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Internet Providers in Kissimmee, Florida
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Internet Access in Kissimmee, Florida
Information here is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider territory reports. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers and other private datasets to further validate and enhance that information on a census block level. Pricing and plan data is aggregated manually by our research division. Locally, we've aggregated 633 Internet plans in the area around Kissimmee since founding in 2014. Average speed dataon this page is based on 43,165 local connections and intended for provider comparison purposes, not to indicate maximum Internet speeds available.
Spectrum is also a common broadband choice in Kissimmee. They offer Cable service in 96 percent of the area.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Kissimmee's most widely available wired broadband options.
Cable providers like Spectrum and DSL Internet service providers like CenturyLink make up the top network types with availability in Kissimmee.
On the whole, the choice between ISPs in Kissimmee isn't high (2.63 companies registered in the average census block). It isn't a lot, yet it's enough to drive competition on price that is good for those who live in better connected neighborhoods.
- There are 20 internet providers in Kissimmee with 12 of those offering residential service
- Kissimmee is the 12th most connected city in Florida ahead of Davenport, Windermere, Saint Cloud, and Haines City, but behind Orlando.
- Explore internet access for communities within Kissimmee: Poinciana and Celebration
- The fastest zip code in Kissimmee for July 2021 is 34741. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
3.5% of consumers in Kissimmee7,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Kissimmee, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Hotwire Communications||10,000 Mbps||Fiber||0s||1.5%|
|Smart City||1,000 Mbps||Fiber and DSL||8s||3.4%|
|Summit Broadband||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||1.6%|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||22.4%|
|CenturyLink||940 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||81.3%|
|AT&T Fiber||940 Mbps||Fiber||8s||0.6%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL and Fiber||8s||10.4%|
|Summit Broadband||100 Mbps||Cable||1m 21s||3.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Broadband Access for Education in Kissimmee
American College For Medical Careers and Johnson University Florida are the biggest universities in Kissimmee. For the 600 combined students living in the area, strong internet service access is a must for obtaining educational materials and viewing research. Both universities have 3-4 ISPs at the average address within two miles of each campus. American College For Medical Careers students that live around campus can expect to get download speeds of around 149.6 Mbps, according to speed test data in the American College For Medical Careers zip. Speeds surrounding Johnson University Florida average out to 146.96 Mbps over 5,540 tests run in the past year.
FCC and US Government reports regularly cite the need to better internet service availability for college and high school students.
Data Caps in Kissimmee
Data collected by our research team shows that popular providers in Kissimmee place a limit on streaming on home broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue because users view them as a strategy to discourage "cord cutting". Providers maintain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which easily consumes 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Kissimmee neighborhoods
Broadband data in Kissimmee is available in the following neighborhoods: Poinciana, Celebration.
Compare Kissimmee to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Kissimmee||132.9 Mbps||15||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +401.5 Mbps )||17 ( +2 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +15.9 Mbps )||17 ( +2 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +27.7 Mbps )||15||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +36.6 Mbps )||23 ( +8 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +29.2 Mbps )||8 ( -7 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|