Internet Providers in Dixon, Iowa

Most Popular Internet Providers in Dixon, Iowa:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 2. 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Metronet
    1.9% Available
    1.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $89.95
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 3. Central Scott Telephone Company
    92.7% Available
    92.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
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    25 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 10-250mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $49 - $99
  • 5. 4. Central Scott Telephone Company
    13.6% Available
    13.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    5 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 4-50mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $45 - $69
  • 6. 5. Night Owl Internet
    12.2% Available
    12.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    40 Mbps
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    10 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-40mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $49 - $69
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 7. 6. F&B
    10.1% Available
    10.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $44.99 - $244.99
    • Contracts: 3 Months - 3 Months required
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Dixon. See All
  • 1. 1. F&B
    13.4% Available
    13.4%

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    Speeds up to:
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $299.99
    • Contracts: 3 Months - 3 Months required
  • 2. 2. Metronet
    2.1% Available
    2.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Free install.
    • Price Range: $109.95 - $109.95
    • Contracts: 3 Years - 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Central Scott Telephone Company
    47% Available
    47%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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  • 4. 4. CS Technologies
    5.3% Available
    5.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    250 Mbps
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    250 Mbps
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  • 5. 5. Metronet
    2.1% Available
    2.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Free install.
    • Price Range: $109.95 - $109.95
    • Contracts: 3 Years - 3 Years required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
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    1.5 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. U.S. Cellular
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-6mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $160
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Dixon, Iowa

Currently, there are 7 ISPs in Dixon offering home connections. Including business ISPs, there are 16 serviceable providers in the local area, such as Metronet.

Taking a look at network tech offered the city, the most common wired broadband connection options are Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage) and Fiber (10.11 percent coverage). Fiber technology uses more modern fiber-optic transmission lines, which are composed of thousands of glass or plastic strands which transmit binary data as light. Fiber results in better downloads, but may switch to copper cables in the "last mile" near a subscriber. As a result, some fiber connections might not offer true "gigabit" speeds.

Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider for Dixon residents. close to one hundred percent of the Dixon area can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice, providing near one hundred percent of Dixon with predominantly Satellite service. The fastest Internet plan advertised by HughesNet in Dixon is 25 Mbps.

According to the latest government reports, 79.78 percent of residents (500 residents total) are limited to only one choice for home broadband service, or none.

Internet availability stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized data we collect from providers or via unlisted sources. Statistics about speed and performance averages comes from M-Labs, which is the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow as well as Google queries. Our research team has hand-gathered price on 160 Internet offerings in the Dixon market to date.

Internet Statistics 2021

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

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

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Dixon, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Metronet 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 1.9%
F&B Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 10.1%
Central Scott Telephone Company 250 Mbps Cable 32s 92.7%
Central Scott Telephone Company 50 Mbps DSL 2m 43s 13.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Dixon

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Dixon is the 431st most connected city in Iowa behind Walcott, Long Grove, Eldridge, Durant, and De Witt.

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 Scott 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: 12% of people living in Dixon 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.

Approximately 20% of Dixon residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Scott County, approximately 1,000 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.

Data Caps in Dixon

Data from our researchers shows that many of the popular ISPs in Dixon currently use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are disliked because subscribers view them as a strategy for limiting streaming. Providers maintain data caps are a necessary tool for managing network congestion. Either way, the culprit is video streaming, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Compare Dixon to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Dixon 9.3 Mbps 7 $0.72 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +525.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +139.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +151.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +160.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +152.8 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )