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Internet providers in 50644

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CenturyLink $45 12 - 20 MbpsDSL79%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 25 MbpsDSL1.187%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable74%
Independence Light and Power - -Cable81%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Company-Jesup - -Fiber-optic7.713%
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50644 internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in the 50644 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 50644 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 84% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.100% of those living in the 50644 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 50644 area, and 80.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 50644, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 50644

The largest internet providers serving the 50644 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 50644 ZIP code, covering 79% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 74% of the area. Independence’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 50644 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

79%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 50644 ZIP code, covering 79% 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Independence, $40.82.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Independence, $1.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 50644 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 79% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Independence's providers, 185 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

74%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to most households in the 50644 ZIP code, covering 74% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 50644 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Independence, $40.82.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Independence, $1.94.

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 50644 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 74% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Independence's providers, 185 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 50644 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 50644 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Independence, $40.82.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Independence, $1.94.

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 50644 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Independence's providers, 185 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 50644 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 50644 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 74% of households in 50644. The next fastest internet provider in the 50644 ZIP code is Independence Light and Power, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 81% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 50644 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Independence, $40.82.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Company-Jesup is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 50644 ZIP code, covering 7.713% of the city. Independence Light and Power also offers fiber internet in 50644 and is available to 0.527% of households.

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Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.