Citizens Mutual Telephone Cooperative

Bloomfield, Iowa

Area served: 440 square miles

Population: Approximately 9,000

Technical highlights: The company uses a mix of copper and fiber in conjunction with a statewide fiber network. 


Citizens’ fiber build supports regional commerce, including steel fabrication, IT services, and publishing. The ability to receive and transmit large files gives local businesses serving these industries a competitive advantage and has encouraged their location in the Citizens service area.