Bartlett is one of the most expensive places to live in Illinois. Residents work in both blue- and white-collar industries, largely in administrative support. It's also a family-friendly city with well-educated, wealthy residents. Bartlett is an ethnically diverse area with about one-fifth of residents being born in another country. In addition, more than 10% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. They rely on the internet to stay in touch with loved ones overseas and connect with the community. 100% of Bartlett residents have access to high-speed internet, compared with 95% of Illinois.
Xfinity offers cable internet to 99% of Bartlett residents. WOW! also offers cable internet services to 5% of residents between Rte. 19 and Smith Rd. AT&T offers DSL to 98% of Xfinity homes. Fiber optics have not yet entered the area.
Fiber optics are being introduced to businesses in the area with 5% of commercial users access them through Zayo Group. In addition, businesses can connect to copper wire and DSL from Megapath.