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Internet providers in 33982

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33982 internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable73%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsDSL94%
CenturyLink $50.00 ** 10 - 940 MbpsFiber-optic11%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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33982 internet service at a glance

At 74%, broadband coverage in the 33982 ZIP code is slightly lower than the rest of Florida - 97%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 33982 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 71% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 8.150% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.880% of those living in the 33982 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 33982 area, and 96.99% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 33982, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Punta Gorda

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 4 Mbps 1 Mbps Satellite
Viasat 10 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
Xfinity 216 Mbps 101 Mbps Cable
CenturyLink 24 Mbps 24 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 33982

The largest internet providers serving the 33982 ZIP code are Xfinity and CenturyLink bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to most in the 33982 ZIP code, covering 73% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 94% of the area. Punta Gorda’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers fiber-optic to around 11% of residents in the 33982 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

73%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 33982 ZIP code, covering 73% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 33982 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 Punta Gorda, $53.74.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Punta Gorda, $1.99.

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 33982 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 73% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Punta Gorda's providers, 325 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in the 33982 ZIP code, covering 94% 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 Punta Gorda, $53.74.

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 Punta Gorda, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 33982 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Punta Gorda's providers, 325 Mbps.

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CenturyLink fiber-optic internet

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

940 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

11%

Fiber-optic from CenturyLink offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 33982 ZIP code, covering 11% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from CenturyLink is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 33982 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for CenturyLink start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Punta Gorda, $53.74.

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 Punta Gorda, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 940 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 33982 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 11% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Punta Gorda's providers, 325 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 33982 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 33982 and the greater Punta Gorda area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Punta Gorda at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Punta Gorda at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 33982 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 33982 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 33982 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 73% of households in 33982. The next fastest internet provider in the 33982 ZIP code is CenturyLink, offering download speeds up to 940 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 33982 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Punta Gorda, $53.74.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 33982 ZIP code, covering 11% of the city.

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