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Internet Providers in Winter Haven, Florida
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Internet Access in Winter Haven, Florida
Winter Haven residences have an average of 2.41 providers to choose from. This is a normal level of competition, seeing as the majority of companies that provide Internet were formerly cable television and phone providers. Most houses are wired for both of these services.
Viasat Internet is the most common option in Winter Haven. They are available to virtually one hundred percent of Winter Haven addresses. HughesNet is the most common second option, serving virtually one hundred percent of Winter Haven with Satellite service. The fastest package we've found for HughesNet in Winter Haven is 25 megabits per second download.
Spectrum provides a common second choice. They offer close to one hundred percent coverage and a maximum speed of 940 Mbps. There are also 7 companies in city limits offering enterprise and business technologies like point-to-point connectivity. We list every provider with explicit business plans on their website.
The data listed here is sourced via FCC filings, and is enhanced with private databases to output more granular results than can be accessed through the FCC directly. Speed and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans every year.
To summarize, the most frequently available broadband options within Winter Haven are Cable and DSL and Fiber. The coverage maps and speed test data seen below show how the actual speed test and performance results differ between zip codes and ISPs in Winter Haven.
- There are 13 internet providers in Winter Haven with 5 of those offering residential service
- Winter Haven is the 164th most connected city in Florida ahead of Eagle Lake, Dundee, Haines City, Auburndale, and Lake Alfred.
- Explore internet access for communities within Winter Haven: Wahneta and Cypress Gardens
- The fastest zip code in Winter Haven for July 2021 is 33881. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
9.2% of consumers in Winter Haven8,000 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 Winter Haven, Florida
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||987 Mbps||Cable||8s||2.4%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL and Fiber||8s||86.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
- Lake Alfred, FL
- Auburndale, FL
- Eagle Lake, FL
- Dundee, FL
- Haines City, FL
- Davenport, FL
- Polk City, FL
- Bartow, FL
- Lake Wales, FL
- Lakeland, FL
- Mulberry, FL
- River Ranch, FL
- Babson Park, FL
- Indian Lake Estates, FL
- Fort Meade, FL
- Frostproof, FL
- Plant City, FL
- Kissimmee, FL
- Bowling Green, FL
- Saint Cloud, FL
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.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Internet access in Winter Haven neighborhoods
We have gathered data on Internet availability in a variety of neighborhoods in Winter Haven: Wahneta, Cypress Gardens.
Compare Winter Haven to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Winter Haven||144.1 Mbps||6||$0.55 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +390.3 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +4.7 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +16.5 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +25.4 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +18 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Winter Haven
It is great
Installers did a great job. Very fast, very clean. The equipment works perfectly. The speed is as advertised. My last Wi-Fi provider was very slow and expensive. I would recommend this company.