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Internet providers in 51054

Find internet providers serving the 51054 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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51054 internet providers

Provider
Sparklight $45.00 200 - 1,000 MbpsCable97%
ADVANCED NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS - -Cable88%
ADVANCED NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS - -DSL64%
ADVANCED NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS - -Fiber-optic0.930%
FiberComm - -DSL0.100%
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51054 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 51054 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 51054 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 97% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 65% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sergeant Bluff, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 51054 area, and 97.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 51054, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sergeant Bluff

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Sparklight 108 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
FiberComm 20 Mbps 14 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in 51054

The largest internet providers serving the 51054 ZIP code are Sparklight, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Sparklight is available to nearly all in the 51054 ZIP code, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Sergeant Bluff’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 51054 ZIP code.

Sparklight cable internet

Provider

Sparklight

Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Sparklight offers broadband to nearly all households in the 51054 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Sparklight’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 51054 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Sparklight start at $45/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Sergeant Bluff, $50.00.

Sparklight customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.23 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sergeant Bluff, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Sparklight offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 51054 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sergeant Bluff's providers, 266 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 51054 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 51054 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Sergeant Bluff, $50.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sergeant Bluff, $0.76.

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 51054 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sergeant Bluff's providers, 266 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 51054 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 51054 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 Viasat start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Sergeant Bluff, $50.00.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.42 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sergeant Bluff, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 51054 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sergeant Bluff's providers, 266 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 51054 frequently asked questions

Sparklight is the fastest internet provider in the 51054 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 51054. The next fastest internet provider in the 51054 ZIP code is ADVANCED NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 88% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 51054 ZIP with service starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sergeant Bluff, $50.00.

ADVANCED NETWORK COMMUNICATIONS is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 51054 ZIP code, covering 0.930% of the city.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.