Internet Providers in Prairieburg, Iowa

Most Popular Internet Providers in Prairieburg, 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. 3. Prairieburg Telephone Company
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 0
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Connection: DSL
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  • 4. 4. Prairieburg Telephone Company
    100% Available
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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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  • 5. 5. Windstream
    27.5% Available
    27.5%

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    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    4 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $45 - $77
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
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    0.2 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 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: $70 - $155
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    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 Prairieburg, Iowa

Viasat Internet has the most availability in Prairieburg. HughesNet is also widely available.

The average Prairieburg home has 2-3 providers with availability at their address. Competition is good. It results in two ISPs competing on prices and service quality. This competition isn't distributed evenly, though. even in 2021, a surprising 72.47 of residents still have only one or fewer choices for true broadband Internet access.

Prairieburg Telephone Company is another common broadband option for Prairieburg. They offer DSL service with coverage in close to one hundred percent of the area. Prairieburg Telephone Company offers an alternative wireless service to near one hundred percent of the local area. Keep in mind this option needs roof access or proximity to a Prairieburg Telephone Company tower or access point.

DSL providers deliver broadband service using copper phone lines, which explains why it is sold through companies that also offer phone service. DSL network technology is serviceable to near one hundred percent of the Prairieburg population. You can refer to the speed graphs directly below for insights into how the advertised speed, latency, and etc compare to real-world speedsrecorded by local subscribers.

The broadband access stats here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from public government data from the FCC and private data we source directly from industry sources or via private third parties. Average statistics about speed data comes from M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has manually sourced price and plan details for 133 Internet deals in Prairieburg as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

100 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 Prairieburg, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Prairieburg Telephone Company 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 27.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Prairieburg

Prairieburg Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Prairieburg is the 657th most connected city in Iowa behind Central City, Anamosa, Coggon, Springville, and Monticello.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Linn 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.

Approximately 28% of Prairieburg 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 Linn County, approximately 4,000 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 Cap Issues Around Prairieburg

Data from our market research team shows that many of the popular providers in the area currently use data caps for their home broadband plans. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers explain data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: video streaming, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Prairieburg to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Prairieburg 48.2 Mbps 5 $3.80 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +486.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +100.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +112.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +121.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +113.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.66 ( $0.00 )