Middle of the Road
Getting internet in Waterloo, IA is a mixed bag. With a score of 45 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.
Waterloo, IA is located within black Hawk county.
Exede offers internet via Satellite.
HughesNet offers internet via Satellite.
Mediacom Communications Corp. offers internet via Cable.
Farmers Mutual Telephone Cooperative offers internet via Cable.
49,731 of the residents of Waterloo have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).
Waterloo is ranked #8 for the most connected city in Iowa, based on percentage population connectivity.
Waterloo is ranked #178 for the most connected city in the United States, based on percentage population connectivity.
About 72.70% of Waterloo is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 18,675 people with NO Internet access in Waterloo, IA.
The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Waterloo, IA is 8 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 17 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 3 Mbps in Waterloo.
The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Waterloo, IA is 1 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 2 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Waterloo is 1 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.
There are 2 power local stations available in Waterloo.
Waterloo is in the Cedar Rapids-Wtrlo-IWC&Dub Demographic Market Area (DMA), which is the 90 largest media market in the U.S.
Waterloo is also in the smaller Cedar Rapids-Wtrlo-IWC&Dub DMA, which is the 90 largest media market in the U.S.
46% of the TV viewers in the Waterloo area use cable for some of their viewing. 38% of the TV viewers in the Waterloo are Satellite TV subscribers. An estimated 11,064 people (or about 16% of the population of Waterloo) receive their TV programming Over-The-Air (using an antenna) or receive no TV programming.
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