Internet Providers in Palm Bay, FL

Residential Internet Statistics for Palm Bay, FL
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 10 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Palm Bay, Florida:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    94.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.3% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    99.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.6% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    97% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97% Available
  • 6. 6. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    24.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    24.4% Available
  • 7. 7. Florida Broadband
    6.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *20 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.1% Available
  • 8. Hotwire Communications
    0.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    0.4% Available
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Internet Access in Palm Bay, Florida

Palm Bay currently has two widespread Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider, with speeds as high as 35 Mbps and coverage for near one hundred percent of the city. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite. Their Internet plans have coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area.

Most households in Palm Bay have two or more to choose from. See the map on this page to explore competition shifts around the city.

Cable and DSL are the dominant broadband network options around the Palm Bay metro area, fighting over subscribers at most addresses and competing with each other. Performance from cable is generally stronger and more consistent. That said, big-picture performance metrics seen with either Internet technology system are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network quality in a given area.

Spectrum and EarthLink can also provide Internet service in Palm Bay, with shared coverage areas in some streets.

Coverage data analysis on this page comes from FCC reporting. ISPs in Palm Bay are required to report deployment and subscriber data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with providers, we are able to verify this data with privatized data submitted by Internet providers. The speed averages shown on this page are calculated from browser-based speed tests from Palm Bay. [1]

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Palm Bay, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Hotwire Communications 10,000 Mbps Fiber 0s 0.4%
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 94.3%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.6%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet 8s 97.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 24.4%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

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

Palm Bay is the 223rd most connected city in Florida ahead of Melbourne Beach, but behind Melbourne, Grant, Malabar, and Indialantic.

Reference

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

Approximately 200 people in Brevard County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 12% of people living in Palm Bay have residential fiber service available to them.

Reference

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

Approximately 99% of Palm Bay residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

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

Map of ISPs in Palm Bay

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Compare Palm Bay to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Palm Bay 123.4 Mbps 12 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +458.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +49.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +76.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +78.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +73.1 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )