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There are 33 home TV and internet providers and 64 business providers across all of Arkansas. 91.8% of homes can get more than one wired (cable, DSL, fiber) internet provider, which is above average (#7 out of 52, including Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.). Competition is generally good for the customer, which means internet in Arkansas is less likely to offer competitive speeds or prices. All home internet providers are listed below.

Arkansas Internet Service Providers

Internet Provider State Coverage Link
AT&T 56% Visit site
The Computer Works 26% Visit site
Cox Communications 20.5% Visit site
CenturyLink 17.4% Visit site
Suddenlink 16.5% Visit site
XFINITY (Comcast) 12.8% Visit site
Windstream 8.7% Visit site
Aristotle 7.1% Visit site
Hillbilly Wireless 6.3% Visit site
Fidelity Communications 4.9% Visit site

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Internet Provider State Coverage Link
Wireless ETC 3.2% Visit site
Ritter Communications 3% Visit site
Ind-Co Cable TV 2.5% Visit site
Resort Cable TV 2.4% Visit site
Conway Corporation 2.2% Visit site
BPS Telephone Company 2.1% Visit site
Yelcot Communications 1.6% Visit site
Pine Bluff Cable TV 1.3% Visit site
Vyve Broadband 1.3% Visit site
Cable One 1.2% Visit site
White County Cable TV 1.1% Visit site
Fusion Media 1.1% Visit site
Pgtelco Internet 1.1% Visit site
ParagouldCable 1% Visit site
Total Highspeed Internet Solutions 0.9% Visit site
East Arkansas Cable TV 0.8% Visit site
Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative 0.7% Visit site
Northern Arkansas Telephone Company 0.7% Visit site
CCC Cablevision 0.6% Visit site
Coleman County Telephone Cooperative 0.6% Visit site
OzarksGo 0.5% Visit site
Hope Community TV Prescott Video 0.5% Visit site
Arkansas Telephone Company 0.5% Visit site
Blue Pulse Networks 0.4% N/A
Cam-Tel Company 0.4% Visit site
Walnut Hill Telephone Co 0.4% Visit site
Madison County Telephone Company 0.3% Visit site
Central Arkansas Telephone Cooperative 0.3% Visit site
Tri-County Telephone Company 0.3% Visit site
South Arkansas Telephone 0.3% Visit site
DTC 0.2% Visit site
Pinnacle Telecom 0.2% Visit site
Bluebird Broadband Services 0.2% Visit site
Magazine Telephone Company 0.2% N/A
SkyFi WISPernet 0.1% Visit site
Lavaca Telephone Company 0.1% Visit site
US Cellular 0.1% Visit site
SGO Broadband <.1% Visit site
Velocity Broadband Internet <.1% Visit site
Rice Belt Telephone Company <.1% Visit site
Scott County Telephone Company <.1% Visit site
Bayou Cable <.1% Visit site
G5 Internet <.1% Visit site
Bethesda Wireless <.1% Visit site
Birch Communications <.1% Visit site
Big River Communications <.1% Visit site
ZTHERNET <.1% Visit site
Uniti <.1% Visit site
TecInfo Communications <.1% Visit site
Blackfoot Communications <.1% N/A

5.4% of Arkansans have only 1 wired provider connected to their block. 9.0% have no options at their homes except for satellite internet. This places Arkansas as the 7th least connected state.

Internet Provider Types

91.0% of Arkansas homes can get some type of internet. The table below shows which types of service are available.

Internet Type % of Arkansas
Fiber 15.5%
Cable 69.7%
DSL 83.6%
Fixed Wireless 28.5%

Arkansas Internet Speeds

We measure two different types of max speeds. The first is a measure of the fastest speed a home could get for any price. For Arkansas the average is 22.9 Mbps. This measure puts Arkansas #38 out of 52 in the US.

Download Speed % of Arkansas
.1 to 5 Mbps 3.5%
6 to 10 Mbps 5.1%
11 to 20 Mbps 4.1%
21 to 30 Mbps 3.3%
31 to 75 Mbps 12.3%
76 to 100 Mbps 8.7%
101 to 250 Mbps 20.4%
251 to 500 Mbps 18.6%
501 to 999 Mbps 0.0%
1 Gbps or more 16.6%

Our second measure of speed is the actual average speed in Mbps for all Arkansans. Real-world average speeds in Arkansas are about 22.9 Mbps, meaning Arkansas ranks #37 out of 52.

Detailed Internet Data by City

DecisionData has obsessively collected and calculated the most comprehensive data for ISPs (internet service providers) in Arkansas. Click on a city to view detailed information including speeds by provider by city and much more.

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