Internet Service Providers in New London, Iowa

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Residential Internet Statistics for New London, IA
Wired Internet Providers: 8
Average Speed Test Result: 13.61 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,000 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 23.74%

Internet Access in New London, Iowa

Internet service coverage and competition between providers in the New London area is low in comparison with other Iowa cities. 23.93 percent of local addresses have only one or fewer choices forbroadband Internet access. So far as connectivity, New London ranks 194th of 879 communities within Iowa.

Looking specifically at the technologies within New London, you essentially see two choices: cable (Mediacom Cable is an example) and DSL (providers like Windstream).

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are the main Internet options in New London.

We should note that since FCC data is only collected biannually and only published 6+ months later, availability shown here may not be complete.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, Windstream also serves the area with DSL availability for 92 percent of residents and a top speed of 200 Mbps. Explore the map to compare how many options residents have on a granular level.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 New London, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Windstream 1,000 Mbps DSL, Cable, and Fiber 8s
MTC Technologies 200 Mbps Fiber and DSL 40s
Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone 50 Mbps Fiber 2m 43s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Danville Telecom 20 Mbps DSL 6m 49s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in New London, Iowa

  • Windstream - 92.5% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Mediacom - 67.7% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone - 4.8% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • MTC Technologies - 2.4% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 200 Mbps
  • Danville Telecom - 2.9% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in New London - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For New London

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New London is the 194th most connected city in Iowa ahead of Mount Pleasant, West Point, Mediapolis, and Danville, but behind West Burlington.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 600 people in Henry 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: 11% of people living in New London 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 76% of New London 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 Henry County, approximately 2,000 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 on New London Internet Plans

Many Internet companies have decided to impose data "plans" onto their home Internet packages in recent years. This trend is certainly true in the New London market, with common Internet choices like Mediacom adding plans with data caps. It's not a large concern for the majority of Internet subscribers, but it might be an issue for households who share the WiFi with family or techies who consume a lot of 4K content. Caps on cable plans tend to be around one Terabyte. This is a problem for fewer than one percent of Internet users, according to a report from Comcast. Potential Mediacom Cable customers in New London should double check data use policies before signing a contract. Do not assume them based soley on online statements.

Summary Of Internet Providers In New London

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Windstream DSL, Cable, and Fiber 92.5%+ 1,000 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 67.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
Farmers & Merchants Mutual Telephone Fiber 4.8%+ 50 Mbps
MTC Technologies Fiber and DSL 2.4%+ 200 Mbps
Danville Telecom DSL 2.9%+ 20 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 40.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Windstream Fiber 0.0%+ 200 Mbps

Compare New London to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
New London 13.6 Mbps 10 $1.15 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +335.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +93.5 Mbps ) 18 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +86.1 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +98.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +101.7 Mbps ) 9 ( -1 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )