Internet Service Providers in Edwards, Missouri

Enter a zip code to find broadband providers in your area.

Residential Internet Statistics for Edwards, MO
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 15.79 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 100 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 98.3%

Internet Access in Edwards, Missouri

FCC data is the backbone for the availability data presented below. Since 2014, we've analyzed 2,202 rows of governmental and private data on Internet availability in Edwards. Currently, there is limited speed test data for the Edwards area. We've only seen 133 records in the past year. Residents should take note of advertised Internet speeds detailed above.

Being trapped with one Internet company isn't a problem in Edwards, seeing as there aren't any true broadband providers. (As defined by wired service delivering speeds meeting the FCC 25 Mbps and 3 Mbps upload performance minimum.)

Satellite and mobile LTE both offer backup Internet access choices for residents who don't have access to more robust wired service.

Compared to cable, wireless service offers lower speeds, higher prices, and data limits. wireless is a bad choice for Netflix, Facetime, and other high-bandwidth modern applications.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most frequently available provider on the whole. They have Internet coverage reaching close to one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has registered availability to close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is up to 100 Mbps, while HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, anything above 10 Mbps will be sufficient to stream SD videos on WiFi. However, it may become an issue when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth apps like video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the availability map below to see broadband options on a granular level in Edwards.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Edwards, Missouri

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
CenturyLink 60 Mbps DSL 2m 16s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Edwards, Missouri

  • AT&T Internet - 10.5% Availability in Edwards - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • CenturyLink - 4.1% Availability in Edwards - Speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Edwards - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Edwards - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Edwards

Edwards Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Edwards is the 730th most connected city in Missouri behind Urbana, Warsaw, Macks Creek, Hermitage, and Wheatland.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Benton 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.

In Benton 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Edwards

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet DSL 10.5%+ 100 Mbps
CenturyLink DSL 4.1%+ 60 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 8.0%+ 60 Mbps

Compare Edwards to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Edwards 15.8 Mbps 5 $2.86 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +333.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.46 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +91.3 Mbps ) 18 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +83.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.29 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +95.9 Mbps ) 21 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +99.5 Mbps ) 9 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )