Internet providers in 50125

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50125 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL86%
Windstream $19.99 15 - 1.5 MbpsDSL12%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable95%
Mahaska Communication Group - 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic41%
Goldfield Access Network - -DSL5.107%
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50125 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 50125 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 50125 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 43% of those living in the 50125 ZIP code.

There are 10 internet providers serving the 50125 area, and 92.01% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 10 internet providers in 50125, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 50125

The largest internet providers serving the 50125 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Windstream, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 50125 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of DSL from Windstream, which covers 12% of the area. Indianola’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 50125 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50125 ZIP code, covering 86% 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 Indianola, $44.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Indianola, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 50125 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Indianola's providers, 321 Mbps.

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Windstream DSL internet

Provider
Windstream
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1.5 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.384 Mbps

Average availability

12%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 50125 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream 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 Windstream start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Indianola, $44.98.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.33 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Indianola, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 1.5 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.384 Mbps in 50125 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Indianola's providers, 321 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

95%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50125 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 50125 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 Indianola, $44.98.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Indianola, $0.82.

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 50125 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Indianola's providers, 321 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 50125 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 50125 and the greater Indianola area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Indianola at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Indianola at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 50125 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 50125 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 50125 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 95% of households in 50125. The next fastest internet provider in the 50125 ZIP code is Mahaska Communication Group , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 41% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 50125 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Indianola, $44.98.

Mahaska Communication Group is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 50125 ZIP code, covering 41% of the city. CML Telephone Cooperative Association also offers fiber internet in 50125 and is available to 2.878% of households.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.