Internet Providers in Fort Pierce, FL

Residential Internet Statistics for Fort Pierce, FL
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 10 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Fort Pierce, Florida:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    85.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    85.6% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    93.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    93.2% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    43.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    43.7% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Florida Broadband
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *20 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.9% Available
  • 7. 7. Hotwire Communications
    2.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    2.1% Available
  • 8. Hotwire
    0.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.8% Available
  • 9. AccessMedia3
    0.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.3% Available
  • 10. Upstream Network
    0.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *150 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    0.3% Available
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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 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 31.10 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 479 Internet deals for the Fort Pierce market as of 2022.

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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%
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber and Fixed Wireless 1s 85.6%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 93.2%
Hotwire Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 0.8%
AccessMedia3 150 Mbps Cable 54s 0.3%
Upstream Network 150 Mbps Cable 54s 0.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 43.7%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
7,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

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Compare Fort Pierce to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Fort Pierce 248.9 Mbps 16 $0.36 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +332.8 Mbps ) 22 ( +6 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -76.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +5 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -49.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +4 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -46.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -52.4 Mbps ) 11 ( -5 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )