Internet Providers in Spicer, Minnesota

Most Popular Internet Providers in Spicer, Minnesota:

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  • 1. 1. Spectrum
    85.7% Available
    85.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 901-2981

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • Self Install
    • TV Bundles
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 6
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $152.97
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 912-2812

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 3. 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 902-3107

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. CenturyLink
    4.5% Available
    4.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    2 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 913-4257

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Tech installation fee of up to $125 may apply. Self-installation, if available at your location, may also be selected.
    • Price Range: $50 - $50
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 5. 5. MVTV Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 564-4807

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes membership, standard installation, activation and equipment.
    • Price Range: $39.95 - $79.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 6. 6. LTD
    96.2% Available
    96.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (507) 369-6669

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $60 - $120
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 7. 7. TDS
    95.1% Available
    95.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    15 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (855) 220-2592

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Installation: Includes equipment one-time handling fee and free professional installation.
    • Price Range: $29.95 - $67.95
  • 8. 8. Cloudnet Inc.
    87% Available
    87%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 240-8243

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 2-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $69.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 9. 9. Xtratyme Technologies
    10.4% Available
    10.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 987-2896

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
  • 10. 10. Gardonville Telephone
    5.6% Available
    5.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
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    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (888) 236-3574

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 3-20mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $47.95 - $85.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 1. 1. Spectrum Business
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 908-2522

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Deal
    • Self Install
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 200-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. MVTV Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 564-4807

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes membership, standard installation, activation and equipment.
    • Price Range: $62.95 - $312.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 3. 3. Cloudnet Inc.
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (320) 240-8243

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 2-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $79.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 5 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. LTD
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (507) 369-6669

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
  • 5. Spectrum Business
    0.7% Available
    0.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 908-2522

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Fiber
  • 6. Consolidated
    0.3% Available
    0.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    N/A
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 968-7224

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: Copper
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Spicer. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (844) 898-5296

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 937-8997

    Average wait time: 30s

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    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    Set up new service: View Plans & Pricing (800) 922-0204

    Average wait time: 30s

    View Provider Details
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Spicer, Minnesota

Spicer has 10 residential Internet Service Providers, and 15 if you include business and mobile operators. Consumers in the area have access to 5 broadband choices such as DSL or cable.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network options within Spicer. They are fighting for customers at many addresses and competing on service quality. Cable network speed is generally stronger. That said, big-picture performance metrics found with either network type are comparable.

There's a decent amount of competition between companies in the Spicer area, but 600 people in the area can't get service from multiple providers. The consequence of this is that if they aren't satisfied by the quality of service, they are left with no option but to compromise for a less reliable wireless connection. Luckily, this isn't the norm in Spicer — the average household has 4 Internet choices.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Spicer.

Broadband availability statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from a mix of governmental data and private data collected from industry sources, or through private sources. Statistics shown below regarding speed averages comes from M-Labs. The BroadbandNow researchers have hand-aggregated pricing and plan details on 262 Internet plans in Spicer as of 2021.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Spicer with 10 of those offering residential service
  • Spicer is the 219th most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Grove City and Atwater, but behind Willmar, Paynesville, and New London.
  • The fastest zip code in Spicer for July 2021 is 56288. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Spicer, Minnesota

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 85.7%
TDS Telecom 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 95.1%
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 4.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Spicer

Spicer Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Spicer is the 219th most connected city in Minnesota ahead of Grove City and Atwater, but behind Willmar, Paynesville, and New London.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 900 people in Kandiyohi County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 86% of Spicer residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 56288 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Spicer.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Kandiyohi County, approximately 7,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Spicer

Data from our researchers suggests that top ISPs place a limit on streaming on home broadband plans. Data caps are disliked since users see caps as a strategy for limiting streaming, while providers explain data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.

Compare Spicer to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Spicer 104.1 Mbps 10 $1.03 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +430.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +7 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +44.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +56.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +65.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +13 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +58 Mbps ) 8 ( -2 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )