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City Avg speed Providers
Clear Lake 54.5 MBPS 13 providers
West Des Moines 51.4 MBPS 29 providers
Orange City 48.9 MBPS 10 providers
Osceola 48.8 MBPS 13 providers
De Witt 44.7 MBPS 10 providers
Providers Avg Download speed
Mediacom Cable 27.6 MBPS
Unite Private Networks 27.1 MBPS
CenturyLink 12.5 MBPS
Rise Broadband 8.0 MBPS
Windstream 7.7 MBPS

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Iowa Wired Coverage

  • 95.3%

    of Iowans have access to wireline service.

  • 23.3%

    of Iowans have access to fiber-optic service.

  • 74.7%

    of Iowans have access to cable service.

  • 86.6%

    of Iowans have access to DSL service.

Iowa Wireless Coverage

  • 100.0%

    of Iowans have access to mobile broadband service.

  • 72.6%

    of Iowans have access to fixed wireless service.

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  • 84.5%

    Speed

    84.5% of Iowans have access to wired broadband 25mbps or faster.

  • 78.6%

    Speed

    78.6% of Iowans have access to broadband 100mbps or faster.

  • 69.4%

    Speed

    69.4% of Iowans have access to 1 gigabit broadband.

Government Funding for Broadband Services

Since 2010, Connect Iowa has been awarded $5,769,942 in federal grants for Iowa's Broadband Initiative.

Another $33,945,037, accounting for 1.0% of all federal infrastructure grants, was awarded to broadband infrastructure projects in Iowa.

Since 2011, access to a wired connection of at least 10mbps has improved from 84.7% to 91.5% of Iowans.

Iowa broadband statistic

In total there are 429 internet providers in Iowa.

There are 480,000 people in Iowa without access to a wired connection capable of 25mbps download speeds.

There are 520,000 people in Iowa that have access to only one wired provider, leaving them no options to switch.

Another 145,000 people in Iowa don't have any wired internet providers available where they live.

Iowa Cities

City Broadband Coverage # of Providers
Urbandale 99.7% 17
Ankeny 98.7% 24
Bettendorf 98.4% 16
Cedar Rapids 98.4% 32
Des Moines 98.3% 25
Marion 97.8% 17
Cedar Falls 97.5% 15
Waterloo 97.1% 19
Dubuque 96.8% 22
Council Bluffs 96.6% 14
Davenport 96.5% 23
West Des Moines 96.3% 29
Sioux City 95.4% 19
Iowa City 94.6% 25
Marshalltown 92.2% 14
Ames 91.9% 23
Ottumwa 88.4% 13
Muscatine 29.4% 15