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Best Internet Providers in Ames, IA

What are the best Internet providers in Ames?

Mediacom is the best Ames Internet service provider with 98% coverage.
  1. Mediacom - 98% Cable Availability in Ames
  2. Rise Broadband - 98% Fixed Wireless Availability in Ames
  3. CenturyLink - 89.5% DSL Availability in Ames
  4. Breeze Internet - 39.5% Fixed Wireless Availability in Ames
  5. ICS Advanced Technologies - 18% DSL Availability in Ames
  6. ICS Advanced Technologies - 13.5% Fixed Wireless Availability in Ames
  7. CenturyLink - 8.5% Fiber Availability in Ames
  8. Windstream - 2.5% DSL Availability in Ames
  9. Minerva Valley Telephone Company - 2% DSL Availability in Ames
  10. Central Iowa Broadband - 1.5% Fiber Availability in Ames
  11. ICS Advanced Technologies - 1% Fiber Availability in Ames
  12. Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association - 1% DSL Availability in Ames
  13. Algona Municipal Utilities - 0.5% Cable Availability in Ames

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Best Ames Internet Providers

Mediacom Internet
Cable
Starting from $39.99/mo.
Up to 1 Gbps
  • 60 Mbps - $39.99/mo for 12 months
Cheap Internet Providers in Ames, IA | Gigabit in Ames

Internet in Ames Quick Look

  • Ames, Iowa has 15 Internet service providers 23 Internet plans.
  • The fastest Internet speed available in Ames is 1000 Mbps.
  • The cheapest internet available in Ames is $9.95 per month. Mediacom Communications is the Internet service provider offering 10Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $9.95 per month.

What are the best Internet providers in Ames for 2021

Below is the list of top Internet providers in Ames for 2020 - 2021.

  • Mediacom (Best Internet for smaller cities and towns)

Best Home Internet Providers in Ames, IA

Below is the list of best Ames Internet providers. Compare and choose the most suitable package for you and your family. And get special discounts for ordering online!

#1 Mediacom Communications

Mediacom Communications provides Cable internet service in Ames.
$39.99/mo for 12 months
60 Mbps
$49.99/mo. for 12 months
100 Mbps
$59.99/mo. for 12 months
200 Mbps
$69.99/mo. for 12 months
500 Mbps
$79.99/mo. for 12 months
1 Gbps

#2 Windstream

Windstream provides DSL internet service in Ames.
$39.99/mo. for 12 months
15 Mbps
$39.99/mo. for 12 months
25 Mbps
$39.99/mo. for 12 months
50 Mbps
$39.99/mo. for 12 months
100 Mbps
$59.99/mo. for 12 months
1 Gbps

#3 HughesNet

HughesNet provides Satellite internet service in Ames.
$39.99/mo. for 12 months
25 Mbps
$49.99/mo. for 12 months
25 Mbps
$79.99/mo. for 12 months
25 Mbps
$129.99/mo. for 12 months
25 Mbps

#4 Viasat

Viasat provides Satellite internet service in Ames.
$50/month for 3 months
12 Mbps
$70/month for 3 months
25 Mbps
$100/month for 3 months
50 Mbps
$150/month for 3 months
100 Mbps

#5 MidIowa Net

MidIowa Net provides DSL internet service in Ames.
$37.50/month
1.5 Mbps
$42.50/month
3 Mbps
$45/month
6 Mbps
$50/month
12 Mbps

Summary of Internet Providers in Ames, IA

Compare download speed, upload speed and coverage for the 15 best Ames internet providers including Mediacom, and CenturyLink.

Provider Service Type Max Download Speeds up to Max Upload Speeds up to Ames Coverage
Mediacom Cable Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 50 Mbps 98%
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless Up to 15 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps 98%
CenturyLink DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 10 Mbps 89.5%
Breeze Internet Fixed Wireless Up to 15 Mbps Up to 1 Mbps 39.5%
ICS Advanced Technologies DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps 18%
ICS Advanced Technologies Fixed Wireless Up to 3 Mbps Up to 1 Mbps 13.5%
CenturyLink Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 8.5%
Windstream DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 8 Mbps 2.5%
Minerva Valley Telephone Company DSL Up to 10 Mbps Up to 10 Mbps 2%
Central Iowa Broadband Fiber Up to 25 Mbps Up to 25 Mbps 1.5%
ICS Advanced Technologies Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 1%
Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association DSL Up to 8 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps 1%
Algona Municipal Utilities Cable Up to 50 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps 0.5%
Viasat Satellite Up to 100 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps 100%
HughesNet Satellite Up to 25 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps 100%

Frequently Asked Questions

Who has best Internet service in Ames area?

Both Mediacom and CenturyLink are the best Internet Service Provider in Ames. The best option for you will depend on your budget and needs. Mediacom offers speeds up to 1000 Mbps and is the best option for speed where it's available. CenturyLink is also good choice if you're looking for the fastest Internet service.

What is the fastest internet in Ames?

CenturyLink is the fastest Fiber Internet Service Provider in Ames. CenturyLink delivers fast, reliable internet service in Ames, Iowa. CenturyLink offers speeds up to 1000 Mbps and is the best option for speed where it's available.Use a tool like Speedtest by Ookla to test your Internet connection bandwidth.

Who offers the cheapest internet service in Ames, IA?

The cheapest Internet service in Ames is $9.95 per month. Mediacom Communications offers 10Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $9.95 per month.

What Internet speed can I get in Ames area?

  1. Internet download speed in Ames ranges from 3 Mbps to 1000 Mbps. ICS Advanced Technologies Fixed Wireless Internet service offers up to 3 Mbps download speed and it is available to 13.5% of residents in Ames, Iowa. CenturyLink Fiber Internet service offers up to Mbps download speed and it is available to 8.5% of residents in Ames, Iowa.
  2. Internet upload speed in Ames ranges from 1 Mbps to 1000 Mbps. ICS Advanced Technologies Fixed Wireless Internet service offers up to 1 Mbps upload speed and it is available to 13.5% of residents in Ames, Iowa. CenturyLink Fiber Internet service offers up to 1000 Mbps download speed and it is available to 8.5% of residents in Ames, Iowa.

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