Internet providers in Wildwood, FL

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Wildwood, FL internet providers

Provider
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable53%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 300 MbpsCable94%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic3.150%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL88%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Wildwood internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Wildwood 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 Wildwood area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Wildwood residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.150% of those living in Wildwood.

There are five internet providers serving the Wildwood area, and 98.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wildwood's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Wildwood

The largest internet providers in Wildwood are Xfinity, Spectrum, and CenturyLink bringing cable and DSL options to Wildwood.

Cable internet from Xfinity is available to most Wildwood residents, covering 53% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 94% of the area. Wildwood’s third most-available internet provider, CenturyLink, offers DSL to around 88% of Wildwood residents.

Xfinity cable internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

53%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to about half of households in Wildwood covering 53% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Wildwood 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 Wildwood, $45.99.

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 Wildwood, $0.77.

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 Wildwood. These download speeds are available to 53% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wildwood's providers, 317 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

94%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Wildwood covering 94% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Wildwood 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 Wildwood, $45.99.

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 Wildwood, $0.77.

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 Wildwood. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Wildwood's providers, 317 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to nearly all households in Wildwood covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink uses telephone lines in Wildwood 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 $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Wildwood, $45.99.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wildwood, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Wildwood. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wildwood's providers, 317 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in Wildwood with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.150% of households in Wildwood. The next fastest internet provider in Wildwood is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Wildwood with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wildwood, $45.99.

CenturyLink is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Wildwood, covering 3.150% of the city.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.