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Internet providers in Dover, FL

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Dover, FL internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic3.839%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable7.776%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Dover internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Dover is comparable to the rest of Florida - 97%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Dover area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Dover residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 11% of those living in Dover.

There are six internet providers serving the Dover area, and 98.03% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Dover's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dover

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 102 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Frontier 279 Mbps 132 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 122 Mbps 6 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Dover

The largest internet providers in Dover are Spectrum, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing cable and satellite options to Dover.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Dover residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Dover’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Dover residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Dover covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Dover residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Dover, $54.15.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dover, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Dover. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dover's providers, 87 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Dover covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dover where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dover, $54.15.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dover, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dover. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Dover's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Dover covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Dover where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Dover, $54.15.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dover, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Dover. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Dover's providers, 87 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Dover with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 7.776% of households in Dover. The next fastest internet provider in Dover is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Dover with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dover, $54.15.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Dover, covering 3.839% of the city.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.