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Internet providers in El Dorado, KS

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El Dorado, KS internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 18 MbpsDSL98%
Cox $49.99 100 - 300 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Pixius Communications $55.00 5 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 5 MbpsSatellite100%
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El Dorado internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in El Dorado is comparable to the rest of Kansas - 94%, 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 DSL, which covers 98% of El Dorado residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% 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 five internet providers serving the El Dorado area, and 96.92% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among El Dorado's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in El Dorado

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Cox 133 Mbps 8 Mbps Cable
AT&T 55 Mbps 24 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in El Dorado

The largest internet providers in El Dorado are AT&T, Cox, 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 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 98% 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*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in El Dorado covering 98% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $57.99.

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 El Dorado, $1.76.

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 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 73 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

98%

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

Cox’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 Cox start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $57.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in El Dorado, $1.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in El Dorado. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 73 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 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $57.99.

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 El Dorado, $1.76.

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 slightly slower than the average max speeds from all El Dorado's providers, 73 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in El Dorado with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% 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.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in El Dorado with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in El Dorado, $57.99.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

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%.

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.

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.