Internet providers in Burlington, IA

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Burlington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Burlington 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 Burlington area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Burlington residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 23% of those living in Burlington.

There are nine internet providers serving the Burlington area, and 99.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Burlington's nine internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Burlington

The largest internet providers in Burlington are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Burlington.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most Burlington residents, covering 76% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 100% of the area. Burlington’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Burlington residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

76%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Burlington covering 76% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Burlington 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 $49/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $41.79.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $2.20.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Burlington. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 230 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in Burlington covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $41.79.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.33 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $2.20.

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 Burlington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 230 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 Burlington covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Burlington 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 Burlington, $41.79.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $2.20.

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 Burlington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 230 Mbps.

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Burlington, IA internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 Mbps DSL 76%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 1.5 Mbps DSL 4.023%
Mediacom $19.99/mo. 60 - 1,000 Mbps Cable 100%
Local Internet Service Company - - Fiber-optic 13%
Local Internet Service Company - - DSL 12%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Burlington with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Burlington. The next fastest internet provider in Burlington is Danville Mutual Telephone Company, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 11% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Burlington with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $41.79.

Local Internet Service Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Burlington, covering 13% of the city. Danville Mutual Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in Burlington and is available to 11% of households.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.