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Internet providers in 52001

Find internet providers serving the 52001 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52001 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL65%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic0.740%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
Alpha Enterprises - -DSL52%
Lehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone Association $43.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.960%
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52001 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 52001 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 52001 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 21% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in the 52001 ZIP code.

There are 13 internet providers serving the 52001 area, and 98.89% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 13 internet providers in 52001, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dubuque

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 35 Mbps 40 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 127 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 52001

The largest internet providers serving the 52001 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 52001 ZIP code, covering 65% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Dubuque’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 52001 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

65%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 52001 ZIP code, covering 65% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Dubuque, $43.20.

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 Dubuque, $1.03.

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 52001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 65% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dubuque's providers, 265 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

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 52001 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52001 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 Dubuque, $43.20.

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 Dubuque, $1.03.

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 52001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dubuque's providers, 265 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 52001 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 52001 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 Dubuque, $43.20.

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 Dubuque, $1.03.

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 52001 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Dubuque's providers, 265 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 52001 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 52001 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 52001. The next fastest internet provider in the 52001 ZIP code is BendBroadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52001 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dubuque, $43.20.

Lehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone Association is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52001 ZIP code, covering 4.960% of the city. Bernard Communications also offers fiber internet in 52001 and is available to 2.810% of households.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.