Internet providers in 57702

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57702 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.008%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL73%
Vast Broadband $39.99 4 - 200 MbpsCable86%
Midcontinent Communications $49.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsCable81%
Clara City $49.95 25 - 10 MbpsDSL3.584%
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57702 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 57702 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 57702 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 94% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.010% of those living in the 57702 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 57702 area, and 89.31% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 57702, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 57702

The largest internet providers serving the 57702 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Vast Broadband, and Midcontinent Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 57702 ZIP code, covering 73% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Vast Broadband, which covers 86% of the area. Rapid City’s third most-available internet provider, Midcontinent Communications, offers cable to around 81% of residents in the 57702 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

73%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 57702 ZIP code, covering 73% 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 Rapid City, $49.70.

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 Rapid City, $2.62.

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 57702 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rapid City's providers, 336 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

86%

Cable from Vast Broadband offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57702 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

Vast Broadband’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 57702 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Rapid City, $49.70.

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 Rapid City, $2.62.

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 57702 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Rapid City's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Midcontinent Communications cable internet

Provider

Midcontinent Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

81%

Cable from Midcontinent Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 57702 ZIP code, covering 81% of the area.

Midcontinent Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 57702 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 Rapid City, $49.70.

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 Rapid City, $2.62.

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 57702 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rapid City's providers, 336 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 57702 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 57702 and the greater Rapid City area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rapid City at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Rapid City at $50/mo. for speeds up to 5 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 57702 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 Rapid City 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 Rapid City cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 57702 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 57702 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.008% of households in 57702. The next fastest internet provider in the 57702 ZIP code is Midcontinent Communications, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 81% of the area.

Vast Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 57702 ZIP with service starting at $39.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Rapid City, $49.70.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 57702 ZIP code, covering 2.008% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.