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Internet Providers in Guttenberg, Iowa
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Internet Access in Guttenberg, Iowa
Guttenberg broadband availability information listed here is based on FCC datasets. Then, we ensure the data is checked for errors against private lit address files. To date, we've crunched 1,625 rows of governmental and privatized data about broadband availability within Guttenberg. We've manually collected price data and fine print info on 222 residential broadband plans in Guttenberg. We currently have a lack of meaningful speed test data on Guttenberg — only 46 total speed test recordings in the last 12 month period. For this reason you should note the official download speeds listed above for local providers such as Viasat Internet or HughesNet.
Mediacom Cable is an second choice to the primary providers, serving Guttenberg with a top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only choice for Internet access in Guttenberg. For example, fixed wireless outfits like Comelec Internet Services are able to achieve 40 Mbps via direct wireless technology.
19.83 percent of Guttenberg households (600 residents total) are limited to only one choice for wired Internet.
Taking a look now at network tech with significant infrastructure already built around the area, we see that the most widespread hardwired broadband Internet tech options are Satellite (practically one hundred percent coverage) and Cable (71.75 percent coverage). Traditional cable TV companies are the main source for cable Internet, because they can use existing coaxial TV cables — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect subscribers to the Internet. Guttenberg-area customers of cable providers such as Mediacom Cable generally select it due to the combination of low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)
Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole, covering virtually one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has coverage for about near one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is 100 Mbps. HughesNet advertised packages up to 25 Mbps. As a rule of thumb, anything over 10 Mbps will be enough to view lower-quality video on WiFi, but may become challenging when multiple people try to use bandwidth-intensive applications like Skype and etc. Explore our availability map on this page to compare Internet options at the census block level.
Internet Statistics 2021
19.8% of consumers in Guttenberg600 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 Guttenberg, Iowa
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||71.8%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Alpine Communications||100 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||1m 21s||68.9%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 on Guttenberg Internet Plans
Many Internet companies have moved to impose data limits to residential broadband plans in recent years. This market trend is certainly true for the Guttenberg market, with common Internet choices such as Mediacom adding plans with data caps. This doesn't matter for most residents, but it may be an issue for subscribers who upload a large amount of HD or 4K video. If you have data use concerns, start by checking for fiber at your address with the search bar at the top of this page. Fiber plans are frequently higher priced, but usually offer unlimited data and streaming since the fiber line doesn't have limited bandwidth like cable and DSL connections.
Compare Guttenberg to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Guttenberg||21.3 Mbps||8||$0.32 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +513.1 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +127.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +139.3 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +148.2 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +140.8 Mbps )||8||$0.19 ( $0.00 )|