Internet Providers in Panama City Beach, Florida

Residential Internet Statistics for Panama City Beach, FL
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Panama City Beach, Florida:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    65% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    65% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    92.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    92.2% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    31.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    31.4% Available
  • 4. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    90% Available
  • 5. 5. WOW!
    88.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    88.6% Available
  • 6. 6. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. CenturyLink
    4.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    4.7% Available
  • 9. 9. Mediacom
    19.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    19.7% Available
  • 1. Comcast Business
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    98.1% Available
  • 2. AT&T
    53.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    53.8% Available
  • 3. Mediacom Business
    46.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    46.9% Available
  • 4. CenturyLink Business
    16.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    16.2% Available
  • 5. 5. CenturyLink Business
    26.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    26.7% Available
  • 6. 6. Windstream
    3.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    3.2% Available
  • 7. 7. Windstream
    5.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    5.3% Available
  • 10. 8. WOW! Business
    37.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    37.8% Available
  • 11. 9. Uniti Fiber
    32.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    32.9% Available
  • 13. 10. GTT
    9.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *N/A
    • Copper
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Copper
    9.6% Available

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Internet Access in Panama City Beach, Florida

Panama City Beach has a total of 9 broadband providers offering residential service. If you count business Internet, there are 21 Internet providers overall, like WOW!.

Viasat Internet has the widest availability for Panama City Beach residents. They are available to close to one hundred percent of Panama City Beach census blocks. HughesNet is also a common option, with coverage in close to one hundred percent of residents with Satellite service. HughesNet's fastest package in Panama City Beach is 25 Mbps.

The information on this page comes from FCC reports, and is confirmed against privatized databases to create more accurate resources than is available from the FCC directly. Information about pricing and speed of specific Internet plans is generated by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year.

Since the majority of buildings come pre-wired for one telephone (DSL) company and cable networks don't generally overlap, the average home in Panama City Beach has 2 wired broadband providers to choose from (2.99 per census block). 6.74% of the Panama City Beach area have one or fewer choices. Regardless of other services available, DSL and cable Internet usually provide the best pricing for home use.

IPBB and Fiber is the best-performing kind of Internet with coverage around Panama City Beach that residents should consider. The poor wired Internet infrastructure in Panama City Beach is largely to blame for the low download speed averages. Panama City Beach average download speeds clock in 103.63% beneath the Florida average. Still, 67.9 Mbps can support high-bandwidth uses like streaming Twitch. Plans with data caps from the incumbent providers around Panama City Beach pose more of an issue for video streaming than Internet speed alone.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Panama City Beach, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 65.0%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 92.2%
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 19.7%
CenturyLink 940 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 4.7%
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 88.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 31.4%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
1,000 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.

Panama City Beach is the 4th most connected city in Florida ahead of Panama City, Lynn Haven, Santa Rosa Beach, Youngstown, and Freeport.

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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 3,000 people in Bay 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: 28% of people living in Panama City Beach 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 93% of Panama City Beach 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 Bay County, approximately 5,000 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 Panama City Beach to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Panama City Beach 67.9 Mbps 11 $0.22 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +513.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +104.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +131.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +134.3 Mbps ) 24 ( +13 ) $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +128.6 Mbps ) 10 ( -1 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )