Internet Providers in Newport, AR

Residential Internet Statistics for Newport, AR
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $34.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Newport, Arkansas:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    56.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    56.5% Available
  • 2. Suddenlink
    85.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    85.7% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    43.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    43.6% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. Windstream
    1.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.6% Available
  • 7. 6. Hillbilly Wireless
    69.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    69.5% Available
  • 8. 7. SkyFi WISPernet
    34% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    34% Available
  • 9. 8. Ritter
    6.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    6.1% Available
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Internet Access in Newport, Arkansas

Coverage data shows two main broadband service choices around Newport — coaxial cable (85.79% availability) and DSL (58.08% coverage). Cable Internet is generally provided via cable TV companies via their pre-existing copper coaxial television cables on telephone poles or buried along the road. DSL Internet is sent over landline phone wires. The majority of Newport neighborhoods and street addresses have access to coaxial cable or DSL service from competing Internet providers.

42.56 percent of Newport is still left with only one or zero options for Internet service. Outside these underserved areas, the average address can find 2-3 providers to choose from. Areas that have better competition usually will find reduced prices and improved speed as companies will upgrade service to earn customers.

Suddenlink Communications as well as AT&T Internet also offer coverage in Newport, although speed test results indicates that real-world performance from Suddenlink might be more robust.

The plans displayed here are collected individually through our data team. The 57 packages shown above are the most current out of 306 broadband packages we've seen in Newport to date.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest providers in Newport in terms of coverage. As the maps below illustrate, these companies frequently cover the same addresses around Newport.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Newport, Arkansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Suddenlink Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 85.7%
Ritter Communications 940 Mbps Fiber 8s 6.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 43.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 56.5%
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.6%
4,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Newport is the 78th most connected city in Arkansas ahead of Pleasant Plains, Tuckerman, and Bradford, but behind Batesville and Newark.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Jackson County don't have access to any wired internet.

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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 Newport have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 57% of Newport residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In Jackson County, approximately 3,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Newport to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Newport 28.3 Mbps 12 $1.02 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +553.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +144.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +171.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +173.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +168.2 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )