Internet Providers in Washington, Arkansas

Most Popular Internet Providers in Washington, Arkansas:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    37.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. Windstream
    1% Available
    1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    0.768 Mbps
    Upload
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    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-100mbps
    • Connection: DSL
    • Price Range: $45 - $77
    • Contracts: None required
  • 5. 4. Premier Broadband
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    2 Mbps
    Upload
    View Premier Broadband Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $45 - $45
    • Contracts: None required
  • 6. 5. Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative
    94.4% Available
    94.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    View Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $79.95 - $214.95
  • 7. 6. SWAT FIRST
    5.5% Available
    5.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $64.95 - $199.95
1 Residential internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Washington. See All
  • 1. Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    View Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $144.95 - $354.95
  • 2. Premier Broadband
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    2 Mbps
    Upload
    View Premier Broadband Details
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-50mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $65 - $65
    • Contracts: None required
  • 3. SWAT FIRST
    2.6% Available
    2.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    View SWAT FIRST Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $129.95 - $339.95
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View AT&T Wireless Details
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Verizon
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile
    80.2% Available
    80.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1.5 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Details
    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-1.5mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Washington, Arkansas

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Washington. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The information on this page comes via FCC filings. Listings here are cross-validated through privatized databases to output more useful listings than is available from the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is generated by manually collecting thousands of plans each year.

Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative provides a common second choice to the primary providers. They offer 94 percent availability and a top speed of 1,000 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't the only option for Internet in Washington. fixed wireless companies like T-Mobile Home Internet are able to reach 25 Mbps using wireless hardware.

The majority of Washington residents have 2 wired Internet service providers to choose from. 93.51 percent of Washington residents are limited to one or fewer choices. DSL and cable broadband services generally offer the most agreeable pricing for home use.

Fiber Internet is the best option for most customers in Washington. All broadband Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.

Internet Statistics 2021

700 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 Washington, Arkansas

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Southwest Arkansas Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 94.4%
SWAT FIRST 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 5.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Windstream 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s 1.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Washington

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Washington is the 364th most connected city in Arkansas ahead of Prescott, but behind Hope, Nashville, Mineral Springs, and Murfreesboro.

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 Hempstead 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: 94% of people living in Washington 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.

In Hempstead County, approximately 6,000 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 Cap Issues in Washington

Data collected by our research team suggests that some of the popular ISPs place a limit on streaming for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue because subscribers view them as a tactic for limiting "cord cutting", while providers insist that they are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Compare Washington to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Washington 49.4 Mbps 7 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +496.2 Mbps ) 19 ( +12 ) $0.17 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +111.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.14 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +131.5 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +137.2 Mbps ) 24 ( +17 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +129.7 Mbps ) 9 ( +2 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )