Internet Providers in Venice, FL

Enter your zip code to find internet providers in your neighborhood.

Residential Internet Statistics for Venice, FL
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $58.74

Internet Access in Venice, Florida

There are 6 broadband providers in Venice marketing residential connections, and a total of 16 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers such as GTT Communications and XFINITY from Comcast. (Take note that some may be "doubles", since many incumbent providers list home and smb service under separate branches.)

The information on this page comes via FCC coverage reports specific to the area, and is confirmed through privatized databases and direct provider reporting to output more accurate resources than governmental websites. Address-level information isn't always available. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting tens of thousands of data points each year. There are a total of 492 plans in Venice from 2014 to the present. There are 50 Internet deals currently marketed in the area.

Taking a look now at network technology with significant infrastructure already built in Venice, we see that the most widespread physical wire broadband Internet technology types are Cable and DSL and Fiber, with 97.41% and 95.34% respectively. Cable Internet is sold by residential television companies, who use their already-built TV network connections. Venice customers of cable companies such as XFINITY from Comcast often select cable because of the combination of low pricing for workable speeds. (Compared to the alternatives, anyway.)

The average location in Venice has 3-4 companies at a given address, or exactly 3.77 Internet providers in each census block. Still, 3.44 percent of the Venice population are limited to one or fewer options for broadband.

Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole. They offer coverage for virtually one hundred percent of Venice residents. HughesNet is available to near one hundred percent of residents. The top download speed recorded for Viasat is 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised packages up to 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 Mbps is sufficient to view lower-quality SD videos to devices on WiFi, but is likely to become challenging when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth applications such as video chat and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the Internet availability map below to compare Internet options on a granular level.

  • There are 13 internet providers in Venice with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Venice is the 87th most connected city in Florida ahead of Osprey, Englewood, and North Port, but behind Sarasota and Nokomis.
  • The fastest zip code in Venice for July 2021 is 34293. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

2,000 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.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Venice, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 97.4%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 3.3%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber 8s 95.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Venice

Venice Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Venice is the 87th most connected city in Florida ahead of Osprey, Englewood, and North Port, but behind Sarasota and Nokomis.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Sarasota County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 82% of people living in Venice have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 97% of Venice residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

As of this month, 34293 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Venice.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Sarasota County, approximately 9,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Venice Telecommuting and Tech

There are 1,912 workers located in Venice who perform their work primarily from home via telecommuting. Of those telecommuting, 69.87 percent take home less than $75,000 annually. Venice features strong Fiber coverage, so it's unsurprising that telecommuting using strong home Broadband would be a popular option for locals. Fiber is a great Broadband service that easily supports cloud services and other high-bandwidth work uses. Among the portion of Venice that census records identify as working from home, 69.87 Within home office workers in Venice, 69.87% earn less than $75,000 annually. If you're procuring a home network for a home office, be sure to verify any data limitations. Many Internet connections have data caps. This may impact you negatively if you use a lot of data for work purposes like video conferencing, etc. Business-class connections can be installed if you need more than a typical consumer-grade package.

Data Caps in Venice

Many Internet companies have begun to add "data caps" to their residential Internet packages recently. This market trend is certainly true for the Venice market, with ISPs like Xfinity featuring capped plans. This won't really matter for most customers, but it might affect subscribers that upload a lot of HD or 4K video. For residents with data use concerns, start by checking for fiber at your address with the search bar above. Fiber is sometimes more expensive. However, they usually offer unlimited data use since the fiber infrastructure doesn't share limited bandwidth seen with cable and DSL connections.

Compare Venice to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Venice 153.4 Mbps 7 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +381 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.89 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( -4.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +7.2 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +16.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +8.7 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.38 ( + $0.00 )