In Tampa, get high-speed internet, TV and home phone service from national providers like DIRECTV, Spectrum and Verizon. Looking to get the best deals for your Tampa home? Call our Allconnect experts today to see the most up-to-date pricing and offers near you.
What types of internet are available in Tampa?
Cable - 94.2% coverage
The largest cable company in Tampa is Spectrum, serving about 95% of the area. Average plans provide speeds up to 100 Mbps and include access to mobile hotspots and a free router and modem with installation.
✔ Availability: You’ll likely be able to get cable internet service from cable TV providers in Tampa.
✔ Speeds: Enjoy enough speed to browse, stream and game as much as you want.
X Lag: Internet speeds may be reduced during high-traffic hours since you’ll be sharing bandwidth with users that share your cable company in Florida.
DSL - 57% coverage
Verizon is a primary DSL internet provider to a limited portion of Tampa residents. With speeds that average around 15 Mbps, DSL is a great option for basic browsing and streaming.
✔ Availability: DSL is often available in densely populated areas.
✔ Pricing: Providers use existing phone lines in your home to setup your DSL connection. This keeps costs lower than connection types that require additional equipment.
X Speeds: DSL offers slower speeds than other internet connections available in Tampa.
Fiber - 91.2% coverage
You can experience the fastest speeds the internet has to offer Verizon Fios and Frontier Fios. Speeds start at 100 Mbps and go up to 1,000 Mbps or 1 Gbps, depending on your location.
✔ Speeds: Fiber internet currently offers the fastest speeds of any other connection type.
X Availability: It is often expensive to establish a fiber network, so fiber internet is only available to a limited amount of consumers nationwide.
What internet providers are in Tampa?
Consider internet connection type, data caps and contracts that may be mandatory with service when selecting your internet in Tampa. Pick your speed based on your typical internet activities like streaming and gaming, as well as how many devices you have connected. Compare some of the major Tampa internet providers and see what's right for your needs.
Cable in Tampa
DSL in Tampa
Fiber in Tampa
Average internet speed
Modem and router
Wi-Fi hotspots in Tampa?
What TV providers are in Tampa?
In populous areas of Tampa, your major cable TV providers will be XFINITY and Spectrum, which also offer their own TV and home phone services. Or you could get 100% digital HD picture and sound, 150,000+ on demand titles and more with fiber optic TV from Frontier. In a rural area? Try satellite TV service from DISH or DIRECTV – both serve the entire Tampa area.
Fios in Tampa
Cable in Tampa
Satellite in Tampa
On Demand programming
FiOS TV by Frontier app and free router with select bundles
Premium channels for first year and free HD
Free HD and DVR
Premium channels for first 3 mos. and free HD for life
NFL SUNDAY TICKET, 4K channels, premium channels for first 3 mos.
Frontier internet and phone
XFINITY internet and phone
Spectrum internet and voice
AT&T internet and phone
Choose your energy provider in Tampa
The electricity market in Florida is regulated, so your electricity provider will be assigned to you based on your address. Florida’s natural gas market is unregulated, so residents can choose a provider based on competitive rates. The Tampa area gets electricity from Progress Energy, formerly known as the Florida Power Corporation. Peoples Gas System, a division of TECO Energy, is the state's leading natural gas provider. For more information on energy services for your Tampa home, call now.
Moving to Tampa, FL?
Your move to Tampa is stress-free with help from the TV and internet experts at Allconnect. We’ll find and compare pricing and deals from major providers in your area, so you’ll be able to setup your TV, internet and phone service all at once. We’ve also listed some additional resources below to help you become more acquainted with everything Tampa has to offer:
Call Allconnect now to learn more about major providers in your area and to setup your Tampa home services quickly and easily. We’ll find and compare deals to help you select plans and services that are right for you.
Last updated on 4/3/18.
*Per month plus taxes for length of contract. Additional fees and terms may apply. Pricing varies by location and availability. All prices subject to change at any time.