Internet providers in Jefferson, IA

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Jefferson internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Jefferson 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 Jefferson area will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of Jefferson residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 1.670% of the area. No cable providers are currently available in Jefferson, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Jefferson area, and 2.41% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Jefferson's four internet providers, prices start at $50 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Jefferson

The largest internet providers in Jefferson are HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. bringing satellite options to Jefferson.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Jefferson residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from ViaSat, Inc., which covers 100% of the area.

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 Jefferson covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Jefferson 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Jefferson, $55.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jefferson, $7.86.

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 Jefferson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Jefferson's providers, 19 Mbps.

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ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from ViaSat, Inc. offers broadband to all households in Jefferson covering 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Jefferson 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 ViaSat, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Jefferson, $55.00.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Jefferson, $7.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Jefferson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Jefferson's providers, 19 Mbps.

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Jefferson, IA internet providers

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Provider
Jefferson Telephone Company - -Fiber-optic100%
Jefferson Telephone Company - -DSL0.278%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Breeze Broadband Communications, Inc. - -Wireless100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Jefferson Telephone Company is the fastest internet provider in Jefferson with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Jefferson. The next fastest internet provider in Jefferson is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

ViaSat, Inc. offers the cheapest internet in Jefferson with plans starting at $50/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Jefferson, $55.00.

Jefferson Telephone Company is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Jefferson, covering 100% of the city.

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.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.