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Fort Lauderdale, FL Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Fort Lauderdale

^ An estimated 118,844 Fort Lauderdale residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Fort Lauderdale

^ Collectively (all cities), 78.8% of all Florida residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 21st in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Fort Lauderdale

^ There are an estimated 46,677 Fort Lauderdale residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Fort Lauderdale Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Fort Lauderdale

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Fort Lauderdale
    • Average download speed: 18.27 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 4.37 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 18.27 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 7.81 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 115 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Fort Lauderdale vs. the U.S.

How Fort Lauderdale landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Fort Lauderdale

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Fort Lauderdale
    • Average download speed: 1.77 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 4.09 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 1.98 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 4.09 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 479 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Fort Lauderdale vs. the U.S.

How Fort Lauderdale wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Fort Lauderdale

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Internet Service Provider (ISP) Type of Internet Service Offered Maximum advertised download speed Maximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL 10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s 1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Optical Carrier 50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s 50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s
Cable Modem 100 Mb/s - 1 Gb/s 10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Internet Service Provider (ISP) Type of Internet Service Offered Maximum advertised download speed Maximum advertised upload speed
Wireless 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s 768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s
Wireless 10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless 3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s 768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Fort Lauderdale, FL

AT&T

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Fort Lauderdale Internet Statistics

Fort Lauderdale Internet Connectivity

Fort Lauderdale: 71.8% of residents are connected, with 27.5% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Fort Lauderdale


  • Fort Lauderdale Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 118,844 Fort Lauderdale residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 46,677 Fort Lauderdale residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Fort Lauderdale Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 130,431 Fort Lauderdale residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale: The median household income is $62,830 and 15% of households are below poverty level [6].


Florida Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Florida Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in FL, median download speeds are 1.52 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 3.3 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in FL [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 8.04 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.85 Mb/s - 15.5 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 1.4 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.48 Mb/s - 3.1 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in FL [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 2.44 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.9 Mb/s - 6.4 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.92 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.35 Mb/s - 2.23 Mb/s

Florida Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Florida [1]: 71.8% of FL residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 71.8% mark ranks Florida 24th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 29.8% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 5.7% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 8.8% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 27.5% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 28.2% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Florida Internet Availability [2]
    • 78.8% of FL residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Florida 21st in the country.

Florida Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in FL, median download speeds are 2.94 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.08 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in FL [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 8.68 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.25 Mb/s - 21.38 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 4.12 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.55 Mb/s - 9.42 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in FL [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 5.31 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.95 Mb/s - 13.78 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.35 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.46 Mb/s - 3.89 Mb/s

Additional information about Florida

About Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale is a city with a population of 165,521 [2] that is located in Broward County in the state of Florida.

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Fort Lauderdale Internet Access

For more information about Fort Lauderdale Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Florida Internet access overall, visit Florida Department of Management Services .

More About Fort Lauderdale

Of all residents in Fort Lauderdale, 67% have a high school diploma or higher, and 16% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau