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Internet providers in Fort Myers Beach, FL

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Xfinity $29.99 15 - 200 MbpsCable100%
CenturyLink $65 12 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic30%
CenturyLink $45 12 - 100 MbpsDSL97%
Access Media 3 - -Cable9.894%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fort Myers Beach internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fort Myers Beach 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 Fort Myers Beach area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Fort Myers Beach 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 30% of those living in Fort Myers Beach.

There are five internet providers serving the Fort Myers Beach area, and 99.06% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fort Myers Beach's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fort Myers Beach

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

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to nearly all Fort Myers Beach residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 97% of the area. Fort Myers Beach’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 30% of Fort Myers Beach residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Fort Myers Beach covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fort Myers Beach 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 Fort Myers Beach, $46.24.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Myers Beach, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Fort Myers Beach. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fort Myers Beach's providers, 338 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Fort Myers Beach covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Fort Myers Beach 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 about the same as the average starting price for internet in Fort Myers Beach, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.75 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Myers Beach, $2.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Fort Myers Beach. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fort Myers Beach's providers, 338 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$65/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

30%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to some, but not many households in Fort Myers Beach covering 30% 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 Fort Myers Beach than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $65/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fort Myers Beach, $46.24.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.42 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fort Myers Beach, $2.43.

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 Fort Myers Beach. These download speeds are available to 30% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fort Myers Beach's providers, 338 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Fort Myers Beach with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 30% of households in Fort Myers Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Fort Myers Beach is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Fort Myers Beach with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fort Myers Beach, $46.24.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Fort Myers Beach, covering 30% of the city.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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%.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.