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Internet providers in 52544

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52544 internet providers

Provider
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsDSL92%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.280%
Windstream $37.00 15 - 50 MbpsCable9.980%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable86%
NaTel $45.00 4 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic41%
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52544 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 52544 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 52544 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 92% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 86% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 41% of those living in the 52544 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 52544 area, and 84.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 52544, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Centerville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rise Broadband 32 Mbps 9 Mbps Wireless
Windstream 52 Mbps 18 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 154 Mbps 27 Mbps Cable
Viasat 16 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 52544

The largest internet providers serving the 52544 ZIP code are Windstream, Mediacom, and NaTel bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to nearly all in the 52544 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 86% of the area. Centerville’s third most-available internet provider, NaTel, offers fiber-optic to around 41% of residents in the 52544 ZIP code.

Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$37/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52544 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $37/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Centerville, $42.83.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.47 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Centerville, $1.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 52544 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Centerville's providers, 236 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

86%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52544 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52544 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 Centerville, $42.83.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Centerville, $1.22.

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 52544 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Centerville's providers, 236 Mbps.

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NaTel fiber-optic internet

Provider

NaTel

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

41%

Fiber-optic from NaTel offers broadband to about half of households in the 52544 ZIP code, covering 41% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from NaTel is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 52544 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for NaTel start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Centerville, $42.83.

NaTel customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 4 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $11.25 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Centerville, $1.22.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, NaTel offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in 52544 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 41% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Centerville's providers, 236 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 52544 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 52544 and the greater Centerville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Centerville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Centerville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 52544 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Centerville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Centerville DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 52544 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 52544 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in 52544. The next fastest internet provider in the 52544 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52544 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Centerville, $42.83.

NaTel is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52544 ZIP code, covering 41% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 52544 and is available to 0.280% of households.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.