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Internet providers in 51534

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51534 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL78%
Windstream $19.99 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL1.120%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable81%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) $9.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsDSL2.280%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) $9.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.280%
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51534 internet service at a glance

At 90%, broadband coverage in the 51534 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 51534 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 70% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 54% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 42% of those living in the 51534 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 51534 area, and 79.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 51534, prices start at $9.95 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 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 51534

The largest internet providers serving the 51534 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 51534 ZIP code, covering 78% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 81% of the area. Glenwood’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 51534 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 51534 ZIP code, covering 78% 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 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, $0.45.

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 51534 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 321 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

81%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 51534 ZIP code, covering 81% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 51534 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, $0.45.

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 51534 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 81% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 321 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 51534 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 51534 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 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, $0.45.

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 51534 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Glenwood's providers, 321 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 51534 frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in the 51534 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.120% of households in 51534. The next fastest internet provider in the 51534 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 81% of the area.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Stanton) offers the cheapest internet in the 51534 ZIP with service 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 serving the 51534 ZIP code, covering 2.280% of the city.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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.