Internet Providers in Ames, IA

How many internet providers provide service in Ames, IA?

As of 2024, there are currently 15 isp providers that offer internet service in Ames, IA.

Which provider offers the best internet service in Ames, IA?

The 8 best internet providers in Ames are: Mediacom, CenturyLink, Windstream, Minerva Valley Telephone Company, Central Iowa Broadband, Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, ICS Advanced Technologies, and Algona Municipal Utilities.

  • Mediacom is the best Cable internet providers in Ames for it's 98% availability.
  • CenturyLink is best for fastest speed in Ames. CenturyLink Fiber internet offers up to 1000 Mbps download speed and it is available to 8.5% homes in Ames.
  • Algona Municipal Utilities is best Cable internet option in Ames.
  • ICS Advanced Technologies is best Fiber internet option in Ames.
  • ICS Advanced Technologies is best DSL internet option in Ames.
  • Windstream is best DSL internet option in Ames.
  • Minerva Valley Telephone Company is best DSL internet option in Ames.
  • Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association is best DSL internet option in Ames.
  • Central Iowa Broadband is best Fiber internet option in Ames.
  • Rise Broadband is best Fixed Wireless internet option in Ames.
  • Breeze Internet is best Fixed Wireless internet option in Ames.
  • ICS Advanced Technologies is best Fixed Wireless internet option in Ames.

Refind your search of 15 best Ames Internet providers and 22 home internet plans. Enter a location to view all plans and pricing from service providers in your area. We'll help you compare the best internet service providers, plans, and prices in your area.

Home Internet Providers in Ames

Mediacom

1. Mediacom in Ames, IA

  • Available to 98% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 50 Mbps


Rise Broadband

2. Rise Broadband in Ames, IA

  • Available to 98% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 15 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 3 Mbps


CenturyLink

3. CenturyLink in Ames, IA

  • Available to 89.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 12 Mbps


Breeze Internet

4. Breeze Internet in Ames, IA

  • Available to 39.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 15 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1 Mbps


ICS Advanced Technologies

5. ICS Advanced Technologies in Ames, IA

  • Available to 18% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 5 Mbps


ICS Advanced Technologies

6. ICS Advanced Technologies in Ames, IA

  • Available to 13.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 3 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1 Mbps


CenturyLink

7. CenturyLink in Ames, IA

  • Available to 8.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1000 Mbps


Windstream

8. Windstream in Ames, IA

  • Available to 2.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 8 Mbps


Minerva Valley Telephone Company

9. Minerva Valley Telephone Company in Ames, IA

  • Available to 2% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 10 Mbps


Central Iowa Broadband

10. Central Iowa Broadband in Ames, IA

  • Available to 1.5% of homes in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 25 Mbps


ICS Advanced Technologies

11. ICS Advanced Technologies in Ames, IA

  • Available to 1% of home in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1000 Mbps


Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association

12. Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association in Ames, IA

  • Available to 1% of home in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 8 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 3 Mbps


Algona Municipal Utilities

13. Algona Municipal Utilities in Ames, IA

  • Available to 0.5% of home in Ames
  • Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 5 Mbps


Business Internet Providers in Ames

Internet companies in Ames, IA

Compare download speed, upload speed and coverage for the 10 best Ames internet companies including Rise Broadband, Mediacom, Breeze Internet, CenturyLink, Windstream, Minerva Valley Telephone Company, Central Iowa Broadband, Woolstock Mutual Telephone Association, ICS Advanced Technologies.

Internet Company Service Type Max Download Speeds up to Max Upload Speeds up to Ames Coverage
CenturyLink Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 8.5%
ICS Advanced Technologies Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 1%
Mediacom Cable Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 50 Mbps 98%
CenturyLink DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 12 Mbps 89.5%
ICS Advanced Technologies DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps 18%
Windstream DSL Up to 100 Mbps Up to 8 Mbps 2.5%
Algona Municipal Utilities Cable Up to 50 Mbps Up to 5 Mbps 0.5%
Central Iowa Broadband Fiber Up to 25 Mbps Up to 25 Mbps 1.5%
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.

What is the cheapest internet in Ames?

The cheapest Internet provider in Ames, IA is $19.99 per month. Mediacom Communications offers 60Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $19.99 per month.

What Internet speed can I get in Ames area?

  1. 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. 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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