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Internet providers in Clinton, IA

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Clinton, IA internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL92%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 50 MbpsDSL4.212%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
Miles Cooperative Telephone Association $14.95 -Fiber-optic10%
Miles Cooperative Telephone Association $14.95 -DSL0.508%
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Clinton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Clinton 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 Clinton area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Clinton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 10% of those living in Clinton.

There are eight internet providers serving the Clinton area, and 95.35% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Clinton's eight internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Clinton

The largest internet providers in Clinton are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Miles Cooperative Telephone Association bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Clinton.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Clinton residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Clinton’s third most-available internet provider, Miles Cooperative Telephone Association, offers fiber-optic to around 10% of Clinton residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Clinton covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Clinton 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $36.65.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Clinton, $1.41.

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 Clinton. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 240 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

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in Clinton covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $36.65.

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 Clinton, $1.41.

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 Clinton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 240 Mbps.

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Miles Cooperative Telephone Association fiber-optic internet

Provider

Miles Cooperative Telephone Association

Starting price*
$14.95/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

10%

Fiber-optic from Miles Cooperative Telephone Association offers broadband to a limited number of households in Clinton covering 10% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Miles Cooperative Telephone Association is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Clinton than other internet types.

Internet prices for Miles Cooperative Telephone Association start at $14.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $36.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Miles Cooperative Telephone Association offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Clinton. These download speeds are available to 10% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Clinton's providers, 240 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Clinton, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Clinton, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Clinton and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clinton at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Clinton at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Clinton residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Clinton with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Clinton. The next fastest internet provider in Clinton is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 92% of the area.

Miles Cooperative Telephone Association offers the cheapest internet in Clinton with plans starting at $14.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Clinton, $36.65.

Miles Cooperative Telephone Association is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Clinton, covering 10% of the city. Grand Mound Cooperative Telephone Association also offers fiber internet in Clinton and is available to 0.205% of households.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.