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Internet providers in West Plains, MO

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West Plains, MO internet providers

Provider
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 25 MbpsDSL94%
CoBridge Communications - 4 - 250 MbpsCable100%
Sho-Me Technologies - -Fiber-optic14%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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West Plains internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in West Plains 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 West Plains area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of West Plains residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in West Plains.

There are six internet providers serving the West Plains area, and 94.77% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among West Plains's six internet providers, prices start at $45 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in West Plains

The largest internet providers in West Plains are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to West Plains.

DSL internet from CenturyLink is available to nearly all West Plains residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. West Plains’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of West Plains residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in West Plains covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in West Plains 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $51.66.

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 West Plains, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in West Plains. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Plains's providers, 21 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 West Plains covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Plains 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $51.66.

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 West Plains, $2.72.

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 West Plains. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Plains's providers, 21 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of West Plains 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $51.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Plains, $2.72.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in West Plains. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all West Plains's providers, 21 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sho-Me Technologies is the fastest internet provider in West Plains with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in West Plains. The next fastest internet provider in West Plains is CoBridge Communications, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in West Plains with plans starting at $45/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $51.66.

Sho-Me Technologies is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in West Plains, covering 14% of the city.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.