Internet Providers in Palmetto, FL

Residential Internet Statistics for Palmetto, FL
Internet Service Providers: 3
Plans Start From: $29.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Palmetto, Florida:

Showing 1 to 5 Providers

  • 1. Spectrum
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.9% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    99.8% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.8% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    55.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    55.6% 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

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Internet Access in Palmetto, Florida

Data on BroadbandNow is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reports. We also use direct provider reports and other private datasets to further validate that information. Plane and pricing data is aggregated manually through our market research team. We have found and verified 398 broadband deals in Palmetto in the past few years. Real-world speed test data shown here for Palmetto is limited to the 6,687 speed tests shown in the tools below.

The majority of Palmetto homes have 2-3 Internet companies to choose from. Averaged out across all census blocks, there are exactly 2.7 options for each location.

Looking specifically at the network technologies in Palmetto, there are currently two primary options: cable (Spectrum, for example) and DSL (think Frontier Communications).

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Palmetto's most common wired Internet options.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, Spectrum is another option to consider. They have coverage in near one hundred percent of the Palmetto area.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Palmetto, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 55.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 99.8%
900 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.

Palmetto is the 179th most connected city in Florida ahead of Longboat Key and Bradenton Beach, but behind Parrish, Bradenton, and Ellenton.

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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 1,000 people in Manatee 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: 73% of people living in Palmetto 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 98% of Palmetto 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 Manatee County, approximately 2,000 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 Palmetto to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Palmetto 121.7 Mbps 8 $1.03 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +460 Mbps ) 22 ( +14 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +51.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +13 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +78 Mbps ) 20 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +80.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +19 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +74.8 Mbps ) 11 ( +3 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )