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Internet providers in Panama City Beach, FL

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Panama City Beach, FL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic8.315%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL90%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable96%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable13%
WideOpenWest - -Fiber-optic95%
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Panama City Beach internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Panama City 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 Panama City Beach area will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of Panama City Beach residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 95% of those living in Panama City Beach.

There are seven internet providers serving the Panama City Beach area, and 97.40% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Panama City Beach's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Panama City Beach

The largest internet providers in Panama City Beach are AT&T, Xfinity, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to Panama City Beach.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Panama City Beach residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Panama City Beach’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 13% of Panama City Beach residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

90%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Panama City Beach covering 90% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Panama City 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Panama City Beach, $39.99.

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 Panama City Beach, $1.43.

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 Panama City Beach. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Panama City Beach's providers, 292 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Panama City Beach covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Panama City 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 Panama City Beach, $39.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Panama City Beach, $1.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Panama City Beach. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Panama City Beach's providers, 292 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

200 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in Panama City Beach covering 13% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Panama City Beach, $39.99.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Panama City Beach, $1.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Panama City Beach. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Panama City Beach's providers, 292 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Panama City Beach with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.315% of households in Panama City Beach. The next fastest internet provider in Panama City Beach is WideOpenWest, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Panama City Beach with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Panama City Beach, $39.99.

WideOpenWest is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Panama City Beach, covering 95% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in Panama City Beach and is available to 8.315% of households.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

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.