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CenturyLink $45 12 - 20 MbpsDSL92%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable90%
Algona Municipal Utilities - -Fiber-optic96%
Algona Municipal Utilities - -Cable96%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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50511 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 50511 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Iowa - 96%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 50511 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 92% of those living in the 50511 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 50511 area, and 92.36% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 50511, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 50511

The largest internet providers serving the 50511 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 50511 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 90% of the area. Algona’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 50511 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50511 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Algona, $44.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Algona, $1.96.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 50511 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Algona's providers, 214 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50511 ZIP code, covering 90% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 50511 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Algona, $44.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Algona, $1.96.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 50511 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Algona's providers, 214 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 50511 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 50511 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Algona, $44.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Algona, $1.96.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 50511 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Algona's providers, 214 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 50511 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 50511 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 90% of households in 50511. The next fastest internet provider in the 50511 ZIP code is Algona Municipal Utilities, offering download speeds up to 500 Mbps to 96% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 50511 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Algona, $44.99.

Algona Municipal Utilities is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 50511 ZIP code, covering 96% of the city.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.