Internet Providers in Venus, FL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Venus, FL
Internet Providers: 5
Internet Plans: 1
Fastest Speed Available: 100 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50

Internet Access in Venus, Florida

Consumers will find 12 Internet service providers (ISPs) in Venus. There are 3 mobile Internet companies and 5 offer wired or wireless residential broadband.

Keep in mind, since FCC availability data is tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months later, availability shown here may not be complete.

100 percent of Venus is currently cut off from choice for true broadband Internet service. This isn't a surprise seeing as market competition between the incumbent Internet providers is not strong. Residences in the local area have an average 1 options for service, accounting for the entire local population.

DSL Internet providers connect customers to Internet services using pre-existing phone wires, which explains why DSL is sold through companies that also offer landline phone connections. DSL is accessible by 75.76 percent of area addresses. You can refer to the graphs below to get an idea of how the advertised speeds line up with user-tested speed and throughputrecorded by local subscribers.

Viasat Internet is the most common on the whole, covering near one hundred percent of the area. HughesNet has coverage for near one hundred percent of the population. The top download speed advertised for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers up to 25 Mbps. In general, any speed above 10 megabits per second is enough to view SD video on WiFi. However, it may become an issue when multiple people try to use high-bandwidth services like video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Refer to the availability map below to see broadband options at the census block level.

Internet Statistics 2021

800 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Venus, Florida

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
CenturyLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Venus, Florida

  • CenturyLink - DSL - 75.8% Availability in Venus - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Venus - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Venus - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Venus

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Venus is the 356th most connected city in Florida ahead of Alva and Moore Haven, but behind Sebring, Lake Placid, and Lorida.

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 Highlands 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.

In Highlands County, approximately 10,000 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Venus

Provider Type Coverage Speed
CenturyLink DSL 75.8%+ 100 Mbps
Home Town Network Fixed Wireless 23.8%+ 25 Mbps
RapidSystems Fixed Wireless 9.5%+ 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
CenturyLink Business DSL 100% 100 Mbps
Florida High Speed Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 12.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
RapidSystems Fixed Wireless 17.9%+ 50 Mbps
Verizon Business Copper 4.0%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Venus to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Venus 17.6 Mbps 5 $3.75 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +397.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +10 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +101.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +12 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +98.6 Mbps ) 14 ( +9 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +109.8 Mbps ) 23 ( +18 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +110 Mbps ) 8 ( +3 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )