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Internet providers in 57501

Find internet providers serving the 57501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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57501 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL76%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic4.520%
Midcontinent Communications $50.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable82%
Venture Communications Cooperative $70.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.070%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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57501 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 57501 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 57501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 82% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 60% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 29% of those living in the 57501 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 57501 area, and 80.90% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 57501, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pierre

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Midcontinent Communications 120 Mbps 29 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 57501

The largest internet providers serving the 57501 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Midcontinent Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 57501 ZIP code, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Midcontinent Communications, which covers 82% of the area. Pierre’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 57501 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 57501 ZIP code, covering 76% 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 $50/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pierre, $61.19.

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 Pierre, $1.85.

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 57501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pierre's providers, 626 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

82%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57501 ZIP code, covering 82% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 57501 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 Pierre, $61.19.

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 Pierre, $1.85.

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 57501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 82% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pierre's providers, 626 Mbps.

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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 the 57501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 57501 ZIP 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 Pierre, $61.19.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pierre, $1.85.

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 57501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pierre's providers, 626 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 57501 frequently asked questions

Midcontinent Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 57501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 82% of households in 57501. The next fastest internet provider in the 57501 ZIP code is Venture Communications Cooperative, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 5.070% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in the 57501 ZIP with service starting at $50/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pierre, $61.19.

Venture Communications Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 57501 ZIP code, covering 5.070% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 57501 and is available to 4.520% of households.

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.

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.

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.