Internet providers in Iowa City, IA

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1. CenturyLink
96% available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
2. Mediacom
100% available in Iowa City
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
3. Viasat
99% 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. Rise Broadband
100% available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
6. South Slope Cooperative Communications
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
1. CenturyLink
96% 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
99% 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. Rise Broadband
100% available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
6. South Slope Cooperative Communications
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
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1. AT&T
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T
4GLTE

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2. Sprint
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
Sprint
4GLTE

User Rating Info
3. T-Mobile
Available in Iowa City
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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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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What is the best internet provider in Iowa City?

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

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.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Iowa City

CenturyLink offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Mediacom offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

Viasat offers internet at speeds up to 25 Mbps

Windstream offers internet at speeds up to 100 Mbps

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Summary of Iowa City Internet Providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User Rating
CenturyLink DSL & Fiber 100 Mbps 2.5/5
Mediacom Cable 100 Mbps 2.5/5
Viasat Satellite 25 Mbps 2.0/5
Windstream DSL 100 Mbps 2.5/5
Rise Broadband DSL 10 Mbps N/A
South Slope Cooperative Communications DSL 1000 Mbps N/A

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

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.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Iowa City

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