Internet providers in Mitchell, SD

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Mitchell, SD internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL95%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 200 MbpsCable99%
Mitchell Telecom - -Fiber-optic97%
Mitchell Telecom - -DSL8.355%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mitchell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Mitchell 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 Mitchell area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Mitchell residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 97% of those living in Mitchell.

There are six internet providers serving the Mitchell area, and 99.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mitchell's six internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Mitchell

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

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Mitchell residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 99% of the area. Mitchell’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Mitchell residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Mitchell covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Mitchell 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 Mitchell, $51.23.

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 Mitchell, $3.01.

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 Mitchell. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mitchell's providers, 83 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

99%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to all households in Mitchell covering 99% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Mitchell 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 Mitchell, $51.23.

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 Mitchell, $3.01.

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 Mitchell. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mitchell's providers, 83 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 Mitchell covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mitchell 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 Mitchell, $51.23.

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 Mitchell, $3.01.

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 Mitchell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Mitchell's providers, 83 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mitchell Telecom is the fastest internet provider in Mitchell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Mitchell. The next fastest internet provider in Mitchell is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 99% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in Mitchell with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Mitchell, $51.23.

Mitchell Telecom is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Mitchell, covering 97% of the city.

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.

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.