I just got broadband on and I live rurally, and am about 7 KM/s from the exchange.
I was only getting 256 KB/s download and 756 KB/s upload (which is weird), with a filter on.
So I removed it and WOW!!!
2.5 MB/s download and 756 KB/s upload, and like I said, I live 7 KM/s from the exchange!!!