Internet providers in Tarpon Springs, FL

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Tarpon Springs, FL internet providers

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Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsDSL94%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 30 MbpsFiber-optic87%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable100%
WideOpenWest - -Fiber-optic92%
WideOpenWest - -Cable91%
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Tarpon Springs internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Tarpon Springs 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 Tarpon Springs area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Tarpon Springs residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 94% of those living in Tarpon Springs.

There are five internet providers serving the Tarpon Springs area, and 98.87% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Tarpon Springs's five internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 600 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Tarpon Springs

The largest internet providers in Tarpon Springs are Frontier and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Tarpon Springs.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Tarpon Springs residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from Frontier, which covers 87% of the area. Tarpon Springs’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Tarpon Springs residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Tarpon Springs covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Tarpon Springs 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 Tarpon Springs, $45.74.

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 Tarpon Springs, $0.74.

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 Tarpon Springs. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Tarpon Springs's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Frontier fiber-optic internet

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

30 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

87%

Fiber-optic from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Tarpon Springs covering 87% 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 Tarpon Springs 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 Tarpon Springs, $45.74.

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 Tarpon Springs, $0.74.

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 Tarpon Springs. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Tarpon Springs's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Tarpon Springs covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Tarpon Springs, $45.74.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Tarpon Springs, $0.74.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Tarpon Springs. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Tarpon Springs's providers, 99 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

WideOpenWest is the fastest internet provider in Tarpon Springs with download speeds up to 600 Mbps. These speeds are available to 92% of households in Tarpon Springs. The next fastest internet provider in Tarpon Springs is WideOpenWest, offering download speeds up to 600 Mbps to 91% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Tarpon Springs with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Tarpon Springs, $45.74.

WideOpenWest is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Tarpon Springs, covering 92% of the city. Frontier also offers fiber internet in Tarpon Springs and is available to 87% of households.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.