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Internet providers in 52601

Find internet providers serving the 52601 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52601 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL66%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL6.790%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable94%
Danville Mutual Telephone Company $75.00 25 - 250 MbpsFiber-optic18%
LISCO - -Fiber-optic16%
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52601 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 52601 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 52601 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 93% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 57% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in the 52601 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 52601 area, and 95.09% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 52601, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Burlington

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 121 Mbps 25 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 45 Mbps 47 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 25 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
LISCO 27 Mbps 25 Mbps Fiber-optic
Windstream 46 Mbps 11 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 52601

The largest internet providers serving the 52601 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Danville Mutual Telephone Company bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 52601 ZIP code, covering 66% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 94% of the area. Burlington’s third most-available internet provider, Danville Mutual Telephone Company, offers fiber-optic to around 18% of residents in the 52601 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

66%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 52601 ZIP code, covering 66% 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 $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.66.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 52601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 66% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 340 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

94%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52601 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52601 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, $56.66.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.85.

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 52601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 340 Mbps.

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Danville Mutual Telephone Company fiber-optic internet

Provider

Danville Mutual Telephone Company

Starting price*
$75/mo.
Max download speed

250 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

18%

Fiber-optic from Danville Mutual Telephone Company offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 52601 ZIP code, covering 18% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Danville Mutual Telephone Company is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 52601 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Danville Mutual Telephone Company start at $75/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.66.

Danville Mutual Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Burlington, $0.85.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Danville Mutual Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 250 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 52601 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Burlington's providers, 340 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 52601 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 52601 and the greater Burlington area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Burlington at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Burlington at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 52601 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 52601 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 52601 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.790% of households in 52601. The next fastest internet provider in the 52601 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52601 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Burlington, $56.66.

Danville Mutual Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52601 ZIP code, covering 18% of the city. LISCO also offers fiber internet in 52601 and is available to 16% of households.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.