Internet Providers in Hobe Sound, FL
Residential Internet Statistics for Hobe Sound, FL
|Internet Service Providers:||5|
|Plans Start From:||$25|
|Top Download Speed:||10 Gbps|
|Fastest Connection Type:||Fiber|
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Internet Access in Hobe Sound, Florida
The Hobe Sound area has two main Internet options: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network has download speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability in virtually one hundred percent of the city. HughesNet provides Satellite. They have coverage in near one hundred percent of Hobe Sound and advertise downstream speeds up to a maximum of 25 Mbps.
In terms of network technology being used across Hobe Sound, we see that the most common physical wire broadband technology varieties are IPBB and Fiber and Cable, with 92.96% and 97.75% respectively. Regular cable TV providers are the main source for cable Internet service, thanks to the fact that they can utilize their pre-existing TV wires — which have already been built out to homes in the area — to connect customers to Internet service. Cable often makes sense for local residents because of the strong speeds in an attainable price range.
In terms of coverage options, the average Hobe Sound home will have 3 providers at a given address. Only 2 percent of the Hobe Sound population are limited to one or fewer options for Internet.
The Internet coverage data on this page is primarily sourced via FCC reports, and is cross-validated using privatized data sources to create more detailed resources than governmental websites. Information on pricing of individual broadband plans is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. We've catalogued 351 Hobe Sound Internet plans from 2014–present. There are 48 Internet or bundled plans currently available.
Aside from HughesNet and Viasat, Xfinity also serves Hobe Sound with a recorded maximum speed of 1,000 Mbps. Fixed wireless providers such as Florida Broadband deliver as much as 3 Mbps using direct wireless relays. There are 7 providers offering enterprise-level connections like T1 and MPLS. See the map on this page to see broadband coverage on the census block level, or our speed data to compare how Viasat compares with other Hobe Sound options in speed tests.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Hobe Sound, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Hotwire Communications||10,000 Mbps||Fiber||0s||4.7%|
|AT&T Internet||5,000 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||1s||93.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile 5G Home Internet||182 Mbps||5G Internet||45s||57.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
2.0% of consumers in Hobe Sound300 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.
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Map of ISPs in Hobe Sound
Compare Hobe Sound to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Hobe Sound||71.3 Mbps||12||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||581.7 Mbps ( +510.4 Mbps )||22 ( +10 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||172.8 Mbps ( +101.5 Mbps )||21 ( +9 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||199.7 Mbps ( +128.4 Mbps )||20 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||202.2 Mbps ( +130.9 Mbps )||27 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||196.5 Mbps ( +125.2 Mbps )||11 ( -1 )||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|