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Internet providers in 34442

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34442 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL6.650%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable26%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable84%
CenturyLink $50.00 *** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL83%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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34442 internet service at a glance

At 97%, broadband coverage in the 34442 ZIP code 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 34442 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 88% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 58% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Hernando, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 34442 area, and 89.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 34442, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hernando

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 134 Mbps 23 Mbps Cable
Viasat 10 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
CenturyLink 75 Mbps 30 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 108 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 34442

The largest internet providers serving the 34442 ZIP code are Xfinity, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing cable and DSL options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to many in the 34442 ZIP code, covering 26% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 84% of the area. Hernando’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 83% of residents in the 34442 ZIP code.

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

26%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 34442 ZIP code, covering 26% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 34442 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 Hernando, $53.33.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hernando, $0.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 34442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 26% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hernando's providers, 99 Mbps.

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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

84%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in the 34442 ZIP code, covering 84% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 34442 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 Hernando, $53.33.

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 Hernando, $0.78.

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 34442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hernando's providers, 99 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

83%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 34442 ZIP code, covering 83% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines 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 $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Hernando, $53.33.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hernando, $0.78.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 34442 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 83% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hernando's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 34442 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 34442 and the greater Hernando area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hernando at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Hernando at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 34442 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 34442 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 34442 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 6.650% of households in 34442. The next fastest internet provider in the 34442 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 26% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 34442 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hernando, $53.33.

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.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.