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Internet providers in Ellenton, FL

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Spectrum $44.99 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Ellenton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Ellenton 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 Ellenton area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Ellenton residents. No DSL or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Ellenton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are three internet providers serving the Ellenton area. Among Ellenton's three internet providers, prices start at $44.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Ellenton

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

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

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Ellenton, $51.66.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellenton, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Ellenton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ellenton's providers, 112 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ellenton 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Ellenton, $51.66.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellenton, $1.61.

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 Ellenton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Ellenton's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Ellenton 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ellenton, $51.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ellenton, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Ellenton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Ellenton's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Ellenton with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Ellenton. The next fastest internet provider in Ellenton is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in Ellenton with plans starting at $44.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Ellenton, $51.66.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

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.