About: Iowa City, IA
Iowa City was once the capital of both the Iowa Territory and then later the state of Iowa. Today the Old Capitol building stands in the center of the University of Iowa as a tourist attraction and an integral part of the University. Hamburg Inn is a local landmark that has been featured on The West Wing and is considered to be a campaign stop for political candidates such as Bill Clinton and Ronald Regan. Notable residents of Iowa City have included politician Bob Barr, guitarist Brian Bell (Weezer), and candy maker Russell Stover.
Local Newspapers: Press-Citizen, Cedar Rapids Gazette
Local Sports Teams: Cedar Rapids Kernels, Cedar Rapids RoughRiders, Iowa Hawkeyes
Local Colleges: University of Iowa
Home Internet, whether you live in Iowa City, or anywhere else in the country is all but essential these days. Like home phone used to be Internet is the ultimate communication tool, it connects you to the people you know and the world you want to. Try and go a day without checking your email and see how essential the Internet really is in this age of worldwide communication. Depending on the size of your household the speed you need your Internet to reach can vary. But no matter the speed you need in Iowa City, Qwest offers all four of its speed packages for the same monthly rate for the first six months.
For causal users and small households Qwest offers its Essential package at 7 Mbps speed. Download at seven Mbps and upload at five. Download a music file in less than five seconds if you so desire. Starting at twenty dollars with free activation the Essential package covers all your basics. Upgrade one step to the Advanced package and your speed almost doubles to twelve Mbps for downloads. Music files will then download in less than four seconds.
For those with larger households in Iowa City, IA or more needs from the World Wide Web there's the Extreme package. With download speeds up to twenty Mbps you can download a music file in about two seconds, a nice even number. For the ultimate user there's the Pro package that boasts speeds of forty Mbps for downloads. That means music can download in one second or less. No patience? No problem.
All four of Qwest's Internet packages in Iowa City, Iowa come with free activation, and all come with a starting price of twenty dollars. Not a bad offer to get your home Internet up and moving (as fast you want). Pick your price and pick your speed with Qwest's many options. The Internet is essential, but so are your savings. With four different packages and price ranges Qwest offers the options consumers have come to desire and the Internet speeds they have all come to expect in Iowa City.
Zip Codes associated with Iowa City, Iowa: 52240, 52241, 52242, 52245, 52246
Towns/Cities near Iowa City, Iowa : North Liberty, West Branch, Williamsburg, Coralville, Tiffin.
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