Mediacom Rates


Mediacom is the cable tv provider to the Iowa City community. We publish their cable rate schedules and local channel lineups as a public service. For more information on Mediacom, you can visit their corporate website, or phone their Call Center at 1-888-847-6228.

*The information below is current as of January 6, 2020.

Digital Service Rates Price
Local Plus TV $12.95
Essential TV* $52.95
Variety TV* (formerly Family TV - includes Local Plus TV) $80.99
Local Broadcast Station Surcharge $17.48
Regional Sports Surcharge $3.41
HBO* (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway) $18.95
Showtime* (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway)
$14.95
Cinemax* (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway) $12.95
Starz/Encore* (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway) $12.00
Hustler TV* (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway) $24.95
Vivid TV* $24.95
Playboy TV** $9.95
Canales Latinos (requires Digital Converter and Digital Gateway) $7.95
International Channels*
(Rai Italia, Russian TV Network, Channel One Russia, The Filipino Channel, TV5MONDE, TVK, SBTN)
$9.99
HD Pak*†
$6.95
Kids and Variety Digital Pak*† $7.95
Sports and Information Digital Pak*† $7.95
Movies and Music Digital Pak*† $7.95
Here TV $7.99
Digital Gateway (Digital Converter required. includes Interactive Guide, Digital Music and VOD/PPV access)
$4.00
PPV Movies* (adult and special event prices may vary)
$4.99
per movie
HD PPV Movies* (adult and special event prices may vary) $5.99
per movie
SD/HD VOD Movies 5.99
per movie
NFL RedZone (requires subscription to Sports and Information Pak) $54.99
per season
TiVo DVR Service† $14.95
TiVo Multi-Room DVR Service† $19.95
Nonstandard DVR Fee $5.00
*Digital Receiver or Cable Card on your retail device required.
**HD Digital Receiver or Cable Card on your retail device required
***Requires subscription to Variety TV
† Rates are subject to change.

High Speed Internet Services

Tier Download Speed** Upload Speed Data Cap Price
Access Internet 60 60 Mbps 5 Mbps 60 GB $29.99
Launch Internet 60* 60 Mbps 5 Mbps 150 GB $29.99
Prime Internet 60* 60 Mbps 5 Mbps 250 GB $59.99
Internet 60 60 Mbps 5 Mbps 400 GB $69.99
Internet 100 100 Mbps 10 Mbps 1000 GB $79.99
Internet 200 200 Mbps 20 Mbps 2000 GB $99.99
Internet 500 500 Mbps 30 Mbps 4000 GB $119.99
1Gig Internet 1000 Mbps 50 Mbps 6000 GB $139.99
Xtream Wi-Fi 360
(includes 1 Modem and 2 Wi-Fi Extenders)
$16.50
Internet Surcharge (applies to customers subscribing only to Mediacom High Speed Internet) $15.00
Wi-Fi Certification (one time fee) $15.00
*Limited Availability
**Speeds are up to amounts, are not guaranteed and may vary

Digital Phone Service

(Monthly fee includes unlimited calling in United States, Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands and Canada, plus 13 calling features including Caller ID and Call Waiting) Price
Phone Service $49.95
Phone Service (with Family TV OR Internet Service) $39.95
Phone Service (with Family TV AND Internet Service) $29.95
WorldTalk 200 Phone Service for Landlines & Mobile* (200 minutes to 67 countries) $9.99
WorldTalk 250 Phone Service for Landlines & Mobile* (250 minutes to 87 countries) $19.99
200 Additional Minutes for WorldTalk 200 Phone Service for Landline & Mobile** $9.99
250 Additional Minutes for WorldTalk 250 Phone Service for Landline & Mobile** $14.99
Voicemail $4.95
Non-published Directory Listing $4.50
*Requires Mediacom Phone Service.
**Only one block per month allowed. All minute blocks expire at end of the calendar month regardless of when purchased.
Bundled Packages
(Available for new customers only)
Price
60 + Local TV + Phone
(Includes Local TV, 1 TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 60 $129.99
60 + Essential TV + Phone
(Includes Essential TV, 1 TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 60 $159.99
60 + Variety TV + Phone
(Includes Variety TV, 1 TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, 30 WorldTalk minutes*, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 60 $179.99
Add-ons & Upgrades
Speed Boost from Internet 60 to Internet 100 plus
$10.00
Speed Boost from Internet 100 to Internet 200 plus
$20.00
Speed Boost from Internet 200 to Internet 500 plus
$20.00
Speed Boost from Internet 500 to 1 Gig plus
$20.00
Xtream Complete
Includes TiVo MR DVR, Wi-Fi 360, Wi-Fi Certification, Wire Maintenance
Monthly Equipment Fees Price
(Not all video service features may be available based on your equipment choices)
HD Digital Receiver with Remote†† (includes Digital Gateway: for boxes installed after June 22, 2016) $10.50
HD or Digital DVR Receiver with Remote* (for boxes installed before June 22, 2016) $3.00
TiVo Receiver with Remote†† $10.50
Additional TiVo Receivers $6.00
Cable Card** (for use with your retail device)
$1.99
Data/Phone Modem Rental (includes WiFi) $11.50
Additional Wi-Fi Extenders $2.99
*Will not enable Interactive Guide, Digital Music and VOD/PPV access without Digital Gateway.
**Requires a compatible device.
†Does not support Interactive Guide, Digital Music, VOD/PPV access or Premium Services
††Enables Mediacom interactive guide, VOD/PPV access or premium services
Installation Fees
(All rates are one-time fees unless otherwise stated)
Price
Standard Installation* $99.99
Installation of Additional Outlet (same trip) $15.00
Installation of Additional Outlet (separate trip) $49.00
Extream WiFi 360 Extender Installation $29.99
Installation of New Phone Jack (if needed) $75.00
Installation opf Additional Phone Jacks (if needed) $49.00
Trip Charge** $49.00
*Applies to all standard installations for homes with existing wiring that are up to 150 feet froman access point on Mediacom's network. Some installations require custom work and prices may vary. Relocation of existing wiring, additional outlets, wall fishes and other custom work is not included.
**Applicable when adding and/or relocating outlet, transferring service locations, reconnecting, upgrading and/or downgrading services and picking up equipment when we have to send a technician to your service location. Not applicable if services performed are covered by optional Home Wire Maintenance Plan to which the customer subscribes.
Other Fees
(All rates are one-time fees unless otherwise stated)
Price
Data Overage Charge per 50 GB Block (See additional terms documents for details) $10.00
Home Wire Maintenance Fee $4.95
Payment by Phone Processing Fee with Customer Service Rep $5.00
Activation Fee $10.00
Electronic Activation of Account $2.00
Field Service Charge $49.00
Change of Phone Number $15.00
Non-Published Number Set-up Fee $15.00
Data/Phone Modem Purchase $199.00
Battery Backup Purchase $49.00
24-Hour Battery Backup Purchase $1,400.00
TiVo® Connector Kit Purchase $40.00
Late Payment Charge $10.00
Field Collection Charge $20.00
Insufficient Funds Handling Charge $29.00
Connection of Consumer Owned Equipment** (same trip) $5.99
Connection of Consumer Owned Equipment** (separate trip) $49.00
Unreturned Cable Modem $139.00
Unreturned External Hard Drive $100.00
Unreturned Standard Digital Receiver/TiVo Receiver† $300.00 - $500.00
Unreturned HD, DVR, HD/DVR/TiVo Digital Receiver† $500.00
Unreturned TiVo Mini $150.00
Unreturned Receiver Remote Control $25.00
Unreturned HD or Digital Adapter $100.00
Unreturned Cable Card $300.00
Unreturned Wi-Fi Extender $75.00
Unreturned Modem Power Cord $25.00
Unreturned Receiver/Adaptor Cord $10.00
Unreturned Home Controller Touchscreen $319.00
Unreturned Home Controller Router $39.99
*10 per 50GB user over usage allowance.
**This is a per item charge, including such items as VCR, DVD player, home stereo, game equipment, etc.
† Charge determined by model type.
TiVo® and the TiVo® logo are registered trademarks of TiVo Inc. or its subsidiaries worldwide.
Legacy Packages & Equipment
(no longer available for purchase)
Prime TV (includes Variety TV, Starz/Encore, Digital Receiver and Digital Gateway) $96.99
Digital Plus $16.00
Digital Video Recorder Service $14.99
Digital Video Recorder Service Each Additional Device $6.00
Additional Dynamic IP Address $5.00
Digital Receiver or Digital DVR with Remote $3.00
Digital Adapter† $6.00
HD Digital Adapter† $6.00
Data/Phone Modem Rental
(Wi-Fi not included)
$9.00
Xtream Local
(Includes Local PlusTV, TiVo DVR Service, TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $149.98
Xtream Bronze
(Includes TV Essentials, TiVo DVR Service, TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $159.98
Xtream Silver
(Includes Family TV, TiVo DVR Service, TiVo Receiver, Wi-Fi†, Phone, 30 WorldTalk minutes*, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $179.98
Xtream Gold HBO
(Includes Family TV, Multi-Room TiVo DVR Service††, TiVo Receiver, 1 Digital Pak, HBO, Wi-Fi†, Phone, 30 WorldTalk minutes*, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $199.98
Xtream Gold Showtime/Starz-Encore
(Includes Family TV, Multi-Room TiVo DVR Service††, TiVo Receiver, 1 Digital Pak, Showtime or Starz, Wi-Fi†, Phone, 30 WorldTalk minutes*, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $199.98
Xtream Platinum
(Includes Family TV, Multi-Room TiVo DVR Service††, TiVo Receiver, 3 Digital Paks, HBO, Cinemax, Starz/Encore, Showtime, Wi-Fi†, Phone, 30 WorldTalk minutes*, Voicemail, your choice of high-speed data below)
Internet 100 $199.98
Local 60 Triple (Includes Local Plus TV, HD Digital Receiver, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $129.98
TV Essentials 60 Triple (Includes TV Essentials, HD Digital Receiver, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $139.98
Family 60 Triple (Includes Family TV, HD Digital Receiver, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $159.98
Family 60 Triple HBO (Includes Family TV, HD Digital Receiver, 1 Digital Pak, HBO, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $179.98
Family 60 Triple Showtime/Starz-Encore (Includes Family TV, HD Digital Receiver, 1 Digital Pak, Showtime or Starz-Encore, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $179.98
Family 60 Triple Plus(Includes Family TV, HD Digital Receiver, 3 Digital Paks,HBO, Cinemax, Showtime or Starz-Encore, Wi-Fi, Phone, Voicemail, Internet 60) $199.98
Add-ons & Upgrades
Speed Boost to Internet 100 plus $20.00
Speed Boost to Internet 200 plus $30.00
Speed Boost to Internet 500 plus $40.00
Speed Boost to 1Gig Internet plus $50.00
Additional TiVo Service $5.00
Home Controller Monthly Service Rates and Installation Fees Price
Home Controller Ultimate**†
(Includes 3 door/window sensors, 1 motion detector, 5 light bulbs and choice of 2 additional accessories, see below)
$39.99
Basic Security**†
(includes 3 door/window sensors, 1 motion detector)
$34.99
Basic Plus** $39.99
Home Management** $44.99
Home Controller Installation Fee $99.99
Home Controller Equipment Packages* Price
Security Plus
(includes 1 key fob, 1 indoor or outdoor camera, 1 door lock)
$360.00
Management Plus
(includes 4 lamp modules, 1 thermostat)
$360.00
Safety Plus
(includes 2 smoke detectors, 2 CO detectors, 1 moisture detector)
$180.00
Lighting Plus
(includes 10 connected light bulbs)
$180.00
Home Controller Additional Equipment
(All equipment charges are one-time fees.)
Price
Motion Detector $50.00
Curtain (Clip) Motion Detector $50.00
Mountable Indoor Camera $140.00
Door/Window Sensor $35.00
Smoke Detector $60.00
Lamp Module $55.00
Moisture Sensor $45.00
Thermostat $140.00
Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detector $160.00
Outside Camera $150.00
Smoke Listener $55.00
Glass Break Sensor $125.00
Remote Door Lock $199.00
Secondary Keypad $99.00
Garage/Overhead Dorr Sensor
(includes sensor and wired to wireless converter>
$85.00
*Included 30 WorldTalk minutes are only available to customers without a WorldTalk plan subscription.
**Requires Mediacom High Speed Internet Service
†Includes Touchscreen and Wireless Router, which remain property of Mediacom.
Billing Policies
Services are billed one month in advance. Payments are due by the tenth day after the 'bill from' date, after which a late payment charge will apply. Seven days advance notice is required for termination of service. All leased equipment must be returned.

Taxes and Fees
Listed rates do not include franchise fees, copyright taxes or other associated surcharges, Federal, state and local taxes, governmental regulatory fees and surcharges, if any, are additional.

How to Contact Mediacom
Call Center (24 hours a day/7 days a week) 855-633-4226
Iowa City office: 548 Southgate Ave. Iowa City, IA
Hours: 8am-6pm M,T,Th,F; 9am-6pm Wed; 9am-noon Sat.
Cedar Rapids office: 6300 Council St NE, Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours: 8am-6pm M,T,Th,F; 9am-6pm Wed; 9am-noon Sat.
Visit them on the web: www.mediacomcable.com
To view internet usage: www.mediacomtoday.com