Internet Providers in Ankeny, Iowa

Residential Internet Statistics for Ankeny, IA
Internet Service Providers: 10
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Ankeny, Iowa:

Showing 1 to 12 Providers

  • 1. CenturyLink
    99.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.2% Available
  • 2. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    70.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    70.3% Available
  • 3. Rise Broadband
    58.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    58.3% Available
  • 4. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    90% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. Windstream
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.1% Available
  • 8. 8. Mediacom
    98.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.6% Available
  • 9. Rockwell Coop Telephone Association
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.1% Available
  • 10. Algona Municipal Utilities
    0.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *500 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.7% Available
  • 11. Algona Municipal Utilities
    0.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.7% Available
  • 12. WMTel
    0.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    0.5% Available
4 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Ankeny. See All
  • 1. CenturyLink Business
    52.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    52.9% Available
  • 2. Rise Broadband
    82.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    82.3% Available
  • 3. Mediacom Business
    64% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    64% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink Business
    87.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *140 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    87.2% Available
  • 5. 5. Windstream
    5.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.7% Available
  • 6. 6. Algona Municipal Utilities
    2.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Algona Municipal Utilities
    2.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    2.9% Available
  • 8. 8. NexGen
    99% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99% Available
  • 11. 9. Unite Private
    51.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    51.3% Available
  • 12. 10. Aureon
    4.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    4.6% Available
  • 13. 11. Consolidated
    4.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    4.5% Available
  • 14. 12. ICS Advanced Technologies
    2.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    2.4% Available
  • 15. GTT
    1.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    1.4% Available
1 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Ankeny. See All

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Internet Access in Ankeny, Iowa

Data on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. Our data also includes direct reporting from providers and other private datasets to enhance the data down to the census block level. Plan and pricing information shown here is hand-gathered by our data analysis team. Locally, we've analyzed 411 Internet plans in and near Ankeny in the past few years. Speed averages are calculated from 9,317 speed test recordingsover the past 12 months.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common in Ankeny.

CenturyLink and Mediacom Cable also have Internet service in Ankeny, often competing for the same customers.

Cable and DSL are the two main broadband types in Ankeny. They are frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed tends to be better, but overall performance of either Internet technology type are similar. Local download speed test records suggest that local infrastructure is is stronger than average. Ankeny is currently 47.33 percent higher than the state average in terms of citywide download speeds.

Click around in our custom maps on the page below for insights about broadband provider competition in specific neighborhoods. As of this quarter, our coverage data suggests that the average census block in area has 3.26+ Internet service companies.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Ankeny, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 98.6%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.2%
Algona Municipal Utilities 500 Mbps Fiber 16s 0.7%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Windstream 200 Mbps DSL 40s 2.1%
Rockwell Coop Telephone Association 50 Mbps Fiber and DSL 2m 43s 1.1%
Algona Municipal Utilities 150 Mbps Cable 54s 0.7%
WMTel 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 0.5%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 70.3%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 58.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Ankeny is the 42nd most connected city in Iowa ahead of Grimes, Polk City, Johnston, and Bondurant, but behind Altoona.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Polk County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 64% of people living in Ankeny have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

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

Approximately 99% of Ankeny residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Polk County, approximately 6,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Ankeny to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ankeny 157.5 Mbps 14 $0.50 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +424.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +7 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +15.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +42.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +3 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +44.7 Mbps ) 24 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +39 Mbps ) 10 ( -4 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )