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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 $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic72%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL64%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable78%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable2.291%
Myakka Communications $49.95 10 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic25%
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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 cable, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 72% 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 $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 34240

The largest internet providers serving the 34240 ZIP code are Frontier and Xfinity bringing fiber-optic, DSL, 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 DSL from Frontier, which covers 64% of the area. Sarasota’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 78% of residents in the 34240 ZIP code.

Frontier fiber-optic internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

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 $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sarasota, $43.82.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sarasota, $0.89.

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 34240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 72% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sarasota's providers, 100 Mbps.

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Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

64%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to most households in the 34240 ZIP code, covering 64% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sarasota, $43.82.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sarasota, $0.89.

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 34240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Sarasota's providers, 100 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

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, $43.82.

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 Sarasota, $0.89.

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 34240 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 78% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Sarasota's providers, 100 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 $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Sarasota at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 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

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in the 34240 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 2.291% of households in 34240. The next fastest internet provider in the 34240 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 78% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 34240 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sarasota, $43.82.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.