Internet Providers in Brighton, Iowa

Residential Internet Statistics for Brighton, IA
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $39.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Brighton, Iowa:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    82.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    82.3% Available
  • 2. Windstream
    85.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    85.4% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Natel
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 6. 6. Cloudburst 9
    99.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.7% Available
  • 7. 7. Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone
    14.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    14.2% Available
  • 8. 8. Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone
    2.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.6% Available
  • 9. Windstream
    1.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *400 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.4% Available
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Brighton. See All
  • 1. Windstream
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • Windstream
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0% Available
  • Windstream
    0% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *400 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0% Available
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Brighton. See All

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Internet Access in Brighton, Iowa

Data here is calculated based on biannual FCC coverage reporting. BroadbandNow leverages direct provider reports and other private data to further validate and enhance that information on a census block level. Plane and pricing information is collected manually through our data team. We've analyzed 200 Internet plans in and near Brighton since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 98 records as of 2022. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is common.

Windstream and T-Mobile 5G Home Internet can also provide Internet service in Brighton, often competing for the same customers.

There's above-average competition between Internet companies around the Brighton area. However, 1,000 residents are still without service from more than one provider. The consequence of this is that if they aren't pleased with their service from the incumbent provider, they have no option but to rely on a poor quality wireless. However, this isn't the norm in Brighton. The average household has 3 Internet choices.

5G Internet is the best-performing kind of Internet with coverage around Brighton that residents should consider. Enter your local zip into the search tool on this page to see personalized results in your neighborhood.

  • There are 11 internet providers in Brighton with 9 of those offering residential service
  • Brighton is the 344th most connected city in Iowa ahead of Wayland, but behind Washington, Fairfield, Wellman, and Keota.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Brighton, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Windstream 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 85.4%
Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone 100 Mbps Fiber 1m 21s 2.6%
Windstream 400 Mbps Cable 20s 1.4%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 82.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 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.

Brighton is the 344th most connected city in Iowa ahead of Wayland, but behind Washington, Fairfield, Wellman, and Keota.

Reference

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

Approximately 500 people in Washington 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: 15% of people living in Brighton 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.

In Washington County, approximately 2,000 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 Brighton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Brighton 9 Mbps 11 $2.84 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +572.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +163.8 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +190.7 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +193.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +187.5 Mbps ) 10 ( -1 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )