Internet providers in 50158

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Provider
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL90%
Windstream $19.99 10 - 100 MbpsDSL5.806%
Windstream $75 10 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic0.879%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable96%
Heart of Iowa Communications Cooperative - -Fiber-optic28%
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50158 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 50158 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 50158 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% 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 28% of those living in the 50158 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 50158 area, and 93.79% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 50158, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 50158

The largest internet providers serving the 50158 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 50158 ZIP code, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 96% of the area. Marshalltown’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 50158 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50158 ZIP code, covering 90% 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 Marshalltown, $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 Marshalltown, $1.86.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 50158 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Marshalltown's providers, 225 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

96%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 50158 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 50158 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 Marshalltown, $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 Marshalltown, $1.86.

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 50158 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Marshalltown's providers, 225 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 50158 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 50158 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 Marshalltown, $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 Marshalltown, $1.86.

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 50158 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Marshalltown's providers, 225 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 50158 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 50158 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 50158. The next fastest internet provider in the 50158 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 90% of the area.

Windstream offers the cheapest internet in the 50158 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Marshalltown, $40.82.

Heart of Iowa Communications Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 50158 ZIP code, covering 28% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in 50158 and is available to 0.879% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.