Internet Providers in Ainsworth, IA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Ainsworth, IA
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 9
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $86.66

Internet Access in Ainsworth, Iowa

Ainsworth has 9 residential Internet providers, or 14 if you include business and mobile service. There are 6 choices for wired Internet, most likely DSL service.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As a result, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Ainsworth.

DSL-based has lots of coverage in comparison to other Internet services in Ainsworth because virtually every house in Ainsworth is wired with telephone lines. The acronym stands for "Digital Subscriber Line."

82.32 percent of the Ainsworth area is still left with one or fewer choices for Internet service. For those outside these less connected blocks, the average customer can find 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Areas with better choices usually see lower prices as these companies are incentivized to upgrade service to earn customers.

The coverage data on this page comes from FCC data. Providers in Ainsworth are legally required to report coverage data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with Internet providers, BroadbandNow is able to confirm public data against privatized data submitted by providers. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated from real-world speed tests originating from Ainsworth in the M-Labs database.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ainsworth, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Kalona Cooperative Telephone Company 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Windstream 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s
Windstream 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s
Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone 50 Mbps Fiber 2m 43s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Ainsworth, Iowa

  • Windstream - DSL and Fiber - 85.4% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone - Fiber - 7.0% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Windstream - Cable - 2.8% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Kalona Cooperative Telephone Company - Fiber - 1.3% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Ainsworth - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ainsworth

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Ainsworth is the 463rd most connected city in Iowa ahead of Wayland, but behind Lone Tree, Riverside, Columbus Junction, and Washington.

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

Approximately 700 people in Washington 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.

Fiber Availability: 15% of people living in Ainsworth have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In Washington County, approximately 3,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Ainsworth

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Cloudburst 9 Fixed Wireless 97.6%+ 50 Mbps
Windstream DSL and Fiber 85.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
Sharon Telephone Company Fixed Wireless 11.6%+ 1.0 Mbps
Louisa Communications Fixed Wireless 10.7%+ 8 Mbps
Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone Fiber 7.0%+ 50 Mbps
Windstream Cable 2.8%+ 100 Mbps
Kalona Cooperative Telephone Company Fiber 1.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.0%+ 200 Mbps