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Internet providers in Glenwood, IA

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Glenwood, IA internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL100%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) $9.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL2.191%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) $9.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.191%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Glenwood internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Glenwood 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 Glenwood area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Glenwood residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 43% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.300% of those living in Glenwood.

There are eight internet providers serving the Glenwood area, and 98.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Glenwood's eight internet providers, prices start at $9.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Glenwood

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 166 Mbps 79 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 127 Mbps 18 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Glenwood

The largest internet providers in Glenwood are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Glenwood.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Glenwood residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 98% of the area. Glenwood’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Glenwood residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to all households in Glenwood covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Glenwood 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Glenwood, $50.65.

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 Glenwood, $0.50.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Glenwood. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 365 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

98%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Glenwood covering 98% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Glenwood 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 Glenwood, $50.65.

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 Glenwood, $0.50.

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 Glenwood. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 365 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 Glenwood covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Glenwood 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 Glenwood, $50.65.

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 Glenwood, $0.50.

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 Glenwood. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 365 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Glenwood with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Glenwood. The next fastest internet provider in Glenwood is Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton), offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 2.191% of the area.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) offers the cheapest internet in Glenwood with plans starting at $9.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Glenwood, $50.65.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Glenwood, covering 2.191% of the city.

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.

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.

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.