Percentage with access to 100 Mbps download or faster
Percentage with access to
1 Gbps download or faster
Average Mbps download speed
Being close to a metro area means that you might have access to a larger pool of fast internet options. Below are the top 3 metro locations per state.
Memphis – Population 1,350,620
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway – Population 741,104
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers – Population 549,128
The largest metro area in Arkansas is Memphis with a population of 1,350,620.00. This is followed by the Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway metro area, with a population of 741,104.00. This matters because according to the FCC data, areas with the highest population density tend to offer higher speeds and have access to more Internet providers.
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86% get DSL
73% get Cable
12% get Fiber
100% get Satellite
Broadband government information
Communication Service for the Deaf, Inc. (CSD) intends to expand broadband adoption among people who are deaf and hard of hearing and provide them with online tools to more fully participate in the digital economy.
AR Internet news
In collaboration with the state broadband advisory council, the Arkansas Health Information Exchange Council, the Arkansas State Library System, the Arkansas Literacy Councils, and pilot e-Communities, Connect Arkansas will address broadband access and adoption methods, and track broadband investment behaviors.