Internet providers in Knoxville, IA

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Knoxville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Knoxville 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 Knoxville area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Knoxville residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.010% of those living in Knoxville.

There are six internet providers serving the Knoxville area, and 98.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Knoxville's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Knoxville

The largest internet providers in Knoxville are Windstream, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Knoxville.

DSL internet from Windstream is available to nearly all Knoxville residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Knoxville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Knoxville residents.

Windstream DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from Windstream offers broadband to all households in Knoxville covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from Windstream uses telephone lines in Knoxville 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 $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Knoxville, $39.99.

Windstream customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Knoxville, $1.54.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Windstream offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in Knoxville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Knoxville's providers, 322 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

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in Knoxville covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Knoxville 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 Knoxville, $39.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.33 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Knoxville, $1.54.

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 Knoxville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Knoxville's providers, 322 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 Knoxville covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Knoxville 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 Knoxville, $39.99.

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 higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Knoxville, $1.54.

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 Knoxville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Knoxville's providers, 322 Mbps.

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Knoxville, IA internet providers

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Provider
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 100 Mbps DSL 99%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 100 Mbps Fiber-optic 2.382%
Windstream $29.99/mo. 10 - 50 Mbps Cable 7.655%
Mediacom $19.99/mo. 60 - 1,000 Mbps Cable 99%
Local Internet Service Company - - DSL 37%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Knoxville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Knoxville. The next fastest internet provider in Knoxville is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Knoxville with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Knoxville, $39.99.

Windstream is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Knoxville, covering 2.382% of the city.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.