Best Prairie Grove Internet Service Providers

Prairie Grove, AR has a total of 5 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 5 internet service options in Prairie Grove. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Prairie Grove is D D & B. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1D D & BDSL, Fiber1000 Mbps1000 Mbps50.0%
2CoxCable, Fiber1000 Mbps1000 Mbps49.7%
3Ozarks ElectricFiber1000 Mbps1000 Mbps24.4%
4ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
5HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%

Prairie Grove AR Internet Access Options

When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Prairie Grove have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:


Broadband Internet Speeds

Curious how fast the average internet speeds in Prairie Grove are compared to Washington County? Also, curious how the speeds compare to Arkansas overall?
Average download speeds in Prairie Grove of 61.58 Mbps are faster than the Washington County average download speeds and faster than the statewide average for Arkansas.


Prairie Grove Internet Access Facts

  • The average upload speed in Prairie Grove is 25.9 Mbps. This is 128.8% faster than the Washington County average and 123.3% faster than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • Cable internet is available to 85.0% of Washington County residents

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 73.3% of Washington County residents

  • The average internet download speed in Washington County is 36.56 Mbps based upon 492248 samples taken in the past year

  • The average download speed in Prairie Grove is 141.5% faster than the average in Arkansas and 90.1% faster than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • The average internet download speed in Prairie Grove is 61.58 Mbps based upon 10896 measurements taken in the last 12 months


Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Prairie Grove residents who have access to each of these technology types.

Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks D D & B as the top provider for Prairie Grove, Arkansas.

Who has the fastest internet service in Prairie Grove?

D D & B, Cox and Ozarks Electric with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Prairie Grove.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Prairie Grove, Arkansas?

The following zip codes were used: 72730 and 72753

What internet download speed do I need?

Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Prairie Grove internet service.

Speed Devices Typical Usage
25+ Mbps1-2 devicesWeb browsing
Music streaming
HD video streaming
100+ Mbps3-5 devicesVideo conferencing
4K video streaming
Online gaming
1000+ Mbps6+ devicesMultiple video or 4K streams
Zero latency gaming

How do the internet speeds in Prairie Grove compare to other cities in Arkansas?

Click through to see how the Prairie Grove broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Arkadelphia, Cedarville, Des Arc, Gravette, London, Perryville, Sheridan

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there are fiber internet providers in Prairie Grove - D D & B, Cox and Ozarks Electric.

What is DSL internet service?

DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.

Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Prairie Grove, Arkansas?

D D & B provides broadband internet service to 50.0% of Prairie Grove.

What is cable internet service?

Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.

Prairie Grove Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


  • 250+ channels
  • Contour voice remote control
  • Customizable add-ons
  • Make your TV content portable with the Contour app app
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  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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