High Speed Internet Providers in
Sarasota County, Florida

23
Providers
7
Deals
5.0 Gbps
Max Speed

Best Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida

We've found 23 internet providers in your area including 7 internet provider deals. The fastest download speed available in your area for residential plans is 5.0 Gbps! Residential, business and mobile internet providers for Sarasota County, Florida are shown below.

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Yes! Residential Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
DSL up to 10 Mbps
10 Mbps! CenturyLink provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 10 Mbps and maximum uploads of 1 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Cable up to 1.2 Gbps
1.2 Gbps! Xfinity provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Cable Modem technology with maximum download speeds of 1.2 Gbps and maximum uploads of 35 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 10 Mbps
Fiber up to 5.0 Gbps
5.0 Gbps! Earthlink provides internet in Sarasota County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 10 Mbps down and 1 Mbps up and Fiber to the End User technology with max speeds of 5.0 Gbps down and 5.0 Gbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
DSL up to 500 Mbps
500 Mbps! Fidium Fiber provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with maximum download speeds of 500 Mbps and maximum uploads of 75 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
DSL up to 10 Mbps
Fiber up to 5.0 Gbps
5.0 Gbps! Frontier provides internet in Sarasota County using Asymmetric xDSL technology with max speeds of 10 Mbps down and 1 Mbps up and Fiber to the End User technology with max speeds of 5.0 Gbps down and 5.0 Gbps up. Use our internet comparison form to check which internet service is available at a specific address.
Satellite up to 25 Mbps
25 Mbps! HughesNet provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 25 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Satellite up to 30 Mbps
30 Mbps! Viasat provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Geostationary Satellite Internet technology with maximum download speeds of 30 Mbps and maximum uploads of 3 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Wireless
50 Mbps
Fiber
200 Mbps
Fiber
1.0 Gbps
Wireless
25 Mbps
Satellite
50 Mbps
Wireless
100 Mbps

Yes! Business Internet Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
Cable up to 1.0 Gbps
1.0 Gbps! Spectrum provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Cable Modem technology with maximum download speeds of 1.0 Gbps and maximum uploads of 35 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.
Fiber up to 100 Mbps
100 Mbps! Frontier provides internet plans in Sarasota County using Fiber to the End User technology with maximum download speeds of 100 Mbps and maximum uploads of 100 Mbps. Use our internet comparison form to find out if this internet provider serves your specific address or location.

Other Business Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
Business Cable
1.0 Gbps
Business Fiber
less than 10 Mbps
Business Fiber
1.0 Gbps

Yes! Mobile Wireless Deals are Available in your Area

Providers with Special Offers
Internet Service Type
Special Offers
5G Wireless up to 100 Mbps*

Other Mobile Wireless Providers in Sarasota County, Florida (As of 2024)

Company
Technology
Max Download Speeds
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
5G Wireless
100 Mbps*
* Denotes typical wireless speeds. While theoretical wireless internet download speeds are much higher, user-experienced internet speed can vary greatly depending on user location and network congestion.

Types of Internet Available in Sarasota County, Florida

Wireless, DSL, Cable, Fiber and Satellite Internet service is available to residential customers in Sarasota County, Florida. While most residential plans are also offered to small businesses, cable and fiber business internet plans are also available to customers with specific service requirements. Mobile wireless data plans are also available in this area.

Cable Internet Coverage in Sarasota County, Florida

Cable Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by Xfinity. Cable internet coverage is about 96% throughout the county. This includes areas where speeds of at least 250 Mbps are offered.

DSL Internet Coverage in Sarasota County, Florida

DSL Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber and Frontier. DSL internet coverage is about 1% throughout the county.

Fiber Internet Coverage in Sarasota County, Florida

Fiber Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by Earthlink, Frontier, Hotwire Communications and Myakka Communications. Fiber internet coverage is about 61% throughout the county. Coverages drops to 60% if you only include addresses in the area where speeds of at least 1.0 Gbps are offered.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Sarasota County, Florida

The fastest advertised internet download speed available in Sarasota County, Florida is 5.0 Gbps available from Earthlink. The fastest internet providers in the area include Earthlink at 5.0 Gbps, Frontier at 5.0 Gbps and Xfinity at 1.2 Gbps. The fastest advertised business-only internet download speed available in Sarasota County, Florida is 1.0 Gbps available from Blue Stream Fiber.

Featured Internet Service Providers in FLORIDA

Provider
Technology
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
All Other, Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
All Other, Asymmetric xDSL, Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Fiber to the End User, Terrestrial Fixed Wireless and Asymmetric xDSL
Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User
Asymmetric xDSL, Fiber to the End User and Terrestrial Fixed Wireless
Geostationary Satellite Internet
Cable Modem and Fiber to the End User

FAQs of Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida


What is a Good Internet Speed?

The fastest residential internet speed in Sarasota County, Florida is 5.0 Gbps offered by Earthlink. Any speed of 1.0 Gbps or greater should be more than sufficient for most any household and will allow multiple devices to browse the internet, stream videos up to 4K resolution or game online.

If the fastest available internet plan is cost prohibitive, there are other plans available with speeds of 100+ Mbps that should service households with modest needs. This will allow a few devices to connect to the internet at once and at least one device to stream HD media content or play games online.

What are the Best Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida?

The internet providers with the best combination of coverage and speed in the county are Frontier (Max 5.0 Gbps and 58% coverage), Xfinity (Max 1.2 Gbps and 95% coverage) and Myakka Communications (Max 1.0 Gbps and 1% coverage).

What are the Fastest Internet Providers in Sarasota County, Florida?

The fastest internet providers in Sarasota County, Florida offering residential service plans are Earthlink at 5.0 Gbps, Frontier at 5.0 Gbps, Xfinity at 1.2 Gbps, Myakka Communications at 1.0 Gbps and Fidium Fiber at 500 Mbps.

Which Internet Provider Has the Best Internet Options for Businesses in Sarasota County, Florida?

While most residential plans are available to small businesses, business-only internet plans are also available in Sarasota County, Florida. Business Internet plans generally offer higher service availability committments, synchronous data transfer and specialized business services. The fastest business plans offered in Sarasota County, Florida are from Blue Stream Fiber (Max 1.0 Gbps), Spectrum (Max 1.0 Gbps), Hotwire Communications (Max 1.0 Gbps), Earthlink (Max 100 Mbps) and Frontier (Max 100 Mbps).

What is the best Residential Internet Option in Sarasota County, Florida?

Fiber optic internet connections are the best residential internet option in Sarasota County, Florida. Fiber internet providers can offer the highest upload and download speeds to residential customers. Fiber Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by Earthlink, Frontier, Hotwire Communications and Myakka Communications. Fiber internet coverage is about 61% throughout the county.

Cable and DSL internet services are available in most areas and speeds offered can be very high if the internet provider has upgraded their regional or neighborhood-level infrastructure to fiber. Cable Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by Xfinity. Cable internet coverage is about 96% throughout the county. DSL Internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by CenturyLink, Earthlink, Fidium Fiber and Frontier. DSL internet coverage is about 1% throughout the county.

If wired internet connections are not available at a specific address, wireless and satellite plans can be a good alternative. Fixed wireless internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by BridgeMAXX , Rapid Systems and T-Mobile US. Satellite internet plans in Sarasota County, Florida are offered by HughesNet, Starlink and Viasat.

You can find the internet providers serving a particular address by completing our internet service comparison form.

What are the Best Mobile Internet Options in Sarasota County, Florida?

5G mobile wireless service is available in Sarasota County, Florida from AT&T, Boost Mobile, T-Mobile and Verizon. Satellite internet plans may also allow for mobile internet service, at an additional cost in both equipment and monthly subscription rates depending on the satellite provider.

Should I Buy My Own Router for Internet Set Up in Sarasota County, Florida?

Most Internet Service providers are now using an all-in-one unit that acts as a modem, router and wireless hotspot providing internet service throughout the home. Some providers will supply this equipment at no additional mnonthly cost, while others will charge a monthly rental fee or offer the unit for purchase outright. Generally speaking it is not advisable to buy the equipment since it can quickly become outdated and may not work with other internet providers. The exception to this are satellite service providers who generally require customers to purchase the equipment. When comparing internet service providers in Sarasota County, Florida be sure to consider equipment fees as part of the overall monthly cost.