Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa Broadband Internet Service

Broadband is defined as internet service with a minimum download speed of 25 Mbps. There are 6 choices for service in Maharishi Vedic City, IA that meet this minimum speed threshold. Of course, many households will find this minimum speed is not sufficient for their needs, especially if they often have multiple downloads occurring simultaneously.
We aim to help you find the best choice when shopping for high speed internet service in Maharishi Vedic City by using our ranking algorithm that takes into consideration the upload speed, download speed, coverage area and overall value. A summary of our results is as follows:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1EastlightFiber, wireless100 Mbps100 Mbps100.0%
2Local Internet ServiceFiber100 Mbps100 Mbps70.2%
3WindstreamDSL200 Mbps200 Mbps57.7%
4MediacomCable100 Mbps10 Mbps63.2%
5ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
6HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%

Maharishi Vedic City IA Internet Access Options

Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.


Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Maharishi Vedic City are compared to Jefferson County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Iowa overall?
Average download speeds in Maharishi Vedic City of 32.3 Mbps are faster than the Jefferson County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Iowa.


Maharishi Vedic City Internet Access Facts

  • The average download speed in Maharishi Vedic City is 11.8% faster than the average in Iowa and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average upload speed in Maharishi Vedic City is 7.19 Mbps. This is 17.3% faster than the Jefferson County average and 38% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 60.8% of the Maharishi Vedic City population

  • DSL internet is available to 100.0% of Maharishi Vedic City residents

  • The average download speed in Maharishi Vedic City is 58.5% faster than the Jefferson County average and 0.3% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 57.3% of Jefferson County residents


Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Maharishi Vedic City residents who have access to each of these technology types.

Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Eastlight as the top provider for Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa.

Who has the fastest internet service in Maharishi Vedic City?

Windstream with a download speed of 200 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Maharishi Vedic City.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa?

The following zip codes were used: 52556

What is fiber internet service?

Fiber internet service transmits data by sending pulses of light over thin glass fiber optic cable. In most cases fiber internet service download speeds will be faster than cable or DSL, however, fiber service is limited with less than half of Americans living in an area with fiber coverage.

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Maharishi Vedic City internet service.

Speed Devices Typical Usage
25+ Mbps1-2 devicesWeb browsing
Music streaming
HD video streaming
100+ Mbps3-5 devicesVideo conferencing
4K video streaming
Online gaming
1000+ Mbps6+ devicesMultiple video or 4K streams
Zero latency gaming

How do the internet speeds in Maharishi Vedic City compare to other cities in Iowa?

Click through to see how the Maharishi Vedic City broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Boone, Denison, Ely, Humboldt, Ida Grove, Moville, Tabor

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there are fiber internet providers in Maharishi Vedic City - Eastlight and Local Internet Service.

What is DSL internet service?

DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.

Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Maharishi Vedic City, Iowa?

Eastlight provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Maharishi Vedic City.

Maharishi Vedic City Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


  • 170+ channels
  • TiVo integrated search
  • 3 video package tiers
  • Watch live TV or recordings from your mobile device with the Xtream TV app
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  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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