High Speed Internet Providers in
Franklin County, Iowa

33
Providers
9
Deals
1.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa

We've found 33 internet providers in your area including 9 internet provider deals. The fastest download speed available in your area for residential plans is 1.0 Gbps! Residential, business and mobile internet providers for Franklin County, Iowa are shown below.

Want more accurate results?
Find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form. You can also search for the best internet providers in your area, including by zip code, city and town using our internet provider map.

Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 60 Mbps
60 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet plans in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 60 Mbps and maximum uploads of 5 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 90 Mbps
Wireless up to 25 Mbps
90 Mbps! Earthlink provides internet in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 90 Mbps down and 90 Mbps up and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless technology with max speeds of 25 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
DSL up to 100 Mbps
100 Mbps! Fidium Fiber provides internet plans in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 100 Mbps and maximum uploads of 10 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 90 Mbps
Wireless up to 25 Mbps
90 Mbps! Frontier provides internet in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 90 Mbps down and 90 Mbps up and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless technology with max speeds of 25 Mbps down and 3 Mbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
Satellite up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! HughesNet provides internet plans in Franklin County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Cable up to 1.0 Gbps
1.0 Gbps! Mediacom provides internet plans in Franklin County using Cable Modem technology with maximum download speeds of 1.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 50 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Wireless up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! Rise Broadband provides internet plans in Franklin County using Terrestrial Fixed Wireless technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 5 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 30 Mbps
30 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in Franklin County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 30 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 200 Mbps
200 Mbps! Windstream provides internet plans in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 200 Mbps and maximum uploads of 52 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Wireless
100 Mbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Wireless
25 Mbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Wireless
100 Mbps to 500 Mbps
Satellite
50 Mbps
Wireless
100 Mbps
Wireless
25 Mbps
Wireless and Fiber
100 Mbps to 1.0 Gbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 115 Mbps
115 Mbps! Frontier provides internet plans in Franklin County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 115 Mbps and maximum uploads of 115 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 35 Mbps
35 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in Franklin County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 35 Mbps and maximum uploads of 4 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Business Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Business Wireless
50 Mbps
Business Wireless
250 Mbps
Business Fiber
10.0 Gbps
Business Wireless
100 Mbps
Business Wireless
less than 10 Mbps
UPN
Business Fiber
1.0 Gbps

Yes! Mobile Wireless Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
4G Wireless up to 30 Mbps*

Other Mobile Wireless Providers in Franklin County, Iowa (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
4G Wireless
30 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
4G Wireless
30 Mbps*
4G Wireless
30 Mbps*
* Denotes typical wireless speeds. While theoretical wireless internet download speeds are much higher, user-experienced internet speed can vary greatly depending on user location and network congestion.

Types of Internet Available in Franklin County, Iowa

Wireless, DSL, Fiber, Satellite and Cable Internet service is available to residential customers in Franklin County, Iowa. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, wireless, dsl, fiber and satellite business internet plans are also available to customers with specific service requirements. Mobile wireless data plans are also available in this area.

Cable Internet Coverage in Franklin County, Iowa

Cable Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by Mediacom. Cable internet coverage is about 45% throughout the county. This includes areas where speeds of at least 250 Mbps are offered.

DSL Internet Coverage in Franklin County, Iowa

DSL Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber, Frontier and Windstream. DSL internet coverage is about 58% throughout the county. Coverages drops to 6% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 50 Mbps are offered.

Fiber Internet Coverage in Franklin County, Iowa

Fiber Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by Dumont Telephone Company, Metronet, Rockwell Cooperative Telephone and WMTel. Fiber internet coverage is about 48% throughout the county. This includes areas where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Franklin County, Iowa

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in Franklin County, Iowa is 1.0 Gbps available from Metronet. The fastest internet providers in the area include Metronet at 1.0 Gbps, Dumont Telephone Company at 1.0 Gbps and Mediacom at 1.0 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in Franklin County, Iowa is 10.0 Gbps available from Metronet.

Featured Internet Service Providers in IOWA

Provider
Technology
Fiber to the End User, Terrestrial Fixed Wireless and Asymmetric xDSL
Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
All Other, Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet

FAQs of Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in Franklin County, Iowa is 1.0 Gbps offered by Metronet. Any speed of 1.0 Gbps or greater should be more than sufficient for most any household and will allow multiple devices to browse the internet, stream videos up to 4K resolution or game online.

If the fastest available internet plan is cost prohibitive, there are other plans available with speeds of 100+ Mbps that should service households with modest needs. This will allow a few devices to connect to the internet at once and at least one device to stream HD media content or play games online.

What are the Best Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the county are Metronet (Max 1.0 Gbps and 40% coverage), Dumont Telephone Company (Max 1.0 Gbps and 6% coverage), Mediacom (Max 1.0 Gbps and 44% coverage), WMTel (Max 1.0 Gbps and 6% coverage) and Rockwell Cooperative Telephone (Max 900 Mbps and 10% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in Franklin County, Iowa?

The fastest internet providers in Franklin County, Iowa offering residential service plans are Metronet at 1.0 Gbps, Dumont Telephone Company at 1.0 Gbps, Mediacom at 1.0 Gbps, WMTel at 1.0 Gbps and Rockwell Cooperative Telephone at 900 Mbps.

Which Internet Provider Has the Best Internet Options for Businesses in Franklin County, Iowa?

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in Franklin County, Iowa. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in Franklin County, Iowa are from Metronet (Max 10.0 Gbps), UPN (Max 1.0 Gbps), Gig Fire (Max 250 Mbps), Earthlink (Max 115 Mbps) and Frontier (Max 115 Mbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in Franklin County, Iowa?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in Franklin County, Iowa. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by Dumont Telephone Company, Metronet, Rockwell Cooperative Telephone and WMTel. Fiber internet coverage is about 48% throughout the county.

Cable and DSL internet services are available in most areas and speeds offered can be very high if the internet provider has upgraded their regional or neighborhood-level infrastructure to fiber. Cable Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by Mediacom. Cable internet coverage is about 45% throughout the county. DSL Internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber, Frontier and Windstream. DSL internet coverage is about 58% throughout the county.

If wired internet connections are not available at a specific address, wireless and satellite plans can be a good alternative. Fixed wireless internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by BTWI, Earthlink, Frontier, Iowa Connect, Nextlink, Rise Broadband, T-Mobile US, UScellular and WMTel. Satellite internet plans in Franklin County, Iowa are offered by HughesNet, Starlink and Viasat.

You can find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form.

What are the Best Mobile Internet Options in Franklin County, Iowa?

4G and 5G mobile wireless service is available in Franklin County, Iowa from AT&T, Boost Mobile, T-Mobile, UScellular and Verizon. Satellite internet plans may also allow for mobile internet service, at an additional cost in both equipment and monthly subscription rates depending on the satellite provider.

Should I Buy My Own Router for Internet Set Up in Franklin County, Iowa?

Most Internet Service providers are now using an all-in-one unit that acts as a modem, router and wireless hotspot providing internet service throughout the home. Some providers will supply this equipment at no additional mnonthly cost, while others will charge a monthly rental fee or offer the unit for purchase outright. Generally speaking it is not advisable to buy the equipment since it can quickly become outdated and may not work with other internet providers. The exception to this are satellite service providers who generally require customers to purchase the equipment. When comparing internet service providers in Franklin County, Iowa be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.