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Internet providers in 72801

Find internet providers serving the 72801 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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Provider
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL91%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic2.774%
Suddenlink Communications $30 50 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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72801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 72801 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 72801 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. 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 2.770% of those living in the 72801 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 72801 area, and 99.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 72801, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 72801

The largest internet providers serving the 72801 ZIP code are CenturyLink, Suddenlink Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all in the 72801 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink Communications, which covers 100% of the area. Russellville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 72801 ZIP code.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 72801 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Russellville, $46.25.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Russellville, $1.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 72801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Russellville's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Suddenlink Communications cable internet

Provider

Suddenlink Communications

Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Suddenlink Communications offers broadband to all households in the 72801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Suddenlink Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 72801 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink Communications start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Russellville, $46.25.

Suddenlink Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Russellville, $1.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 72801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Russellville's providers, 313 Mbps.

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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 the 72801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 72801 ZIP 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 Russellville, $46.25.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Russellville, $1.65.

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 72801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Russellville's providers, 313 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 72801 frequently asked questions

Suddenlink Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 72801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 72801. The next fastest internet provider in the 72801 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Suddenlink Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 72801 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Russellville, $46.25.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 72801 ZIP code, covering 2.774% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.