Internet Providers in Fort Pierce, Florida

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  • 1. AT&T Internet
    85.6% Available
    85.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    940 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 25-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None required
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    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Xfinity
    93.2% Available
    93.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
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    35 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $20 - $106
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
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    There are 13 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. T-Mobile Home Internet
    Available
    43.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
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    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
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    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. EarthLink
    82.9% Available
    82.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
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    1000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 7. 7. Florida Broadband
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    8 Mbps
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    2 Mbps
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0.8-8mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Installation: Includes one-time installation charge.
    • Price Range: $29 - $269
  • 8. 8. Hotwire Communications
    2.1% Available
    2.1%

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    Speeds up to:
    10000 Mbps
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    10000 Mbps
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    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-10000mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Installation: Includes installation.
    • Price Range: $109.99 - $259.99
    • Contracts: None required
  • 9. Hotwire
    0.8% Available
    0.8%

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  • 10. AccessMedia3
    0.3% Available
    0.3%

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    Speeds up to:
    150 Mbps
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  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    6 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

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    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
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    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Fort Pierce, Florida

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Fort Pierce. HughesNet is also widely available.

XFINITY from Comcast and AT&T Internet also have coverage in Fort Pierce, often competing for the same customers.

There's a decent amount of competition between companies within Fort Pierce. However, 7,000 locals don't have service from multiple providers. This means that if they aren't pleased by the quality of service, they are forced to rely on a poor quality wireless connection. Thankfully, this isn't the norm in Fort Pierce — the average household has 3-4 Internet choices.

Cable and DSL are the two dominant broadband network options in Fort Pierce. They are fighting for the same subscribers at many addresses and competing on service quality. Performance from cable is overall stronger. That said, overall performance seen with either network type are similar. Local download speed test records show that network performance is above-average. Fort Pierce is currently 30.23 percent higher than the Florida aggregated average so far as download speed.

The broadband coverage statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of government data from the FCC and privatized data collected from providers. Average statistics shown below regarding speed and performance averages comes primarily from M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has hand-aggregated package pricing and plan details on 458 Internet deals for the Fort Pierce market as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

7,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Fort Pierce, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hotwire Communications 10,000 Mbps Fiber 0s 2.1%
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 93.2%
Hotwire Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 0.8%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 8s 85.6%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 82.9%
AccessMedia3 150 Mbps Cable 54s 0.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Fort Pierce

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Fort Pierce is the 127th most connected city in Florida behind Palm City, Jensen Beach, Port Saint Lucie, Stuart, and Vero Beach.

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

Approximately 6,000 people in St. Lucie 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: 9% of people living in Fort Pierce 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 92% of Fort Pierce 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 St. Lucie 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.

Internet for Educational Purposes in Fort Pierce

Economic development reports routinely highlight a large pattern between internet service access and enhanced schooling. For education, personal Internet access is practically a necessity as universities including Virginia College-Fort Pierce in Fort Pierce adapt digital platforms to distribute student work. Looking at 11,199 speed tests reported over the past year at locations within two miles of Virginia College-Fort Pierce campus, performance averages are around 331.17 Mbps — considerably higher than the minimum speeds needed for viewing video and operating cloud or communication platforms.

Data Cap Issues and Video Streaming Around Fort Pierce

Data from our researchers suggests that some of the common ISPs use data caps on home broadband packages. Data caps are controversial since consumers view them as a strategy to limit streaming, while providers maintain data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.

Compare Fort Pierce to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Pierce 229.7 Mbps 13 $0.29 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +315.9 Mbps ) 19 ( +6 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( -68.4 Mbps ) 17 ( +4 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( -48.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +4 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( -43.1 Mbps ) 24 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( -50.6 Mbps ) 9 ( -4 ) $0.30 ( + $0.00 )