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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 August 31, 2017.

Digital TV Service Rates

Local Plus TV $12.95
TV Essentials* $59.95
Family TV* (includes Local Plus TV) $72.95
Local Broadcast Station Surcharge $9.22
Regional Sports Surcharge
$2.61
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) $11.00
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 each
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
Digital Gateway (Digital Converter required. includes Interactive Guide, Digital Music and VOD/PPV access)
$4.00
Anime Network On Demand*† $6.99
Disney Family Movies on Demand*† $4.95
PPV/VOD Movies* (adult and special event prices may vary)
$4.99
per movie
Video On Demand HD Movies* (adult and special event prices may vary) $5.99
per movie
NFL RedZone (requires subscription to Sports and Information Pak) $49.95
per season
TiVo DVR Service† $14.95
TiVo Multi-Room DVR Service† $19.95
Digital Video Recorder Service $10.95
Digital Video Recorder Service Each Additional Device $6.00
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 Family TV
Rates are subject to change.
High Speed Internet Services
Tier Download Speed** Upload Speed** Data Cap  
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
Additional Dynamic IP address $5.00
Wireless Home Networking (WiFi)* Must subscribe to Internet
$3.95
Internet Surcharge (applies to customers subscribing only to MediacomHigh Speed Internet)
$15.00
*Cable modem rental required.
**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)
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. Includes 250 international minutes
**Only one block per month allowed. All minute blocks expire at end of the calendar month regardless of when purchased.
Xtream Packages
(Available for new customers only)
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 $219.98
Add-ons & Upgrades
Speed Boost to Internet 200 plus $10.00
Additional TiVo Service (requires additional TiVo Converter)
$5.00
*Included 30 WorldTalk minutes are only available to customers without a WorldTalk plan subscription.
†Data modem required.
††Additional TiVo Converter required.
Triple Play Bundles
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

Monthly Equipment Fees
(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
Digital Receiver with Remote* $3.00
Digital Adapter† (no longer available after Aug. 22, 2016) $1.99
HD Digital Adapter† (no longer available after Aug. 22, 2016) $2.99
TiVo Receivter with Remote†† $10.50
Additional TiVo Receivers $5.00
Cable Card** (for use with your retail device)
$1.99
Data/Phone Modem Rental (includes WiFi) $10.00
Data/Phone Modem Rental (not available after Jan 22, 2017, WiFi not included) $7.50
Wi-Fi Extender $2.95
*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
Home Controller Monthly Service Rates and Installation Fees
Basic Security*† (includes 3 door/window sensors, 1 motion detector) $34.99
Basic Plus* (no longer available after June 22, 2016) $39.99
Home Management* (no longer available after June 22, 2016) $44.99
Home Controller Installation Fee $99.99
*Requires Mediacom High Speed Internet Service
†Includes Touchscreen and Wireless Router, which remain property of Mediacom.
Home Controller Equipment Packages*
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
Add-On Equipment Charges*
Motion Detector $50.00
Curtain (Clip) Motion Detector $50.00
Mountable Indoor Camera $140.00
Door/Window Sensor $35.00
Smoke Detector $60.00
Appliance Module $60.00
Lamp Module $55.00
Moisture Sensor $45.00
Thermostat $140.00
Wireless Key Fob $30.00
Carbon Monoxide Detector $100.00
Outside Camera $150.00
Siren Repeater $85.00
Glass Break Sensor $125.00
Remote Door Lock $199.00
WiFi Repeater $55.00
*All equipment charges are one-time fees.
INSTALLATION FEES
(All rates are one-time fees unless otherwise stated.)
Standard Installation for 1 Service* $49.99
Standard Installation for 2 Services $74.99
Standard Installation for 3 Services $99.99
Installation of Additional Outlet (same trip) $15.00
Installation of Additional Outlet (separate trip) $29.00
WiFi Extender Installation $29.95
Installation of New Phone Jack (if needed) $75.00
Installation opf Additional Phone Jacks (if needed) $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.
Other Fees
(All rates are one-time fees unless otherwise stated.)
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
Field Reactivation of Account $29.00
Electronic Activation of Account $2.00
Transfer of Service $29.00
Field Change of Service $29.00
Electronic Change of Service $2.00
Change of Phone Number $15.00
Non-Published Number Set-up Fee $15.00
Transfer Activation Fee $10.00
Wireless Adapter Purchase $39.95
Ultra Adapter Purchase $49.95
TiVo Stream Equipment Purchase $69.95
TiVo Connecter Kit Purchase $40.00
Late Payment Charge $8.50
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) $29.00
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 Converter Remote Control $25.00
Unreturned Digital Adapter $100.00
Unreturned HD Digitial Adapter $100.00
Unreturned Cable Card $300.00
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.
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 Us
Call Center (24 hours a day/7 days a week) 855-633-4226
Local office: 548 Southgate Ave. Iowa City, IA
Hours: 8am-6pm M,T,Th,F; 9am-6pm Wed; 9am-noon Sat.
Local office: 6300 Council St NE, Cedar Rapids, IA
Hours: 8am-6pm M,T,Th,F; 9am-6pm Wed; 9am-noon Sat.
Visit us on the web: www.mediacomcable.com
To view internet usage, visit www.mediacomtoday.com



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