Internet Service Providers in Florence, Vermont

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Residential Internet Statistics for Florence, VT
Wired Internet Providers: 2
Average Speed Test Result: 1.67 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,200 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 2.44%

Internet Access in Florence, Vermont

The Internet coverage data listed here is calculated from FCC Form 477 data. Then, we ensure the data is cross-validated against private lit address files. We've processed 401 rows of governmental and private data catalogues about broadband access in Florence. The download speed averages originate from 242 speed tests in Florence.

Considering the technology types in Florence, you have two primary options: cable (XFINITY from Comcast is an example) and DSL (think Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)).

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Florence's primary wired broadband options.

Broadband competition for residents of Florence is relatively strong, with most homes having 3-4 providers to choose from. Access isn't distributed evenly — as a surprising 16.7 percent of residents still only have one or zero options for broadband service.

While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, XFINITY from Comcast is also in Florence with a top speed of 987 Mbps. Providers like VTel Wireless connect customers to as much as 2 Mbps via wireless relays. Explore the interactive map to compare how many options are available on a granular level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how Viasat compares with other Florence options in real-world speed tests.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Florence, Vermont

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Florence, Vermont

  • Xfinity - 97.6% Availability in Florence - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Consolidated - 84.4% Availability in Florence - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Florence - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Florence - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Florence

Florence Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Florence is the 109th most connected city in Vermont ahead of Proctor, Pittsford, and Brandon, but behind Castleton and West Rutland.

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

Approximately 100 people in Rutland 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.

Approximately 83% of Florence 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.

In Rutland County, approximately 3,000 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 Florence

Provider Type Coverage Speed
VTel Wireless Fixed Wireless 98.3%+ 1.5 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 97.6%+ 1,200 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 88.0%+ 1.0 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 84.4%+ 80 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 99.3%+ 987 Mbps
CenturyLink Business Fiber 2.4%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Florence to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Florence 1.7 Mbps 6 $0.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +347.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +105.4 Mbps ) 18 ( +12 ) $0.20 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +98 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +110 Mbps ) 21 ( +15 ) $0.21 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +113.6 Mbps ) 9 ( +3 ) $0.26 ( + $0.00 )