Internet providers in Estero, FL

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Estero internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Estero 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 Estero area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Estero residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 29% of those living in Estero.

There are six internet providers serving the Estero area, and 99.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Estero's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Estero

The largest internet providers in Estero are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Estero.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Estero residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 87% of the area. Estero’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of Estero residents.

Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Estero covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Estero, $47.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Estero, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Estero. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Estero's providers, 325 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Estero covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Estero to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Estero, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Estero, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Estero. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Estero's providers, 325 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$49/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in Estero covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Estero than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $49/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Estero, $47.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.08 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Estero, $3.63.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Estero. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Estero's providers, 325 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Estero, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Estero, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Estero and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Estero at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Estero at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Estero residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Estero, FL internet providers

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Provider
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 150 MbpsCable99%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic14%
CenturyLink $49/mo. 12 - 100 MbpsDSL87%
Orlando Telephone Company, Inc. - -Fiber-optic16%
Hotwire Communications, Ltd. - -Fiber-optic2.897%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Estero with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 14% of households in Estero. The next fastest internet provider in Estero is Orlando Telephone Company, Inc., offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 16% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Estero with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Estero, $47.24.

Orlando Telephone Company, Inc. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Estero, covering 16% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in Estero and is available to 14% of households.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.