Internet Providers in Independence, Iowa

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Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

79.9%

150 mbps

$59.95

(319) 332-0100

Internet Plans for Independence Telecommunications Utility

$59.95/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • Setup: $29.95 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $5/mo
(319) 332-0100

$89.95/mo for 250 mbps

  • 250 mbps ↓ and 10 mbps
  • Setup: $29.95 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $5/mo
(319) 332-0100

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Independence Telecommunications Utility. Last updated on 2/6/2018.

Overview for Independence Telecommunications Utility

Independence Telecommunications Utility offers cable internet, TV, and home phone services to roughly 7,000 people or 80% of people within Independence.

We've recorded two of Independence Telecommunications Utility's internet only plans which range from 100mbps to 250mbps.

Company information for Independence Telecommunications Utility

77.9%

20 mbps

$45.00

(888) 450-4052

Internet Plans for CenturyLink

$45.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 1024 GB/mo data cap
  • Prepay required.
  • Get a $25 Reward Card when you order online!
  • Setup: $0 (Free self-installation and internet activation. Standard tech installation is $60.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $10/mo or one-time $100
(888) 450-4052

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the latest CenturyLink bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with CenturyLink. Last updated on 2/8/2018.

Overview for CenturyLink

CenturyLink offers DSL internet, TV, and home phone services to roughly 7,000 people or 78% of people within Independence.

We've recorded one of CenturyLink's internet only plans which offers download speeds of 10mbps with data caps.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 450-4052

Company information for CenturyLink

66.8%

1,000 mbps

$49.99

(855) 603-8310

Internet Plans for Mediacom Cable

$49.99/mo for 60 mbps

  • 60 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 400 GB/mo data cap
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $69.99.
  • Monthly price increases by $20 each year until the third year.
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes standard installation. Activation fee is $10.)
  • Modem: $10/mo
(855) 603-8310

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the newest Mediacom bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Mediacom Cable. Last updated on 2/18/2018.

Overview for Mediacom Cable

Mediacom Cable is an internet service provider offering cable coverage to 67% of Independence. In addition to internet, they also offer TV and home phone service.

The only internet plan we have details on is priced at $49.99/mo and provides max download speeds of 60mbps.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 603-8310

Company information for Mediacom Cable

5.1%

48 mbps

$65.42

(319) 827-1151

Internet Plans for Heartland Technology

$65.42/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 10 mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
(319) 827-1151

$75.42/mo for 50 mbps

  • 50 mbps ↓ and 20 mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
(319) 827-1151

$501.16/mo for 500 mbps

  • 500 mbps ↓ and 250 mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
(319) 827-1151

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Heartland Technology. Last updated on 2/18/2018.

Overview for Heartland Technology

Heartland Technology is an internet service provider offering fiber coverage to 5% of Independence. In addition to internet, they also offer TV and home phone service.

Based on the three plans we've collected, prices range from $65.42-$501.16/mo with max download speeds between 25 and 500mbps. These plans have no explicit data caps that we've found.

Company information for Heartland Technology

3.8%

10 mbps

$54.95

(866) 327-2748

Internet Plans for East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative

$54.95/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • Setup: $49.00 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem: $10/mo or one-time $69.95
(866) 327-2748

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative. Last updated on 2/8/2018.

Overview for East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative

East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative is an internet service provider offering DSL coverage to 4% of Independence. In addition to internet, they also offer TV and home phone service.

The only internet plan we have details on is priced at $54.95/mo and provides max download speeds of 10mbps.

Company information for East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative

There are 2 more residential internet providers not shown here due to low coverage in Independence. Enter your zip code above to see more detailed results in your neighborhood.

Fixed Wireless Providers

Customer Rating City Coverage Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

98.8%

244 mbps

$70.00

(507) 369-6669

Internet Plans for LTD Broadband

$70.00/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 2.0 mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
  • $840 for 12 months (works out to $70/mo)
(507) 369-6669

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with LTD Broadband. Last updated on 2/18/2018.

Overview for LTD Broadband

LTD Broadband is an internet service provider offering fixed wireless coverage to 99% of Independence.

The only internet plan we have details on is priced at $70.00/mo and provides max download speeds of 10mbps.

Company information for LTD Broadband

94.1%

3.0 mbps

$29.90

(866) 327-2748

Internet Plans for Be Line Wireless

$29.90/mo for 6.0 mbps

  • 6.0 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 5 GB/mo data cap
  • Setup: $49.95 (Includes standard installation.)
  • Modem: $6.5/mo or one-time $149.95
(866) 327-2748

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Be Line Wireless. Last updated on 2/17/2018.

Overview for Be Line Wireless

Be Line Wireless offers fixed wireless internet services to roughly 8,000 people or 94% of people within Independence.

We've recorded one of Be Line Wireless' internet only plans which offers download speeds of 6.0mbps with data caps.

Company information for Be Line Wireless

86.4%

15 mbps

$29.95

(844) 411-7473

Internet Plans for Rise Broadband

$29.95/mo for 25 mbps

  • Speeds 10 Mbps up to 25 Mbps
  • 1-year promo rate. Regular rate is $39.95.
  • Contract Term: 2 years with up to $250 ETF
  • Setup: $75.00 (Includes installation at 50% off. Standard installation fee is $150.)
  • Modem: $10/mo
(844) 411-7473

We've noticed that plans offered by Rise Broadband vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 12/26/2017.

Overview for Rise Broadband

Rise Broadband offers fixed wireless internet and home phone services to roughly 7,000 people or 86% of people within Independence.

We've recorded one of Rise Broadband's internet only plans which offers download speeds of 25mbps.

Company information for Rise Broadband

Satellite Internet Providers

Customer Rating City Coverage Fastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

15 mbps

$49.99

(888) 387-7910

Internet Plans for HughesNet

$49.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years with up to $400 ETF
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Data speeds will be reduced and will typically be in the range of 1 to 3 Mbps once monthly plan data is used.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes lease set-up fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$69.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • 2-year promo rate.
  • Contract Term: 2 years with up to $400 ETF
  • 50 GB/mo of FREE data (2am–8am). Data speeds will be reduced and will typically be in the range of 1 to 3 Mbps once monthly plan data is used.
  • Setup: $99.00 (Includes lease set-up fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $14.99/mo
(888) 387-7910 Order Online

$69.99/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and 3.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 35 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years with up to $400 ETF
  • Data Allowance: Daytime Data 25 GB (8am-6pm), Anytime Data 10 GB. Data speeds will be reduced and will typically be in the range of 1 to 3 Mbps once monthly plan data is used.
  • Setup: $99.99 (Includes lease set-up fee and free standard installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $19.99/mo
(855) 650-6081 Order Online

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the most recent HughesNet bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with HughesNet. Last updated on 2/12/2018.

Overview for HughesNet

HughesNet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Independence.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 387-7910
Order Online

Company information for HughesNet

100.0%

25 mbps

$30.00

(877) 255-5702

Internet Plans for Exede Internet

$30.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 12 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $50.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$50.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 25 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $75.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$75.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ a 50 GB/mo data cap
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $100.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Free Zone (unmetered data) from 3 am to 6am daily. Once monthly priority data is used, speeds reduced to up to 1-5 mbps during the day, but may slow more after 5 p.m.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$100.00/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps ↑ w/ no data cap.
  • 3-month promo rate. Regular rate is $150.00.
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • After 150GB of data usage, data is prioritize behind other customers during network congestion.
  • Setup: $0 (Free standard installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $9.99/mo or one-time $299.99
(877) 255-5702

$99.99/mo for 15 mbps

  • 15 mbps ↓ and 4.0 mbps ↑ w/ a 20 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: $299.99 (Includes standard installation.)
  • Modem included.
(855) 650-5205

If you also need other services like TV or phone service, take a moment to shop the latest Exede Internet bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Exede Internet. Last updated on 1/16/2018.

Overview for Exede Internet

Exede Internet is a satellite internet provider with service available to 100% of Independence.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(877) 255-5702

Company information for Exede Internet

Small Business Providers

Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

20 mbps

$42.02

(844) 303-2761

Internet Plans for CenturyLink Business

$42.02/mo for 12 mbps

  • 12 mbps ↓ and 1.5 mbps
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Requires enrollment in Autopay and E-bill.
  • Setup: $59.99 (Includes standard tech installation.)
  • Modem: $9.99/mo or one-time $99.99
(844) 303-2761

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the latest CenturyLink Business bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with CenturyLink Business. Last updated on 2/8/2018.

Overview for CenturyLink Business

CenturyLink Business offers a small business internet plan for $42.02/mo with download speeds up to 12mbps. CenturyLink Business covers about 100% of Independence with its DSL-based business internet services.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 303-2761

Company information for CenturyLink Business

100.0%

15 mbps

$49.95

(855) 210-0524

Internet Plans for Rise Broadband

$49.95/mo for 25 mbps

  • 25 mbps ↓ and -- mbps
  • 6-month promo rate. Regular rate is $69.95.
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Setup: $0 (Free installation.)
  • Modem: $10/mo
(855) 210-0524

$69.95/mo for 50 mbps

  • Speeds greater than 25 Mbps up to 50 Mbps
  • 6-month promo rate. Regular rate is $89.95.
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • Setup: $0 (Free installation.)
  • Modem: $10/mo
(855) 210-0524

We've noticed that plans offered by Rise Broadband vary by region, so be sure to verify pricing and plan terms with them before ordering service as all plans or promotions may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Last updated on 12/26/2017.

Overview for Rise Broadband

Rise Broadband publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $49.95-$69.95/mo with download speeds from 25mbps up to 50mbps. In total, Rise Broadband offers fixed wireless-based business services to approximately 100% of Independence.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(855) 210-0524

Company information for Rise Broadband

59.1%

150 mbps

$69.95

(319) 332-0100

Internet Plans for Independence Telecommunications Utility

$69.95/mo for 20 mbps

  • 20 mbps ↓ and 5.0 mbps
  • Setup: $29.95 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $5/mo
(319) 332-0100

$89.95/mo for 100 mbps

  • 100 mbps ↓ and 10 mbps
  • Setup: $29.95 (Includes installation.)
  • Modem w/ WiFi: $5/mo
(319) 332-0100

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Independence Telecommunications Utility. Last updated on 2/6/2018.

Overview for Independence Telecommunications Utility

Independence Telecommunications Utility publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $69.95-$89.95/mo with download speeds from 20mbps up to 100mbps. In total, Independence Telecommunications Utility offers cable-based business services to approximately 59% of Independence.

Company information for Independence Telecommunications Utility

12.6%

1,000 mbps

$69.95

(888) 604-5597

Internet Plans for Mediacom Cable

$69.95/mo for 10 mbps

  • 10 mbps ↓ and 1.0 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • The monthly rate will increase by $10 each anniversary.
  • Setup: $99.95 (Includes standard installation.)
(888) 604-5597

$299.95/mo for 105 mbps

  • 105 mbps ↓ and 10 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • The monthly rate will increase by $10 each anniversary.
  • Setup: $99.95 (Includes standard installation.)
(888) 604-5597

$349.95/mo for 1,000 mbps

  • 1,000 mbps ↓ and 20 mbps
  • Contract Term: 3 years
  • The monthly rate will increase by $10 each anniversary.
  • Setup: $99.95 (Includes standard installation.)
(888) 604-5597

If you haven't checked out the latest deals on bundling TV or phone service, take a second to compare the newest Mediacom bundles and deals.


Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Mediacom Cable. Last updated on 2/18/2018.

Overview for Mediacom Cable

Mediacom Cable publicly lists small business internet plans ranging from $69.95-$349.95/mo with download speeds from 10mbps up to 1,000mbps. In total, Mediacom offers cable-based business services to approximately 13% of Independence.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(888) 604-5597

Company information for Mediacom Cable

6.5%

150 mbps

$294.95

(319) 332-0100

Internet Plans for Independence Telecommunications Utility

$294.95/mo for 500 mbps

  • 500 mbps ↓ and 50 mbps
  • Contract Term: 6 months
  • Requires 2 months service charge.
  • Setup: $29.95 (Includes installation.)
(319) 332-0100

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Independence Telecommunications Utility. Last updated on 2/1/2018.

Overview for Independence Telecommunications Utility

Independence Telecommunications Utility offers a small business internet plan for $294.95/mo with download speeds up to 500mbps. Independence Telecommunications Utility covers about 7% of Independence with its fiber-based business internet services.

Company information for Independence Telecommunications Utility

There are 3 more business internet providers not shown here due to low coverage in Independence. Enter your zip code above to see all providers that offer service near your business.

Enterprise Providers

Customer Rating Business Coverage Fastest speed  

100.0%

20 mbps

100.0%

15 mbps

Mobile Internet

Customer Rating City CoverageFastest speed Lowest pricingPricing  

100.0%

3.0 mbps

$50.00

(888) 333-6651

Internet Plans for AT&T Wireless

$50.00/mo for 5GB data

  • 4G LTE speeds where available
  • Setup: Activation fee is up to $45.
(888) 333-6651

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with AT&T Wireless. Last updated on 2/16/2018.

Overview for AT&T Wireless

AT&T Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Independence.

Company information for AT&T Wireless

100.0%

6.0 mbps

$40.00

(888) 944-9400

Internet Plans for U.S. Cellular

$40.00/mo for 10GB data

(888) 944-9400 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with U.S. Cellular. Last updated on 4/11/2017.

Overview for U.S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Independence.

Company information for U.S. Cellular

100.0%

10 mbps

$60.00

(800) 225-5499

Internet Plans for Verizon Wireless

$60.00/mo for 12 mbps

  • Average speeds of 5-12 mbps download and 2-5 mbps upload w/ a 10 GB/mo data cap
  • Contract Term: 2 years
  • Setup: $0 (Installation included and no activation fee.)
  • Modem included.
(800) 225-5499 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Verizon Wireless. Last updated on 2/18/2018.

Overview for Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 100% of the population in Independence.

Company information for Verizon Wireless

97.8%

6.0 mbps

$30.00

(844) 454-4202

Internet Plans for Sprint

$30.00/mo for 10GB data

  • Unlimited data at 2G speeds after high-speed data allotment.
  • Price reflects $5/mo/line Autopay discount applied within 2 invoices.
(844) 454-4202 Order Online

Plans may not be available in all areas or to all customers and can expire at any time. Verify terms and availability with Sprint. Last updated on 11/15/2017.

Overview for Sprint

Sprint is a mobile internet service provider which offers service to 98% of the population in Independence.

Setup Service

Average wait time to speak with a human is less than 30 seconds.

(844) 454-4202
Order Online

Company information for Sprint

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Download Speeds in Independence

The average download speed in Independence is 21.01 Mbps. This is 4.3% faster than the average in Iowa and 56.0% slower than the national average.

Residential Internet Providers

Independence is a fairly competitive market when it comes to broadband coverage in the US. Independence Telecommunications Utility, CenturyLink, and Mediacom Cable all offer wired service to large parts of the city. These providers use a variety of wired technologies including cable and DSL. Additionally, three fixed wireless companies provide internet access in Independence which is often available in areas not covered by wired internet.

#ProviderAvg. Download SpeedCableDSLFiberFixed WirelessOther
1LTD Broadband----98.8%-
2Be Line Wireless----94.1%-
3Rise Broadband----86.4%-
4Independence Telecommunications Utility22.9 mbps79.9%----
5CenturyLink22.7 mbps-77.9%---
6Mediacom Cable-66.8%----
7Heartland Technology--1.4%5.1%--
8East Buchanan Telephone Cooperative--3.8%---
9Windstream--1.7%---
10HughesNet-----100.0%
11Exede Internet-----100.0%

Business Internet Providers

Independence has a variety of options when it comes to business internet. We've found six companies advertising small business focused plans and/or enterprise-level services (e.g. ethernet or MPLS). This list is the most comprehensive list of business internet providers on the internet.

To streamline your search for the perfect business provider, we've limited this page to providers that list small business plans or enterprise services on their website. If you still can't find a provider that meets your needs, try contacting some providers listed under the residential tab. Some of these providers may offer business services but don't advertise them on their website.

#ProviderAvg. Download SpeedCableDSLFiberFixed WirelessOther
12CenturyLink Business22.7 mbps-100.0%---
13Rise Broadband----100.0%-
14Independence Telecommunications Utility22.9 mbps59.1%-6.5%--
15Mediacom Cable-12.6%----
16Windstream Business--0.1%---
17Verizon Business-----0.1%

Independence, IA
Broadband Stats

# of consumers with 1 or fewer wired internet options available to them

1,000 People

Or 21.1% of consumers in Independence

  • There are 16 internet providers in Independence with 12 of those offering residential service.
  • Independence is the 39th most connected city in Iowa ahead of Walker, Fairbank, Oelwein, Hazleton, and Jesup.
  • 97% of residents in Buchanan County have access to fixed wireless internet service.
  • There are 426 internet providers in all of Iowa.
  • Approximately 2,000 people in Buchanan County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • 21% of Independence residents are still severely limited in wired broadband choices.
  • Iowa is the 38th most connected state in the U.S.
  • The average internet download speed in Iowa is 20.10 mbps.
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Publicly Funded Internet Access

We've found one location that offers publicly funded internet access points in Independence. These locations may offer computer literacy and other various tech services. Before visiting make sure to contact the location ahead of time to find their schedule and services.

  • Independence Public Library
    805 1st Street East
    Independence, IA 50644

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Last Updated on 2/19/2018.

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