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Internet providers in 33812

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33812 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 -DSL100%
Frontier $54.99 -Fiber-optic100%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $64.99 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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33812 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 33812 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 33812 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 100% of those living in the 33812 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 33812 area. Among four internet providers in 33812, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lakeland

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 315 Mbps 254 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 157 Mbps 44 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 33812

The largest internet providers serving the 33812 ZIP code are Frontier and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 33812 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 100% of the area. Lakeland’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 33812 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to all households in the 33812 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lakeland, $58.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 33812 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lakeland's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to all households in the 33812 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Frontier is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 33812 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lakeland, $58.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 30 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in 33812 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Lakeland's providers, 112 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

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 33812 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 33812 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Lakeland, $58.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 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 Lakeland, $0.52.

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 33812 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lakeland's providers, 112 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 33812 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 33812 and the greater Lakeland area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Lakeland at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Lakeland at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 33812 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 33812 frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 33812 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 33812. The next fastest internet provider in the 33812 ZIP code is Frontier, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 33812 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Lakeland, $58.74.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 33812 ZIP code, covering 100% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.