The best cable companies in Iowa
There is a large selection of cable TV providers in Iowa and with over 3.1 million residents there are plenty of TV provider deals to appeal to all the households' needs.
Some of the best TV providers in Iowa include Suddenlink, with plans starting at 30.00, offering up to 340 channels with certain packages.
Cable TV providers in Iowa
- Monthly Price
Cox offers TV service with plans starting at $53. To order service call: (888) 474-1329
Cox TV Plans
Contour TV Starter
Contour TV Preferred
Contour TV Preferred Plus
Contour TV Ultimate
Cox TV & Internet Bundles
Internet Essential 50 + Contour TV Preferred
Internet Preferred 150 + Contour TV Preferred
Internet Ultimate 500 + Contour TV Preferred
Internet Gigablast + Contour TV Preferred
Cox Triple Play Bundles
Internet Essential 50 + Contour TV Preferred + Voice
Internet Preferred 150 + Contour TV Preferred + Voice
Internet Ultimate 500 + Contour TV Preferred + Voice
Internet Gigablast + Contour TV Preferred + Voice
2 TB capacity DVR
Customizable channel packages
Limited channel counts
Spotty customer support reputation
Large range of packages
Extensive list of HD channels
Option for a 2 TB HD capacity DVR
Record up to two programs simultaneously
BYO device if it's compatible with a CableCard
- Monthly Price
Sparklight offers TV service with plans starting at $84. To order service call: (712) 248-2090
Solid channel lineup
Phone and internet bundles
Expensive for the channel count
Limited service areas
Good channel lineup
Choice of phone and internet bundles
Over 50 channels on standard TV
Satellite TV providers in Iowa
- Monthly Price
Dish offers TV service with plans starting at $70. To order service call: (888) 474-3462
Strong sports offerings
Compatible with Google Assistant and Alexa
No NFL Sunday Ticket
Whole Home DVR
Consistent pricing throughout contract
No contract option
Good sports coverage
Standard installation included
99% signal reliability - in all weather
Up to 80,000+ movies and shows available On Demand
Google Voice remote
TV services available in Iowa
You can find the best cable TV provider - depending on which area you live in - with various plans to choose from, and the best way to check what TV packages are available in your area is to find the best deals by ZIP Code.
The options available to you depend on the service that is provided in your area, some areas have a number of options. See below for the different forms of TV service available.
TV service types in Iowa
- Cable TV - Cable is the most common TV service and is available in most metro areas of Iowa. Most Cable TV providers also let you pay month-to-month, although signing up for a contract can often get you a better deal.
- Satellite TV - Satellite is an option where there are less limitations. Satellite TV is available in most locations including rural areas. Although a contract is required when signing up with a Satellite TV provider you get competitive channel selection and equipment.
There is such a variety of packages and bundles available so make sure when you're choosing a TV package it has your favorite channels included!
Iowa residents have access to some of the best Cable TV providers including Suddenlink, Cox and Sparklight, so check out what cheap TV plans are available in your area.
Iowa TV availability by city
|Ames, IA||Cedar Rapids, IA||Davenport, IA||Des Moines, IA|
|Iowa City, IA||Sioux City, IA|
Iowa TV service providers FAQs
What TV providers are available in Iowa?
What are the best cable TV providers in Iowa?
The best value TV providers in Iowa offer packages ranging from $53-$138. Check availability by address to find the best cable providers by ZIP code.
Which TV provider is the cheapest in Iowa?
Iowa cable packages start from $53. The price varies depending on the provider, number of channels and bundled services.
Who offers the best TV package in Iowa?
Iowa TV packages range from $30-$218. The best value TV plan depends on the number of TV channels and any bundled services.
Best TV deals in Iowa