Best Internet Providers in Ames, IA

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#1 Mediacom

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Coverage Area:
77.37%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:
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(855) 973-4046
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Average call wait time is less than 32 seconds.

Mediacom provides Cable Internet and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Ames, IA
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Ames, IA
  • Mediacom internet pricing starting at $39.99
  • Over 99 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
Set up Mediacom high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 32 seconds.
(855) 973-4046
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Coverage Area:
77.37%
Starting at:
$39.99
User Review:

#1. The Best Internet Provider in Ames, IA is Mediacom.

Mediacom provides Cable Internet and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Ames, IA
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Ames, IA
  • Mediacom internet pricing starting at $39.99
  • Over 99 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
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Average call wait time is less than 32 seconds.

#2 CenturyLink

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Coverage Area:
86.22%
Starting at:
$45.00
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(844) 643-2564
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Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

CenturyLink provides Fiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • Perfect for online shopping, streaming movies at blazing fast speeds
  • Support multiple devices at once
  • Keep your rate for as long as you keep your plan
Set up CenturyLink high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.
(844) 643-2564
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Coverage Area:
86.22%
Starting at:
$45.00
User Review:

CenturyLink provides Fiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • Perfect for online shopping, streaming movies at blazing fast speeds
  • Support multiple devices at once
  • Keep your rate for as long as you keep your plan
Order Online
Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

#3 Windstream

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Coverage Area:
10.28%
Starting at:
$44.99
User Review:
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(844) 394-9875
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Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
Set up Windstream high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.
(844) 394-9875
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Coverage Area:
10.28%
Starting at:
$44.99
User Review:

Windstream provides Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • 24/7 technical support
  • No contracts required
  • Free wireless equipment
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Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.

#4 HughesNet

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Coverage Area:
99.38%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:
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(855) 768-8973
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Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
Set up HughesNet high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.
(855) 768-8973
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Coverage Area:
99.38%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
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Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

#5 Viasat

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Coverage Area:
96.28%
Starting at:
$60.00
User Review:
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(844) 899-9722
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Average call wait time is less than 30 seconds.

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
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Average call wait time is less than 30 seconds.
(844) 899-9722
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Coverage Area:
96.28%
Starting at:
$60.00
User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Ames, IA.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
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Average call wait time is less than 30 seconds.

#6 EarthLink

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Coverage Area:
45.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:
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(855) 811-8122
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Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Ames, IA.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
Set up EarthLink high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.
(855) 811-8122
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Coverage Area:
45.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Ames, IA.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
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Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.

Television Providers in Ames, IA

#1 DIRECTV

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides Television in Ames, IA

  • Best entertainement options for any sports fan over Cable TV, including NFL Sunday Ticket!
  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR
  • Free professional installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$59.99
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#2 Dish Network

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Dish Network

DISH Network is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Dish Network provides Television in Ames, IA

  • DISH is ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power for the second year in a row.
  • 2-Year TV Price Guarantee.
  • Free Google Voice Remote and Smart DVR Included.
  • Record up to 16 shows at once.
  • 80,000 On Demand Titles.
  • FREE Standard Professional Inst
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$59.99
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Compare Ames, IA Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


#1

Best Provider Overall

Mediacom

Best Provider for Gaming

Mediacom

Best Provider for Streaming

Mediacom

Best Provider for Availability

HughesNet


Use the below tables to compare high-speed internet service providers with internet speeds as well as data caps in Ames, Iowa

Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

  • Best Provider for Overall Usage - Mediacom
  • Best Provider for Fast Speeds - Mediacom
  • Best Provider for Gaming - Mediacom
  • Best Provider for Streaming - Mediacom
  • Best Provider for Availability - HughesNet

Fastest Internet Speeds in Ames, Iowa

  • Mediacom - 150 Mbps** Fast Download **
  • CenturyLink - 100 Mbps
  • Windstream - 100 Mbps

Internet Provider Types in Ames, Iowa

  • Fiber - 10.93%
  • Cable Internet - 77.37%
  • DSL - 86.7%
  • Copper - 12.98%
  • Fixed Wireless - 99.01%
  • Satellite - 100%

Widest Coverage Providers in Ames, Iowa

  • HughesNet - 99.38%
  • Viasat - 96.28%
  • CenturyLink - 86.22%

Below is a list of the Fiber Internet options in Ames, Iowa with up to Gigabit connections. Search Fiber-optic internet plans and internet packages.

  1. Springville Cooperative Telephone Association - 1 Gbps - Fiber and DSL
  2. Algona Municipal Utilities - 500 Mbps - Fiber and Cable Internet
  3. CenturyLink - 100 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless, Television and Phone
  4. Radcliffe Telephone Company - 100 Mbps - Fiber
  5. Windstream - 100 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Phone
  6. ICS Advanced Technologies - 100 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  7. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  8. Lehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone Association - 40 Mbps - Fiber
  9. Colo Telephone Company - 25 Mbps - Fiber
  10. Olin Telephone Company - 23 Mbps - Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
  11. Ringsted Telephone Company - 15 Mbps - Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
  12. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  13. Rockwell Cooperative Telephone Association - 5 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  14. Aureon - 2 Mbps - Fiber, DSL and Copper
  15. Level 3 Communications - Fiber, DSL and Copper

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Ames, Iowa, ranked by quality of service and fast speeds.

  1. Mediacom - 150 Mbps - Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  2. HughesNet - 25 Mbps - Satellite and Phone
  3. Viasat - 100 Mbps - Satellite and Phone
  4. CenturyLink - 100 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless, Television and Phone
  5. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  6. Windstream - 100 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Phone

Compare Internet Providers in Ames, Iowa by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone99.38%
2.Rise Broadband logoRise BroadbandView Plans15 Mbps3 MbpsFixed Wireless98.87%
3.Viasat logoViasatView Plans100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone96.28%
4.CenturyLink logoCenturyLinkView Plans100 Mbps50 MbpsFiber, DSL, Fixed Wireless, Television and Phone86.22%
5.Mediacom logoMediacomView Plans150 Mbps20 MbpsCable Internet, Television and Phone77.37%
6.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and DSL45.00%
7.ICS Advanced Technologies logoICS Advanced TechnologiesView Plans100 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless29.19%
8.Windstream logoWindstreamView Plans100 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Phone10.28%
9.Minerva Valley Telephone Company logoMinerva Valley Telephone CompanyView Plans10 Mbps10 MbpsDSL3.05%
10.Aureon logoAureonView Plans2 Mbps~Fiber, DSL and Copper2.31%
11.Woolstock Mutual Telephone Assoc. logoWoolstock Mutual Telephone Assoc.View Plans8 Mbps3 MbpsDSL and Fixed Wireless2.14%
12.Ringsted Telephone Company logoRingsted Telephone CompanyView Plans15 Mbps15 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless1.82%
13.Rockwell Cooperative Telephone Association logoRockwell Cooperative Telephone AssociationView Plans5 Mbps2 MbpsFiber and DSL1.82%
14.Radcliffe Telephone Company logoRadcliffe Telephone CompanyView Plans100 Mbps50 MbpsFiber1.04%
15.GoldField Access Network logoGoldField Access NetworkView Plans12 Mbps12 MbpsDSL0.16%
16.Springville Cooperative Telephone Association logoSpringville Cooperative Telephone AssociationView Plans1 Gbps1 GbpsFiber and DSL0.07%
17.Colo Telephone Company logoColo Telephone CompanyView Plans25 Mbps25 MbpsFiber0.06%
18.Olin Telephone Company logoOlin Telephone CompanyView Plans23 Mbps1 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless0.06%
19.Algona Municipal Utilities logoAlgona Municipal UtilitiesView Plans500 Mbps500 MbpsFiber and Cable Internet0.05%
20.Lehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone Association logoLehigh Valley Cooperative Telephone AssociationView Plans40 Mbps5 MbpsFiber0.03%
21.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
22.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
23.Louisa Communications logoLouisa CommunicationsView Plans12 Mbps2 MbpsDSL and Fixed Wireless~


Ames, IA - Internet Connection and Coverage Map

Ames, IA has a total of 29 internet providers including  15 Fiber providers, 4 Cable Internet providers, 15 DSL providers, 5 Copper providers, 8 Fixed Wireless providers and 2 Satellite providers.Ames has an average download speed of 32 Mbps and a maximum download speed of 150 Mbps.

Free wireless internet access points in Ames, IA

Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave
Ames, IA 50010
(515) 239-5656