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Internet providers in 34240

Find internet providers serving the 34240 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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34240 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesFiber-optic72%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable78%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable2.290%
Myakka Communications $49.95 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic25%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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34240 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 34240 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 34240 ZIP will have access to fiber-optic, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 83% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 81% of those living in the 34240 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 34240 area, and 92.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 34240, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Sarasota

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 209 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable
Spectrum 302 Mbps 75 Mbps Cable
Frontier 150 Mbps 76 Mbps Fiber-optic

Top high-speed internet providers in 34240

The largest internet providers serving the 34240 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Myakka Communications bringing fiber-optic and cable options to the area.

Fiber-optic internet from Frontier is available to most in the 34240 ZIP code, covering 72% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 78% of the area. Sarasota’s third most-available internet provider, Myakka Communications , offers fiber-optic to around 25% of residents in the 34240 ZIP code.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

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

Varies

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

72%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 34240 ZIP code, covering 72% 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 34240 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 Sarasota, $54.15.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

78%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to most households in the 34240 ZIP code, covering 78% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 34240 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 Sarasota, $54.15.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sarasota, $0.77.

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 34240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sarasota's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Myakka Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

Myakka Communications

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

25 Mbps

Average availability

25%

Fiber-optic from Myakka Communications offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 34240 ZIP code, covering 25% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Myakka Communications is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 34240 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Myakka Communications start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Sarasota, $54.15.

Myakka Communications 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 Sarasota, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Myakka Communications offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 25 Mbps in 34240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 25% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sarasota's providers, 94 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 34240 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 34240 and the greater Sarasota area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sarasota at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Sarasota at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 34240 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 34240 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 34240 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 78% of households in 34240. The next fastest internet provider in the 34240 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 2.290% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 34240 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sarasota, $54.15.

Frontier is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 34240 ZIP code, covering 72% of the city. Myakka Communications also offers fiber internet in 34240 and is available to 25% of households.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

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