Internet providers in Forest City, FL

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Forest City, FL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL29%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic15%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL72%
Dais Communications - -Fiber-optic3.085%
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Forest City internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Forest City 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 Forest City area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Forest City residents. DSL 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 18% of those living in Forest City.

There are seven internet providers serving the Forest City area, and 99.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Forest City's seven internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Forest City

The largest internet providers in Forest City are AT&T, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing DSL and cable options to Forest City.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many Forest City residents, covering 29% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Forest City’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 72% of Forest City residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

29%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Forest City covering 29% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Forest City 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest City, $64.16.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest City, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Forest City. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Forest City's providers, 269 Mbps.

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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 Forest City covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest City, $64.16.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest City, $1.15.

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 Forest City. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Forest City's providers, 269 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

72%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in Forest City covering 72% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Forest City 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 $45/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Forest City, $64.16.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Forest City, $1.15.

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 Forest City. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Forest City's providers, 269 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Forest City and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are about average in Forest City at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly lower than average in Forest City at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Forest City residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Forest City may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Forest City cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Forest City with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 15% of households in Forest City. The next fastest internet provider in Forest City is Dais Communications , offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 3.085% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Forest City with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Forest City, $64.16.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Forest City, covering 15% of the city. Dais Communications also offers fiber internet in Forest City and is available to 3.085% of households.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.