Only 11.7% of the population in Arkansas can access fiber-optic internet services. In comparison to the national average, which is 25%, this rate shows that the fiber technology is still in progress there.
The fiber gap is symptomatic of the overall low performance of internet service in the state. Although, the Arkansan general download speed is considerably faster than the other states in general: 104.1 Mbps.
The general average speeds in all the state territory is of 72.9 Mbps, and it is possible to find gig internet services there from major providers such as Xfinity, CenturyLink, Cox, Windstream, Suddenlink A and AT&T.
Check now how internet services are distributed by speeds there:
- 95.1% have access to wired broadband with 25 Mbps speeds or more.
- 94.9% have access to 100 Mbps or more.
- 23.9% have access to 1 gigabit speeds.