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Internet providers in Lutz, FL

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Lutz, FL internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 -Fiber-optic94%
Frontier $54.99 -DSL69%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Fiber-optic2.520%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 200 MbpsCable2.862%
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Lutz internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lutz 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 Lutz area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Lutz residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% of those living in Lutz.

There are six internet providers serving the Lutz area, and 93.53% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lutz's six internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Lutz

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 198 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Frontier 185 Mbps 112 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in Lutz

The largest internet providers in Lutz are Frontier and Spectrum bringing fiber-optic, DSL, and cable options to Lutz.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Lutz residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Frontier, which covers 69% of the area. Lutz’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Lutz residents.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

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

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Lutz covering 94% 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 Lutz 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 Lutz, $51.65.

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 Lutz. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lutz's providers, 172 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

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

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

69%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in Lutz covering 69% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Lutz 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 Lutz, $51.65.

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 Lutz. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lutz's providers, 172 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 Lutz covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lutz 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 Lutz, $51.65.

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 Lutz, $0.35.

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 Lutz. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lutz's providers, 172 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Lutz and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lutz at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Lutz at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Lutz 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 Lutz may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Lutz cable, fiber-optic, and DSL internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Lutz with download speeds up to 1000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Lutz. The next fastest internet provider in Lutz is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1000 Mbps to 2.520% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Lutz with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lutz, $51.65.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Lutz, covering 94% of the city. Spectrum also offers fiber internet in Lutz and is available to 2.520% of households.

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.

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.