Internet providers in Gibson, AR

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Gibson, AR internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable100%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 150 MbpsCable34%
The Computer Works $50.00 50 - 100 MbpsDSL31%
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Gibson internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Gibson 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 Gibson area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Gibson residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 31% of those living in Gibson.

There are six internet providers serving the Gibson area, and 34.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Gibson's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Gibson

The largest internet providers in Gibson are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Gibson.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Gibson residents, covering 100% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 14% of the area. Gibson’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Gibson residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Gibson covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Gibson 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gibson, $41.66.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gibson, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Gibson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gibson's providers, 288 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Gibson covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Gibson than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Gibson, $41.66.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gibson, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Gibson. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Gibson's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Gibson covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gibson, $41.66.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gibson, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Gibson. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gibson's providers, 288 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Gibson, you’ll likely have options from DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Gibson, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Gibson and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Gibson at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Gibson at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Gibson residents, 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 Gibson may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 Gibson DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Gibson with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in Gibson. The next fastest internet provider in Gibson is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Gibson with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gibson, $41.66.

The Computer Works is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Gibson, covering 31% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Gibson and is available to 14% of households.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

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.