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Internet Providers in Sun City Center, Florida
Residential Internet Statistics for Sun City Center, FL
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$64.99|
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Internet Access in Sun City Center, Florida
Information here is based on the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. BroadbandNow also uses direct provider reports to validate the information. Pricing and plan information is aggregated by our data analysis team. We've collected and verified 371 Internet plans in Sun City Center since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 828 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Spectrum is also a common broadband option in Sun City Center, offering primarily Cable service available to near one hundred percent of the area.
The average Sun City Center customer has 2-3 Internet providers that are able to service at their address. Competition is desireable. It tends to improve prices and service reliability at a given address. This choice isn't distributed evenly, though. In fact, a surprising 21.13 of the local population still has only one option for wired broadband access.
Cable and DSL providers like Frontier Communications make up the primary broadband infrastructure types available in Sun City Center.
According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest ISPs in Sun City Center in terms of coverage. These providers often compete at addresses in most blocks around Sun City Center.
Internet Statistics 2021
21.1% of consumers in Sun City Center4,000 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.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sun City Center, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL and Fiber||8s||67.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps Around Sun City Center
Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the common ISPs currently use data caps on residential broadband packages. Data caps are a public issue because consumers see them as a tactic for limiting streaming services, while providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which easily eats up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Sun City Center to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Sun City Center||74.4 Mbps||5||$0.63 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +460 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +74.4 Mbps )||17 ( +12 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +86.2 Mbps )||15 ( +10 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +95.1 Mbps )||23 ( +18 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +87.7 Mbps )||8 ( +3 )||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|