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Internet providers in Prairie Grove, AR

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Prairie Grove, AR internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable98%
PGTELCO INTERNET $59.90 200 - 200 MbpsDSL86%
PGTELCO INTERNET $59.90 200 - 200 MbpsFiber-optic29%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Prairie Grove internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Prairie Grove 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 Prairie Grove area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Prairie Grove residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 20% of those living in Prairie Grove.

There are four internet providers serving the Prairie Grove area, and 98.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Prairie Grove's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Prairie Grove

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 145 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Prairie Grove

The largest internet providers in Prairie Grove are Cox and PGTELCO INTERNET bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Prairie Grove.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all Prairie Grove residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from PGTELCO INTERNET, which covers 86% of the area. Prairie Grove’s third most-available internet provider, PGTELCO INTERNET, offers fiber-optic to around 29% of Prairie Grove residents.

Cox cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in Prairie Grove covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Prairie Grove, $56.22.

Cox 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 Prairie Grove, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Prairie Grove. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Prairie Grove's providers, 347 Mbps.

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PGTELCO INTERNET DSL internet

Provider

PGTELCO INTERNET

Starting price*
$59.9/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from PGTELCO INTERNET offers broadband to nearly all households in Prairie Grove covering 86% of the area.

DSL internet from PGTELCO INTERNET uses telephone lines in Prairie Grove 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 PGTELCO INTERNET start at $59.9/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Prairie Grove, $56.22.

PGTELCO INTERNET customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prairie Grove, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, PGTELCO INTERNET offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Prairie Grove. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prairie Grove's providers, 347 Mbps.

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PGTELCO INTERNET fiber-optic internet

Provider

PGTELCO INTERNET

Starting price*
$59.9/mo.
Max download speed

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

29%

Fiber-optic from PGTELCO INTERNET offers broadband to some, but not many households in Prairie Grove covering 29% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from PGTELCO INTERNET is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Prairie Grove than other internet types.

Internet prices for PGTELCO INTERNET start at $59.9/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Prairie Grove, $56.22.

PGTELCO INTERNET customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Prairie Grove, $0.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, PGTELCO INTERNET offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Prairie Grove. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Prairie Grove's providers, 347 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Prairie Grove with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Prairie Grove. The next fastest internet provider in Prairie Grove is PGTELCO INTERNET, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 86% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in Prairie Grove with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Prairie Grove, $56.22.

PGTELCO INTERNET is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Prairie Grove, covering 29% of the city.

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.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.