Middle of the Road
Getting internet in Polk City, IA is a mixed bag. With a score of 43 you probably are not going to be streaming 4k video, but at least you can stream high definition. A Middle of the Road score places you in an area with average speeds, access, pricing, and feedback.
Polk City, IA is located within Polk county.
Exede offers internet via Satellite.
HughesNet offers internet via Satellite.
Mediacom Communications Corp. offers internet via Cable.
T-Mobile offers internet via Mobile.
ICS Advanced Technologies offers internet via Fiber.
Nexgen Integrated Communications offers internet via Cable.
2,485 of the residents of Polk City have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).
About 72.70% of Polk City is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 933 people with NO Internet access in Polk City, IA.
The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Polk City, IA is 7 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 11 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 3 Mbps in Polk City.
The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Polk City, IA is 2 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 2 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Polk City is 2 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.
There are 2 power local stations available in Polk City.
Polk City is in the Des Moines-Ames Demographic Market Area (DMA), which is the 72 largest media market in the U.S.
Polk City is also in the smaller Des Moines-Ames DMA, which is the 72 largest media market in the U.S.
34% of the TV viewers in the Polk City area use cable for some of their viewing. 48% of the TV viewers in the Polk City are Satellite TV subscribers. An estimated 705 people (or about 19% of the population of Polk City) receive their TV programming Over-The-Air (using an antenna) or receive no TV programming.
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