Internet providers in
Iowa City, IA

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5+ Mbps
  • Regular browsing
  • Music streaming
  • Ideal for 1 person
10+ Mbps
  • HD video streaming
  • Casual gaming
  • Ideal for 1-2 people
20+ Mbps
  • Ultra HD streaming
  • Frequent gaming
  • Ideal for 2-4 people
40+ Mbps
  • Simultaneous HD streaming
  • Simultaneous gaming
  • Ideal for 4+

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Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

 
1. CenturyLink
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Mediacom
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Viasat
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Windstream
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Skybeam
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
1. CenturyLink
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Mediacom
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
50Mbps
3. Viasat
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Windstream
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Skybeam
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
1. AT&T
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE
2. Sprint
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE
3. T-Mobile
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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Iowa City Residential Internet Coverage

The sixth largest city in Iowa, Iowa city offers some of the most expensive real estate in Iowa. Residents are white-collar and work primarily in teaching and administrative support roles. It's also a college town whose year-round residents are quite well-educated, many with advanced degrees. They're typically middle income and enjoy short commutes. Iowa City residents rely on their internet services to pursue educational goals and achieve excellence in their career. Compared with 79% of Iowa state, 100% of Iowa City residents have access to high-speed internet.

Mediacom is the sole cable internet provider in the area and offers connectivity to 100% of residents. Skybeam and CenturyLink both provide DSL services. Skybeam reaches 100% of homes while CenturyLink reaches 98% of residents. Fiber optics are not yet available to Iowa City residents.

Cable internet service is not available to businesses in Iowa City. Otherwise, their connection options mirror those offered to residents.

Internet Provider types in Iowa City


Cable

100%
Coverage

DSL

100%
Coverage

Internet Provider availability in Iowa City,IA


3 Mbps
100%
availability

10 Mbps
100%
availability

25 Mbps
100%
availability
Broadband internet availability
(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)
100%
Iowa City
79%
Iowa
79%
USA

Summary of Iowa City Internet Providers

ProviderTypeDownload speeds up toUser Rating
CenturyLinkDSL & Fiber100 Mbps2.5/5
MediacomCable100 Mbps3.0/5
ViasatSatellite25 MbpsN/A
WindstreamDSL100 Mbps3.0/5
SkybeamDSL10 Mbps3.5/5
Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.
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