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Internet providers in Elgin, IL

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1. AT&T
80% available in Elgin
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
2. Spectrum
18% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Speed based on wired connection and may vary by address. Wireless speeds may vary. Services subject to all applicable service terms and conditions, subject to change. Services not available in all areas. Restrictions apply.

3. T-Mobile Home Internet
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
182Mbps

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4. Xfinity
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
5. EarthLink
80% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps

User Rating(68)

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6. MetroNet
18% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
7. Xtream Powered by Mediacom
83% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
8. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
86% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
9. Rise Broadband
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
10. HughesNet
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating(213)

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11. Viasat
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
12. ispMint
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
13. Easy Internet Now
95% available in Elgin
Easy Internet Now
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
Link not provided
14. mc.net
1% available in Elgin
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
75Mbps
15. Upstream Network
11% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
16. Intelligent Computing Solutions
19% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
17. Urban Communications
39% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
18. e-vergent
74% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
19. Fox Valley Internet
85% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
20. Unlimitedville
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
LTE Home
Download speeds up to
99Mbps
1. Comcast Business
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating(25)
2. Spectrum
18% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
(wireless speeds may vary)

Speed based on wired connection and may vary by address. Wireless speeds may vary. Services subject to all applicable service terms and conditions, subject to change. Services not available in all areas. Restrictions apply.

3. MetroNet
18% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
4. Xtream Powered by Mediacom
83% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
5. Astound Broadband Powered by RCN
86% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
6. Rise Broadband
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
7. HughesNet
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
25Mbps

User Rating(213)

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8. Viasat
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
9. ispMint
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
10. Easy Internet Now
95% available in Elgin
Easy Internet Now
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
Link not provided
11. Ooma
50% available in Elgin
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
12. mc.net
1% available in Elgin
Connection:
Cable, DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
13. Zayo Group
15% available in Elgin
Connection:
DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
14. Intelligent Computing Solutions
19% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
15. Urban Communications
39% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
16. e-vergent
74% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
17. DLS Internet Services
83% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
18. Fox Valley Internet
85% available in Elgin
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
19. Unlimitedville
99% available in Elgin
Connection:
LTE Home
Download speeds up to
99Mbps
1. T-Mobile
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
T-Mobile
4GLTE

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2. Verizon Wireless
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE

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3. AT&T Wireless
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
5G

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4. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE

User Rating
5. Mint
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE

User Rating
6. Visible
Available in Elgin
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE

User Rating

What’s a good internet speed?

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0–5 Mbps

Works for:

  • Checking email
  • Streaming music on one device
  • Searching on Google

5–40 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video on one device
  • Video calling with Skype or FaceTime
  • Online gaming for one player

40–100 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming HD video on a few devices
  • Multiplayer online gaming
  • Downloading large files

100–500 Mbps

Works for:

  • Streaming video in UHD on multiple screens
  • Downloading files quickly
  • Gaming online for multiple players

500–1,000+ Mbps

Works for:

  • Doing a lot of almost anything

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AT&T vs. Spectrum

AT&T is perfect for those who need affordable high-speed packages. Spectrum keeps things simple by offering three high-speed Internet packages.

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AT&T vs. Xfinity

If you need a lot of speed for your large household, go with AT&T Fiber. Opt for Xfinity to get its widely available high speeds.

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Xfinity vs. Spectrum

Go with Xfinity for incredibly fast download speeds. Choose Spectrum for unlimited data and no equipment fees.

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What is the best internet provider in Elgin?

Internet Provider Types in Elgin


Cable

90%
Coverage


DSL

77%
Coverage


Fiber

72%
Coverage

Internet Speed Availability in Elgin


3 Mbps

100%
Availability


10 Mbps

100%
Availability


25 Mbps

100%
Availability

Broadband Internet Availability

(Internet faster than 25 Mbps)

100%
Elgin
100%
Illinois
79%
USA

Elgin Residential Internet Coverage

The middle-income area of Elgin is the eighth largest city in Illinois. Residents are well-educated and quite diverse. Almost 45% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino descent. In addition, nearly 28% of residents are foreign born. Elgin residents rely on their internet services to stay in contact with loved ones in their country of origin and further their careers. 100% of Elgin has access to high-speed internet, which is slightly higher than 95% for all of Illinois.

Cable internet users can opt for either Xfinity or WOW! Both providers reach 98% of residents. AT&T brings DSL to 90% of homes and fiber optics to 7% of Elgin residents south of I-90. Access to fiber optics is likely to increase over time.

Commercial users in the area have access to the same services as residents and additional providers as well. Megapath offers copper wire and DSL to commercial users. Level 3 Communiations and Zayo Group both offer 1% businesses fiber optics.

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Elgin

AT&T offers internet at speeds up to 5000 Mbps

EarthLink offers internet at speeds up to 5000 Mbps

Easy Internet Now offers internet at speeds up to 5000 Mbps

Xfinity offers internet at speeds up to 1200 Mbps

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Summary of Elgin internet providers

Availability and speeds displayed are not guaranteed and are subject to change.

Technology Type

DSL:

DSL provides internet service via phone cables and is up to ten times faster than dial-up service.

Cable:

Cable provides internet speeds faster than DSL through the same cables used for cable TV.

Satellite:

Satellite internet is widely available, but offers slower speeds due to a far-traveling signal.

Fiber:

Fiber relies on glass strands to relay digital code and is much faster than both DSL and cable.

Customer reviews of internet providers in Astound Broadband

XFINITY

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Joanne F | 03-03-2023

ever since i cancelled the cable portion of my service . My internet speed has diminished. Their CS is below horrible. Monopoly. Scam billionaire $$ company! You should be outlawed.

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XFINITY

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Karen B | 11-09-2021

What they tell you on the telephone when you ask about their plans and what they can give you is not the same. They lie about fiber optics and they are also not truthful about what their plans provide.

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