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Internet Service in Iowa

27.3% of Iowa residents have no connection to the Internet available to them personally. However, wireless or wired Internet at 10 Mbps download speed is available to 98.9% of the population of Iowa.

High speed Internet technology available in Iowa includes 30% - higher than average - fiber Internet availability. Wireless Internet is available to 99.9% of residents. 89.5% have available DSL. Cable is an option for 79.9% of residents. And when it comes to purchasing service, just over 40% of Iowans actually have more than 3 Internet service providers to choose from.

Surprisingly Iowa has better Internet access than many other states.

Broadband in Iowa

CityProvidersAvg. Landline Speeds (mbps)Avg. WiFi Speeds (mbps)State Availability Rank*Country Availability Rank*Broadband Score
Adel, IA214.12N/AN/A0.87N/AN/A28
Albia, IA8N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A14
Algona, IA103.49N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A16
Altoona, IA166.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A24
Ames, IA256.53N/AN/A1.23117133
Anamosa, IA235.26N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A24
Ankeny, IA186.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A26
Atlantic, IA110.79N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A19
Bettendorf, IA1615.69N/AN/A0.52N/AN/A25
Bondurant, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A26
Boone, IA141.55N/AN/A0.21N/AN/A20
Burlington, IA151.68N/AN/A0.26N/AN/A23
Camanche, IA202.01N/AN/A0.25N/AN/A26
Carlisle, IA161.72N/AN/A0.40N/AN/A21
Carroll, IA122.42N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A20
Cedar Falls, IA197.74N/AN/A0.56N/AN/A27
Cedar Rapids, IA2328.85N/AN/A0.47617629
Centerville, IA80.86N/AN/A0.06N/AN/A14
Chariton, IA10N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A15
Charles City, IA121.89N/AN/A0.14N/AN/A19
Cherokee, IA110.85N/AN/A0.24N/AN/A18
Clarinda, IA10N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A17
Clear Lake, IA113.81N/AN/A0.18N/AN/A20
Clinton, IA202.01N/AN/A0.25N/AN/A26
Clive, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A25
Coralville, IA196.47N/AN/A1.73N/AN/A28
Council Bluffs, IA234.31N/AN/A1.181018028
Cresco, IA110.07N/AN/A0.08N/AN/A18
Creston, IA91.21N/AN/A0.08N/AN/A17
Davenport, IA1715.69N/AN/A0.52517526
De Witt, IA192.01N/AN/A0.25N/AN/A25
Decorah, IA151.21N/AN/A1.57N/AN/A22
Denison, IA101.18N/AN/A0.03N/AN/A18
Des Moines, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56417425
Dubuque, IA122.51N/AN/A0.42717721
Dyersville, IA102.51N/AN/A0.42N/AN/A19
Eldridge, IA1415.69N/AN/A0.52N/AN/A23
Emmetsburg, IA9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A16
Estherville, IA130.47N/AN/A0.03N/AN/A20
Evansdale, IA187.74N/AN/A0.56N/AN/A26
Fairfield, IA129.18N/AN/A1.29N/AN/A19
Forest City, IA87.01N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A13
Fort Dodge, IA182.26N/AN/A0.33N/AN/A25
Fort Madison, IA142.34N/AN/A0.10N/AN/A21
Glenwood, IA1311.15N/AN/A0.15N/AN/A18
Grimes, IA166.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A24
Grinnell, IA91.31N/AN/A0.11N/AN/A14
Hampton, IA90.70N/AN/A0.08N/AN/A15
Harlan, IA104.18N/AN/A0.11N/AN/A15
Hiawatha, IA2328.85N/AN/A0.47N/AN/A29
Humboldt, IA121.00N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A18
Independence, IA140.64N/AN/A0.36N/AN/A17
Indianola, IA171.72N/AN/A0.40N/AN/A23
Iowa City, IA196.47N/AN/A1.73217228
Iowa Falls, IA211.77N/AN/A0.05N/AN/A23
Jefferson, IA17N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A14
Johnston, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A25
Keokuk, IA142.34N/AN/A0.10N/AN/A21
Knoxville, IA144.95N/AN/A0.10N/AN/A19
Le Claire, IA1515.69N/AN/A0.52N/AN/A24
Le Mars, IA102.25N/AN/A1.54N/AN/A17
Manchester, IA110.17N/AN/A0.03N/AN/A15
Maquoketa, IA221.00N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A25
Marion, IA2428.85N/AN/A0.47N/AN/A31
Marshalltown, IA164.45N/AN/A1.59N/AN/A22
Mason City, IA133.81N/AN/A0.18N/AN/A21
Monticello, IA245.26N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A25
Mount Pleasant, IA161.32N/AN/A0.05N/AN/A22
Mount Vernon, IA2328.85N/AN/A0.47N/AN/A30
Muscatine, IA193.64N/AN/A0.58N/AN/A25
Nevada, IA246.53N/AN/A1.23N/AN/A31
Newton, IA185.05N/AN/A0.49N/AN/A20
North Liberty, IA196.47N/AN/A1.73N/AN/A28
Norwalk, IA181.72N/AN/A0.40N/AN/A23
Oelwein, IA202.05N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A25
Orange City, IA111.93N/AN/A0.08N/AN/A17
Osceola, IA101.15N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A17
Oskaloosa, IA181.66N/AN/A0.54N/AN/A25
Ottumwa, IA121.15N/AN/A0.09N/AN/A21
Pella, IA144.95N/AN/A0.10N/AN/A19
Perry, IA211.55N/AN/A0.21N/AN/A28
Red Oak, IA9N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A16
Sergeant Bluff, IA112.13N/AN/A0.41N/AN/A20
Sheldon, IA11N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A9
Shenandoah, IA12N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A19
Sioux Center, IA81.93N/AN/A0.08N/AN/A13
Sioux City, IA162.13N/AN/A0.41917926
Spencer, IA124.47N/AN/A0.10N/AN/A18
Spirit Lake, IA123.40N/AN/A0.12N/AN/A19
Storm Lake, IA121.25N/AN/A0.33N/AN/A23
Urbandale, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56N/AN/A25
Vinton, IA100.61N/AN/A0.07N/AN/A15
Washington, IA123.86N/AN/A0.06N/AN/A20
Waterloo, IA187.74N/AN/A0.56817826
Waukee, IA204.12N/AN/A0.87N/AN/A27
Waukon, IA130.84N/AN/A0.02N/AN/A20
Waverly, IA102.88N/AN/A0.70N/AN/A18
Webster City, IA180.97N/AN/A0.12N/AN/A24
West Des Moines, IA176.73N/AN/A1.56317325
Winterset, IA171.91N/AN/A0.16N/AN/A20
* availability only includes locations with greater than 50,000 residents
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Broadband Service in Iowa

Since 2009, the Connected Nation(Iowa) has been awarded $5,769,942.00 in federal dollars for Iowa's "Connect Iowa" program. Iowa has awarded these monies to 6 organizations and departments within the state.

State lawmakers reached an agreement to expand broadband service in Iowa.

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