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Internet providers in 66701

Find internet providers serving the 66701 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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66701 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL78%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 50 MbpsCable87%
Craw-Kan Telephone Cooperative $50.00 10 - 50 MbpsDSL7.240%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Pixius Communications $55.00 5 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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66701 internet service at a glance

At 94%, broadband coverage in the 66701 ZIP code 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 66701 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 87% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Fort Scott, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the 66701 area, and 77.88% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 66701, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 50 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Fort Scott

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
KwiKom Communications 17 Mbps 1 Mbps Wireless
Craw-Kan Telephone Cooperative 106 Mbps 62 Mbps DSL
HughesNet 20 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
AT&T 254 Mbps 154 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 66701

The largest internet providers serving the 66701 ZIP code are AT&T, Suddenlink, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 66701 ZIP code, covering 78% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 87% of the area. Fort Scott’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 66701 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

78%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 66701 ZIP code, covering 78% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Scott, $49.21.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Scott, $2.34.

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 66701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Scott's providers, 24 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 66701 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

Suddenlink’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 66701 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Fort Scott, $49.21.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Scott, $2.34.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 66701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Scott's providers, 24 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 66701 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 66701 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 Fort Scott, $49.21.

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 Fort Scott, $2.34.

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 66701 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Fort Scott's providers, 24 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 66701 frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in the 66701 ZIP code with download speeds up to 50 Mbps. These speeds are available to 87% of households in 66701. The next fastest internet provider in the 66701 ZIP code is Craw-Kan Telephone Cooperative, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 7.240% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 66701 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Scott, $49.21.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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%.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.