Florence residents are quite well-educated. They work in white-collar professions and tend to be upper-middle class. Residents use their internet connection to continue their education, advance their careers and plan vacations and other activities with friends and family. Compared with just 84% of all South Carolina residents, 100% of Florence residents can connect to high-speed internt.
Although fiber optics have not yet moved into residential Florence, citizens can get cable internet through Time Warner Spectrum and DSL through AT&T. Both services are available from the I-95 area to Rte. 327. A third option is satellite internet from HughesNet.
In addition to the residential options, 1% of businesses in the area can get fiber optics from Level 3 Communications. This offering is likely to expand over time.