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Internet Providers in Leslie, Arkansas
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Internet Access in Leslie, Arkansas
Data on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage filings. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider reports to enhance the data. Plan and pricing data is collected by our data science team. Locally, we've collected and verified 245 broadband plans in Leslie since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 134 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
DSL-based broadband from phone providers has lots of coverage in comparison to other Internet options within Leslie since pretty much every house in Leslie is wired with phone wires — the acronym "DSL" is short for "Digital Subscriber Line."
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is common.
82.49 percent of the Leslie area is stuck with only one or zero choices for Internet service. Adjusting for all census blocks in city limits, the average Internet user has 2 providers available. Addresses that have more competition usually get reduced pricing, since companies will improve service to win customers.
Outside of the Internet options listed above, Windstream is another option to consider. They have Internet in 72 percent of Leslie. Fixed wireless companies such as The Computer Works and satellite providers including are also worth looking at. However, the incumbent wired providers are usually a stronger value so far as speed and pricing.
Internet Statistics 2021
82.5% of consumers in Leslie1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Leslie, Arkansas
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Windstream||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||72.8%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||3.6%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Yelcot Communications||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||14.7%|
|The Computer Works||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||2.2%|
|Arkansas Telephone Company||15 Mbps||DSL||9m 6s||19.3%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Cap Issues and Cord Cutting in Leslie
Data collected by our market researchers shows that common ISPs in the area use data caps for their home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since consumers view them as a tactic for limiting video streaming, while providers insist caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the problem is the same: streaming video, which can consume 1–7GB/hr.
Compare Leslie to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Leslie||18.2 Mbps||9||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +516.2 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +130.6 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.16 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +142.4 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.20 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +151.3 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.18 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +143.9 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.19 ( + $0.00 )|