Internet providers in West Plains, MO

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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 $49 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in West Plains

The largest internet providers in West Plains are CenturyLink, HughesNet, and ViaSat, Inc. 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, Inc., offers satellite to around 100% of West Plains residents.

CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/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 $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $53.00.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Plains, $5.89.

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, $53.00.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Plains, $5.89.

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, Inc. satellite internet

Provider

ViaSat, Inc.

Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

ViaSat, Inc. 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, Inc. start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $53.00.

ViaSat, Inc. customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in West Plains, $5.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ViaSat, Inc. 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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West Plains, MO internet providers

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Provider
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsDSL94%
Fidelity Communications Company - -Cable100%
Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative - -Fiber-optic14%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative 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 Fidelity Communications Company, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

CenturyLink offers the cheapest internet in West Plains with plans starting at $49/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in West Plains, $53.00.

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

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.