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Internet providers in Waynesville, MO

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Waynesville, MO internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 40 MbpsDSL93%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 20 MbpsFiber-optic17%
CableAmerica $44.95 25 - 50 MbpsCable100%
Sho-Me Technologies - -Fiber-optic18%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Waynesville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Waynesville 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 Waynesville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Waynesville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 35% of those living in Waynesville.

There are five internet providers serving the Waynesville area, and 98.71% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Waynesville's five internet providers, prices start at $44.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Waynesville

The largest internet providers in Waynesville are CenturyLink and CableAmerica bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Waynesville.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all Waynesville residents, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from CenturyLink, which covers 17% of the area. Waynesville’s third most-available internet provider, CableAmerica, offers cable to around 100% of Waynesville residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

40 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Waynesville covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Waynesville 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 Waynesville, $49.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waynesville, $1.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 40 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Waynesville. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waynesville's providers, 37 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

20 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

17%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Waynesville covering 17% of the area.

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

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Waynesville, $49.98.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waynesville, $1.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 20 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Waynesville. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waynesville's providers, 37 Mbps.

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CableAmerica cable internet

Provider

CableAmerica

Starting price*
$44.95/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

4 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from CableAmerica offers broadband to all households in Waynesville covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for CableAmerica start at $44.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Waynesville, $49.98.

CableAmerica customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.80 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Waynesville, $1.92.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CableAmerica offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 4 Mbps in Waynesville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Waynesville's providers, 37 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Waynesville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Waynesville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Waynesville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Waynesville residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sho-Me Technologies is the fastest internet provider in Waynesville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 18% of households in Waynesville. The next fastest internet provider in Waynesville is CableAmerica, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CableAmerica offers the cheapest internet in Waynesville with plans starting at $44.95/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Waynesville, $49.98.

Sho-Me Technologies is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Waynesville, covering 18% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Waynesville and is available to 17% of households.

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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.

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