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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.