Florence, Texas Broadband Internet Service
Florence, TX has a total of 4 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 4 internet service options in Florence. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Florence is CenturyLink. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||CenturyLink||DSL, Fiber||940 Mbps||940 Mbps||100.0%|
|2||Roll Call Security & Communications||Fiber, wireless||300 Mbps||75 Mbps||81.3%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Florence TX Internet Access Options
When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Florence have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:
Broadband Internet Speeds
How does the average download speed for broadband internet in Florence compare to Williamson County? The average speed in Florence is 12.31 Mbps which is slower than Williamson County overall.
On a statewide basis this download speed is slower than the Texas average of 26.81 Mbps.
Florence Internet Access Facts
Fiber optic internet is available to 36.1% of Williamson County residents
The average internet download speed in Williamson County is 21.37 Mbps based upon 2301368 samples taken in the past year
The average download speed in Florence is 54.1% slower than the average in Texas and 62% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
The average upload speed in Florence is 3.02 Mbps. This is 48.6% slower than the Williamson County average and 74% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps
Cable internet is available to 0.0% of the Florence population
There are 4 residential internet providers in Florence, TX providing service to at least 15% of the city
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Florence residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks CenturyLink as the top provider for Florence, Texas.
How do the internet speeds in Florence compare to other cities in Texas?
Click through to see how the Florence broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Castle Hills, Crystal City, Edinburg, Garfield, Hedwig Village, Preston, West University Place
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Florence, Texas?
The following zip codes were used: 76527
Who has the fastest internet service in Florence?
CenturyLink with a download speed of 940 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Florence.
Is there DSL internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 DSL provider in Florence - CenturyLink.
What is an internet data cap?
Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.
What is fixed wireless internet service?
Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.
How many broadband service providers are there near me?
Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Florence, TX residents.
Florence Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages