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Internet providers in 72501

Find internet providers serving the 72501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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72501 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL53%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL1.290%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable78%
Mountain View Telephone Co - -Fiber-optic34%
Indco Cable $39.95 -Cable17%
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72501 internet service at a glance

At 96%, broadband coverage in the 72501 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Arkansas - 91%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 72501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 91% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 62% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 46% of those living in the 72501 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 72501 area, and 72.43% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 72501, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Batesville

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 122 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable
Indco Cable 15 Mbps 2 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 153 Mbps 176 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 12 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 9 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 72501

The largest internet providers serving the 72501 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and Indco Cable bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 72501 ZIP code, covering 53% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 78% of the area. Batesville’s third most-available internet provider, Indco Cable, offers cable to around 17% of residents in the 72501 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

53%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to about half of households in the 72501 ZIP code, covering 53% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Batesville, $52.36.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Batesville, $1.01.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 72501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 53% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Batesville's providers, 161 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

78%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to most households in the 72501 ZIP code, covering 78% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 72501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Batesville, $52.36.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Batesville, $1.01.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 72501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Batesville's providers, 161 Mbps.

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Indco Cable cable internet

Provider

Indco Cable

Starting price*
$39.95/mo.
Max download speed

null Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

17%

Cable from Indco Cable offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 72501 ZIP code, covering 17% of the area.

Indco Cable’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 72501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Indco Cable start at $39.95/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Batesville, $52.36.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Indco Cable offers download speeds up to null Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 72501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Batesville's providers, 161 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 72501 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 72501 and the greater Batesville area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Batesville at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Batesville at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 72501 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Batesville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Batesville cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 72501 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 72501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 53% of households in 72501. The next fastest internet provider in the 72501 ZIP code is Optimum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 78% of the area.

Indco Cable offers the cheapest internet in the 72501 ZIP with service starting at $39.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Batesville, $52.36.

Mountain View Telephone Co is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 72501 ZIP code, covering 34% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.