Internet providers in El Dorado, AR

Shop the best El Dorado internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from cable, DSL and fiber-optic providers in your area.

Shop local providers
El Dorado City Map

Searching for deals in your area

El Dorado internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in El Dorado 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 El Dorado area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of El Dorado residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in El Dorado, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the El Dorado area, and 93.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among El Dorado's four internet providers, prices start at $34.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

See all providers

Top high-speed internet providers in El Dorado

The largest internet providers in El Dorado are AT&T, Suddenlink, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to El Dorado.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all El Dorado residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 99% of the area. El Dorado’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of El Dorado residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in El Dorado covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in El Dorado 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $48.74.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Dorado, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in El Dorado. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 267 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$34.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to all households in El Dorado covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $34.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $48.74.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Dorado, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in El Dorado. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 267 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in El Dorado covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of El Dorado where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $48.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Dorado, $1.19.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in El Dorado. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 267 Mbps.

Check availability

or call us today: (844) 451-2720

Call us: (844) 512-2720

El Dorado, AR internet providers

Need help? Call (844) 451-2720

Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 18 Mbps DSL 93%
Suddenlink $34.99/mo. 50 - 1,000 Mbps Cable 99%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in El Dorado with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in El Dorado. The next fastest internet provider in El Dorado is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Suddenlink offers the cheapest internet in El Dorado with plans starting at $34.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $48.74.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.