Internet Providers in Calamus, IA

Residential Internet Statistics for Calamus, IA
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $44.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Calamus, Iowa:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    18% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    18% Available
  • 4. F&B
    94.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.6% Available
  • 5. 5. Grand Mound
    14.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    14.5% Available
  • 6. 6. Central Scott Telephone Company
    7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *250 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    7% Available
  • 7. 7. Central Scott Telephone Company
    2.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.9% Available
  • 8. Algona Municipal Utilities
    1.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *500 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.6% Available
  • 9. Algona Municipal Utilities
    1.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.6% Available
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Internet Access in Calamus, Iowa

Data on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reports. We leverage direct reporting from providers and other privatized datasets to validate the information on a census block or lit address level. Plane and pricing information is collected by our data science division. BroadbandNow has collected and verified 180 broadband deals in the area around Calamus in the past few years. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 2 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, as a rule, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Calamus.

As a result of the lack of wired Internet infrastructure, satellite broadband are the only services with widespread availability to most addresses in Calamus and the surrounding area.

F&B Communications is one of the top three providers in Calamus, available for 94 percent of local addresses.

For more info, activate the map below and use the zoom/pan tools to navigate. Averaged over all of Calamus, the average density of market availability is 1.34 providers in each census block. This leaves 84.21% of consumers in the area with inadequate wired broadband coverage, or no coverage at all.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Calamus, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
F&B Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 94.6%
Algona Municipal Utilities 500 Mbps Fiber 16s 1.6%
Central Scott Telephone Company 250 Mbps Cable 32s 7.0%
Grand Mound Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber and DSL 8s 14.5%
Algona Municipal Utilities 150 Mbps Cable 54s 1.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 18.0%
Central Scott Telephone Company 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 2.9%
700 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.

Calamus is the 511th most connected city in Iowa behind Walcott, Long Grove, Eldridge, Durant, and De Witt.

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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 500 people in Clinton 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: 100% of people living in Calamus 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 Clinton County, approximately 1,000 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 Calamus to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Calamus 75.4 Mbps 12 $0.77 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +506.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +97.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +124.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +126.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +121.1 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )