Why you can trust Allconnect We compare current internet plans to help you make the best decision for your needs and location. How we review providers How we make money

Internet providers in Huron, SD

Shop the best Huron internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from cable, DSL and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
Huron City Map

Internet providers in your area

Huron, SD internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL92%
Midcontinent Communications $50.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Santel Communications Cooperative $90.00 250 - 1,000 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Huron internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Huron 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 Huron area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Huron residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Huron, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Huron area, and 95.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Huron's five internet providers, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in Huron

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Midcontinent Communications 107 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Huron

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Huron residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 98% of the area. Huron’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Huron residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Huron covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Huron 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 $50/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huron, $65.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huron, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Huron. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huron's providers, 228 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Huron covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Midcontinent Communications start at $50/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Huron, $65.00.

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, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Huron, $1.07.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Midcontinent Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Huron. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Huron's providers, 228 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

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 Huron covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Huron 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Huron, $65.00.

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 Huron, $1.07.

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 Huron. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Huron's providers, 228 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Santel Communications Cooperative is the fastest internet provider in Huron with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Huron. The next fastest internet provider in Huron is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Huron with plans starting at $50/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Huron, $65.00.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.