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Internet providers in 52349

Find internet providers serving the 52349 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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52349 internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL87%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable85%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative $74.95 50 - 300 MbpsCable75%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative $74.95 50 - 300 MbpsDSL75%
Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative $74.95 50 - 300 MbpsFiber-optic75%
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52349 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 52349 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 52349 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 92% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 89% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 84% of those living in the 52349 ZIP code.

There are 11 internet providers serving the 52349 area, and 89.20% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among 11 internet providers in 52349, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Vinton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 129 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 21 Mbps 4 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 52349

The largest internet providers serving the 52349 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Mediacom, and Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 52349 ZIP code, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 85% of the area. Vinton’s third most-available internet provider, Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative, offers cable to around 75% of residents in the 52349 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52349 ZIP code, covering 87% 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Vinton, $47.75.

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 Vinton, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 52349 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vinton's providers, 142 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

85%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 52349 ZIP code, covering 85% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52349 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 Vinton, $47.75.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Vinton, $0.92.

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 52349 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vinton's providers, 142 Mbps.

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Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative cable internet

Provider

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative

Starting price*
$74.95/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.5 Mbps

Average availability

75%

Cable from Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative offers broadband to most households in the 52349 ZIP code, covering 75% of the area.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 52349 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative start at $74.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Vinton, $47.75.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Vinton, $0.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.5 Mbps in 52349 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 75% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Vinton's providers, 142 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 52349 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 52349 and the greater Vinton area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Vinton at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Vinton at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 52349 ZIP, 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 Vinton 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 Vinton DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 52349 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 52349 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 85% of households in 52349. The next fastest internet provider in the 52349 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 87% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 52349 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Vinton, $47.75.

Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 52349 ZIP code, covering 75% of the city. Van Horne Cooperative Telephone Company also offers fiber internet in 52349 and is available to 13% of households.

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Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.