Many families call Elmhurst home. They live in some of the most expensive real estate in both Illinois and the country. The white-collar, wealthy residents are well-educated and expect their children to be as well. Residents rely on their internet services to pursue advanced degrees and plan activities for their children. 100% of Elmhurst has access to high-speed internet, compared with 95% of Illinois overall.
Connection options in Elmhurst are limited. AT&T reaches 100% of homes with DSL. Xfinity offers cable internet to 99% of area residents. Although fiber optics have not yet entered the area, residents do have a third option. Satellite internet from HughesNet reaches 99% of residents.
Businesses have additional options. Megapath offers copper wire and DSL. In addition, commercial users have limited access to fiber optics from Zayo Group, TW Telecom and Level 3 Communications.