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Internet Providers in Letts, Iowa
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Internet Access in Letts, Iowa
FCC Form 477 datasets are the primary source of the Letts broadband availability information listed on this page. To date, we've analyzed 1,393 rows of governmental data on broadband availability within the Letts area. We currently have a lack of meaningful speed test data on Letts — 9 total IP-verifiable records over the past year. Locals should make note of advertised speeds listed above.
Taking a look now at network technologies offered the area, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband Internet connection varieties are Satellite and DSL, with close to one hundred percent and 83.44% respectively. DSL is transmitted via twisted copper telephone wires, and comes from companies like Windstream that own copper phone lines. As copper wires go, the twisted copper makeup seen in phone lines results in a lower bandwidth ceiling compared to newer wire types such as cable and fiber.
Windstream is a common second choice to the primary providers, serving Letts with a top speed of 200 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only option for Internet service in Letts. fixed wireless outfits such as Louisa Communications can deliver 8 Mbps or more using wireless technology.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available provider for Letts residents. They are accessible for near one hundred percent of Letts census blocks. HughesNet is also a common choice, serving close to one hundred percent of residents with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's strongest plan for Letts is 25 Mbps.
To sum up the situation, most Letts residents have 2-3 choices for Internet. This is around average for Iowa. Letts ranks 533rd as measured by the density of broadband availability at local addresses.
Internet Statistics 2021
26.0% of consumers in Letts300 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 Letts, Iowa
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Louisa Communications||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||77.9%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||10.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
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.
Compare Letts to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Letts||11.4 Mbps||7||$3.80 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +523 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +137.4 Mbps )||17 ( +10 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +149.2 Mbps )||15 ( +8 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +158.1 Mbps )||23 ( +16 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +150.7 Mbps )||8 ( +1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|