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Internet providers in 52136

Find internet providers serving the 52136 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52136 internet providers

Provider
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL91%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsCable5.680%
Windstream $75.00 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.450%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable72%
Harmony Telephone Company $44.95 3 - 12 MbpsDSL3.010%
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52136 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 52136 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 52136 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 78% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.340% of those living in the 52136 ZIP code.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 52136 area, and 76.61% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 52136, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Cresco

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 102 Mbps 43 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 98 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
LTD Broadband 11 Mbps 3 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 52136

The largest internet providers serving the 52136 ZIP code are Windstream, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to nearly all in the 52136 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 72% of the area. Cresco’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 52136 ZIP code.

Windstream DSL internet

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

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52136 ZIP code, covering 91% 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 $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Cresco, $49.12.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.10 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cresco, $0.56.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 52136 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cresco's providers, 173 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

72%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to most households in the 52136 ZIP code, covering 72% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52136 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 Cresco, $49.12.

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 Cresco, $0.56.

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 52136 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Cresco's providers, 173 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 52136 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 52136 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Cresco, $49.12.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Cresco, $0.56.

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 52136 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Cresco's providers, 173 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 52136 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 52136 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in 52136. The next fastest internet provider in the 52136 ZIP code is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 5.680% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52136 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Cresco, $49.12.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52136 ZIP code, covering 3.450% of the city.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

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.