 57717 area, and 98.10% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 57717, prices start at $14 and available download speeds reach up to 200 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 57717

The largest internet providers serving the 57717 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and Vast Broadband bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 57717 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 98% of the area. Belle Fourche’s third most-available internet provider, Vast Broadband, offers cable to around 98% of residents in the 57717 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57717 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Belle Fourche, $43.16.

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 Belle Fourche, $2.06.

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 57717 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Belle Fourche's providers, 94 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

98%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57717 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 57717 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Belle Fourche, $43.16.

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 Belle Fourche, $2.06.

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 57717 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Belle Fourche's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Vast Broadband cable internet

Provider

Vast Broadband

Starting price*
$39.99/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Vast Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57717 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Vast Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 57717 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Vast Broadband start at $39.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Belle Fourche, $43.16.

Vast Broadband customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $10.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Belle Fourche, $2.06.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Vast Broadband offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 57717 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Belle Fourche's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 57717 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 57717 and the greater Belle Fourche area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Belle Fourche at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Belle Fourche at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 57717 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 Belle Fourche 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 Belle Fourche DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 57717 frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 57717 ZIP code with download speeds up to 200 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 57717. The next fastest internet provider in the 57717 ZIP code is Vast Broadband, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Celerity Networks offers the cheapest internet in the 57717 ZIP with service starting at $14/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Belle Fourche, $43.16.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.