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Internet providers in 52233

Find internet providers serving the 52233 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52233 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL83%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
ImOn Communications - -Fiber-optic27%
Palo Cooperative Telephone Association $74.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
Martelle Communications $62.95 -Cable12%
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52233 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 52233 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 52233 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 40% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.450% of those living in the 52233 ZIP code.

There are 12 internet providers serving the 52233 area, and 99.25% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 12 internet providers in 52233, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hiawatha

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
CenturyLink 22 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 168 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 52233

The largest internet providers serving the 52233 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Martelle Communications bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to most in the 52233 ZIP code, covering 83% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 100% of the area. Hiawatha’s third most-available internet provider, Martelle Communications, offers cable to around 12% of residents in the 52233 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52233 ZIP code, covering 83% 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 Hiawatha, $53.37.

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 Hiawatha, $0.95.

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 52233 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hiawatha's providers, 133 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

100%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 52233 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52233 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 Hiawatha, $53.37.

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 Hiawatha, $0.95.

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 52233 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hiawatha's providers, 133 Mbps.

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Martelle Communications cable internet

Provider

Martelle Communications

Starting price*
$62.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Cable from Martelle Communications offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 52233 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

Martelle Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52233 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Martelle Communications start at $62.95/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Hiawatha, $53.37.

Martelle Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.20 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hiawatha, $0.95.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Martelle Communications offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 52233 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Hiawatha's providers, 133 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 52233 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 52233 and the greater Hiawatha area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hiawatha at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hiawatha at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 52233 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Hiawatha may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Hiawatha cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 52233 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 52233 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 52233. The next fastest internet provider in the 52233 ZIP code is Palo Cooperative Telephone Association, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 12% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52233 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hiawatha, $53.37.

ImOn Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52233 ZIP code, covering 27% of the city. Palo Cooperative Telephone Association also offers fiber internet in 52233 and is available to 12% of households.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.