Internet Providers in Lonoke, AR

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Internet Statistics for Lonoke, AR
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Internet Access in Lonoke, Arkansas

Lonoke features only two major broadband network types to grapple with — coaxial cable (46.02% availability) and DSL (72.05% availability). Cable broadband service is provided by traditional cable TV corporations using their pre-existing coaxial copper TV cables mounted on utility poles. DSL is delivered over landline phone lines. As a rule, DSL tends to be slower performing than cable. This is especially true in locations that are not served by a cable technology.

The packages displayed here are manually gathered through our research staff. The 54 Internet packages shown above are the latest of 354 plans we've seen in Lonoke to date.

In the less developed neighborhoods in Lonoke, as many as 7,000 people have only one (or zero) choices for wired Internet.

AT&T Internet as well as Suddenlink Communications also offer coverage in Lonoke, with AT&T Internet performing somewhat better according to speed test statistics.

According to the most recent FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the strongest providers in Lonoke in terms of coverage area. As the map below demonstrates, the more common telecom companies frequently compete at addresses around Lonoke.

  • There are 10 internet providers in Lonoke with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Lonoke is the 52nd most connected city in Arkansas ahead of Jacksonville, Cabot, Austin, Scott, and Carlisle.
  • The fastest zip code in Lonoke for April 2021 is 72086. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

7,000 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 Lonoke, Arkansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Suddenlink Communications 940 Mbps Cable 8s
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T 25 Mbps Fixed Wireless 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lonoke, Arkansas

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 51.0% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Suddenlink - Cable - 44.8% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - DSL - 21.1% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T - Fixed Wireless - 13.9% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit - Fiber - 5.0% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 2.6% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lonoke - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lonoke

Lonoke Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Lonoke is the 52nd most connected city in Arkansas ahead of Jacksonville, Cabot, Austin, Scott, and Carlisle.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 3,000 people in Lonoke County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 6% of people living in Lonoke have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 29% of Lonoke residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 72086 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Lonoke.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Lonoke County, approximately 13,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps and Cord Cutting Around Lonoke

Data collected by our research team suggests that common providers place some sort of limit on data use for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are disliked since subscribers see them as a tactic for limiting streaming services. Providers maintain data caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the culprit is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Lonoke

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 51.0%+ 100 Mbps
Suddenlink Communications Cable 44.8%+ 940 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 21.1%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fixed Wireless 13.9%+ 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Fiber Gigabit Fiber 5.0%+ 940 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 2.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Suddenlink Business Cable 100% 940 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 39.5%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 8.5%+ 940 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 1.4%+ 987 Mbps

Compare Lonoke to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lonoke 12.8 Mbps 8 $0.28 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +402.6 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +106.1 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +103.4 Mbps ) 14 ( +6 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +114.6 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +114.8 Mbps ) 8 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )