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Internet providers in Bolivar, MO

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Bolivar, MO internet providers

Provider
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsDSL100%
Windstream - 200 - 2,000 MbpsFiber-optic9.354%
Sho-Me Technologies - -Fiber-optic16%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bolivar internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Bolivar is slightly higher than the rest of Missouri - 90%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Bolivar area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Bolivar residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 42% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 26% of those living in Bolivar.

There are six internet providers serving the Bolivar area, and 16.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bolivar's six internet providers, prices start at $55 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bolivar

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Windstream 42 Mbps 18 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Bolivar

The largest internet providers in Bolivar are HughesNet and Viasat bringing satellite options to Bolivar.

Satellite internet from HughesNet is available to nearly all Bolivar residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from Viasat, which covers 100% of the area.

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 Bolivar covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bolivar 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bolivar, $63.33.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bolivar, $4.87.

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 Bolivar. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bolivar's providers, 179 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Bolivar covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Bolivar 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Bolivar, $63.33.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bolivar, $4.87.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Bolivar. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Bolivar's providers, 179 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Windstream is the fastest internet provider in Bolivar with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Bolivar. The next fastest internet provider in Bolivar is Windstream, offering download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps to 9.354% of the area.

Total Highspeed Internet Solutions offers the cheapest internet in Bolivar with plans starting at $55/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Bolivar, $63.33.

Sho-Me Technologies is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bolivar, covering 16% of the city. Windstream also offers fiber internet in Bolivar and is available to 9.354% of households.

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.

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.