Internet Providers in Balm, FL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Balm, FL
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 6
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $65.82

Internet Access in Balm, Florida

Consumers will find 8 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Balm. There are 3 mobile options and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

In terms of network types, there are essentially two network types for Balm residents: fiber or cable. They overlap for most buildings in the area.

Keep in mind, since FCC coverage data is collected biannually and only published six months later, providers listed in the results might not reflect the most recent expansions.

Most Balm households have 2-3 companies available. Accounting for all census blocks, there are precisely 2.42 providers for each location.

Spectrum and Frontier Communications are the most commonly avialable telecoms in Balm so far as coverage. As the maps below show, the more common companies often overlap around Balm.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Balm, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Balm, Florida

  • Spectrum - Cable - 100.0% Availability in Balm - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Frontier - Fiber - 100.0% Availability in Balm - Call For Speed Availability
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Balm - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Balm - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Balm

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Balm is the 260th most connected city in Florida behind Lithia, Riverview, Sun City Center, Apollo Beach, and Wimauma.

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 Hillsborough 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.

Fiber Availability: 100% of people living in Balm have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 100% of Balm residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Hillsborough 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Balm

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Spectrum Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
Frontier Communications Fiber 100% Call For Speed Availability
RapidSystems Fixed Wireless 41.7%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business Fiber 100% Call For Speed Availability
Spectrum Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps
RapidSystems Fixed Wireless 49.4%+ 50 Mbps

Compare Balm to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Balm 44.5 Mbps 5 $0.97 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +370.9 Mbps ) 16 ( +11 ) $0.70 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +74.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +71.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +82.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +83.1 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.37 ( $0.00 )