Internet Providers in Ridgeway, Iowa

Most Popular Internet Providers in Ridgeway, Iowa:

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  • 1. 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $64.99 - $249.99
    • 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. LTD
    93.8% Available
    93.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    20 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 6-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes standard installation.
    • Price Range: $60 - $120
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. MCTC
    65.5% Available
    65.5%

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    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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  • 5. 5. NEIT
    16.9% Available
    16.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    9 Mbps
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    9 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 1-9mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $34.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 6. 6. Windstream
    6.2% Available
    6.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    100 Mbps
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $19.99 - $70
    • Contracts: None - None required
  • 7. 7. Acentek
    5.4% Available
    5.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    30 Mbps
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  • 1. 1. U.S. Cellular
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    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
  • 2. 2. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

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    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
  • 3. 3. AT&T Wireless
    98.6% Available
    98.6%

    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

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Internet Access in Ridgeway, Iowa

The overall most commonly available wired network options within Ridgeway are Satellite followed by DSL and Fiber networks. FCC filings show that Satellite reaches a practically one hundred percent footprint in the area, in contrast with the 65.54 percent DSL and Fiber availability.

Viasat Internet or HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Ridgeway.

Mabel Cooperative Telephone Company is another commonly available Internet choice for Ridgeway. They offer primarily DSL and Fiber connections in 65 percent of the area. LTD Broadband is another alternative wireless service to 93 percent of the local area, although it needs roof access and proximity to a LTD Broadband access point.

The majority of Ridgeway homes have 2 providers with the ability to provide service for that address. This is a good amount of competition. It tends to improve prices and service quality. This high level of competition isn't universal, though — as a surprising 94.32 of the local population still has only one option for wired broadband access.

The coverage data on this page comes from FCC provider-reported data. Providers in Ridgeway are required by law to submit deployment data biannually. By leveraging direct relationships with telecom companies, BroadbandNow is able to validate this data with private data reported via providers directly. This allows us to produce more accurate maps and availability data than governmental publications. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on browser-based speed tests from Ridgeway addresses.

Internet Statistics 2021

900 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 Ridgeway, Iowa

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 6.2%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Mabel Cooperative Telephone Company 25 Mbps DSL and Fiber 5m 27s 65.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Ridgeway

Ridgeway Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Ridgeway is the 690th most connected city in Iowa behind Decorah, Calmar, Cresco, New Hampton, and Harmony.

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Winneshiek 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: 66% of people living in Ridgeway 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.

In Winneshiek County, approximately 7,000 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.

Compare Ridgeway to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Ridgeway 14.3 Mbps 8 $3.76 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +520.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.48 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +134.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.28 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +146.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.32 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +155.2 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.31 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +147.8 Mbps ) 8 $0.66 ( $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Ridgeway

LTD is a good internet service provider

Reliable service. Good internet speeds. Fair prices.