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Internet providers in Paragould, AR

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Paragould, AR internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 25 MbpsDSL78%
PLWC $57.95 100 - 50 MbpsCable100%
Ritter Communications $57.95 6 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic3.603%
Fusion Media - -Cable2.510%
Fusion Media - -Fiber-optic2.330%
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Paragould internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Paragould 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 Paragould area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Paragould residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 78% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 5.520% of those living in Paragould.

There are seven internet providers serving the Paragould area, and 79.24% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Paragould's seven internet providers, prices start at $39.99 and available download speeds reach up to 100 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Paragould

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 31 Mbps 24 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 15 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Ritter Communications 73 Mbps 45 Mbps Fiber-optic
Viasat 7 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in Paragould

The largest internet providers in Paragould are AT&T, PLWC, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Paragould.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Paragould residents, covering 78% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from PLWC, which covers 100% of the area. Paragould’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Paragould residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Paragould covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Paragould 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 Paragould, $56.81.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Paragould, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Paragould. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Paragould's providers, 40 Mbps.

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PLWC cable internet

Provider

PLWC

Starting price*
$57.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

6 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from PLWC offers broadband to all households in Paragould covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for PLWC start at $57.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Paragould, $56.81.

PLWC customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.58 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Paragould, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, PLWC offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 6 Mbps in Paragould. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Paragould's providers, 40 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Paragould 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Paragould, $56.81.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Paragould, $1.89.

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 Paragould. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Paragould's providers, 40 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Ritter Communications is the fastest internet provider in Paragould with download speeds up to 100 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.603% of households in Paragould. The next fastest internet provider in Paragould is PLWC, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Hillbilly Wireless offers the cheapest internet in Paragould with plans starting at $39.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Paragould, $56.81.

Ritter Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Paragould, covering 3.603% of the city. Fusion Media also offers fiber internet in Paragould and is available to 2.330% of households.

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.

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.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.