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Internet providers in Pleasant Hill, IA

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Pleasant Hill, IA internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL91%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic12%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL12%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Pleasant Hill internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Pleasant Hill residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 25% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 18% of those living in Pleasant Hill.

There are six internet providers serving the Pleasant Hill area, and 97.95% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Pleasant Hill's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Pleasant Hill

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 101 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 49 Mbps 29 Mbps DSL
Windstream 25 Mbps 3 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Pleasant Hill

The largest internet providers in Pleasant Hill are CenturyLink and Mediacom bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Pleasant Hill.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Pleasant Hill residents, covering 91% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from CenturyLink, which covers 12% of the area. Pleasant Hill’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 99% of Pleasant Hill residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Pleasant Hill covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Pleasant Hill 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pleasant Hill, $46.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasant Hill, $1.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Pleasant Hill. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pleasant Hill's providers, 438 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Pleasant Hill covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Pleasant Hill than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Pleasant Hill, $46.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasant Hill, $1.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Pleasant Hill. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pleasant Hill's providers, 438 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 Pleasant Hill covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill, $46.98.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pleasant Hill, $1.30.

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 Pleasant Hill. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pleasant Hill's providers, 438 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Pleasant Hill, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Pleasant Hill, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Pleasant Hill and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pleasant Hill at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Pleasant Hill at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Pleasant Hill residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Pleasant Hill may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Pleasant Hill cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Pleasant Hill with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 12% of households in Pleasant Hill. The next fastest internet provider in Pleasant Hill is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Pleasant Hill with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pleasant Hill, $46.98.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Pleasant Hill, covering 12% of the city.

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.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.