Internet Providers in South West City, MO

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Residential Internet Statistics for South West City, MO
Internet Providers: 3
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $102.95

Internet Access in South West City, Missouri

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in South West City. HughesNet is also a common option.

SGO Broadband is another common Internet option in South West City. They offer DSL and Fiber connections with coverage in 99 percent of the area.

Keep in mind that since FCC availability data is only tallied up biannually and only published six months after, availability shown in the results below may not include the latest network expansions or regional changes.

98.96 percent of South West City residents are currently without a choice so far as true broadband Internet service. This isn't a shock, since competition between Internet providers in the area is not strong. Addresses in the city generally have 1 options for service.

Satellite is the main kind of Internet present in South West City that residents should consider. The poor wired Internet services in the area is largely to blame for the low download speed averages, which rank 98.22% below the Missouri average. In spite of this, 10.2 Mbps can handle common uses including Twitch. Data caps are common in South West City. Data limits will create more issues when it comes to streaming video than Internet speed alone.

  • There are 7 internet providers in South West City with 3 of those offering residential service
  • South West City is the 822nd most connected city in Missouri behind Grove, Gravette, Jay, Anderson, and Noel.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In South West City, Missouri

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
SGO Broadband 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Providers in Nearby Cities

Internet Provider Competition Map For South West City

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South West City is the 822nd most connected city in Missouri behind Grove, Gravette, Jay, Anderson, and Noel.

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

Approximately 700 people in McDonald 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 McDonald 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 and Video Streaming Around South West City

Data collected by our market research team suggests that popular providers in South West City currently use data caps on residential broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue lately because subscribers see caps as a strategy to stop streaming services, while providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming services, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Compare South West City to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
South West City 10.2 Mbps 4 $3.32 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +524.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.89 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +138.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +150.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +11 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +159.3 Mbps ) 23 ( +19 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +151.9 Mbps ) 8 ( +4 ) $0.38 ( $0.00 )