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Internet providers in Waukegan, IL

1. AT&T
31% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps

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2. T-Mobile Home Internet
62% available in Waukegan
Connection:
5G Home
Download speeds up to
245Mbps

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3. Xfinity
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1200Mbps
4. Rise Broadband
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
5. Hughesnet
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

6. Viasat
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
7. ispMint
99% available in Waukegan
ispMint
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
Link not provided
8. Easy Internet Now
97% available in Waukegan
Easy Internet Now
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
Link not provided
9. Wonderwave Internet
1% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
10. e-vergent
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
1. Comcast Business
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Cable
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps

User Rating(41)
2. Earthlink Business
86% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
3. Rise Broadband
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
25Mbps
4. Hughesnet
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
100Mbps

User Rating(417)

New customers get $25 off per month their first year. Terms apply.

5. Viasat
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Satellite
Download speeds up to
150Mbps
6. ispMint
99% available in Waukegan
ispMint
Connection:
DSL
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
Link not provided
7. Easy Internet Now
97% available in Waukegan
Easy Internet Now
Connection:
DSL & Fiber
Download speeds up to
5000Mbps
Link not provided
8. Ooma
50% available in Waukegan
Ooma
Connection:
Wireless LTE
Download speeds up to
100Mbps
Link not provided
9. Wonderwave Internet
1% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
10Mbps
10. Zayo Group
7% available in Waukegan
Connection:
DSL, Fiber, Fixed Wireless & Other Copper Wireline
Download speeds up to
1000Mbps
11. e-vergent
99% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Fixed Wireless
Download speeds up to
60Mbps
1. Mint
Available in Waukegan
Connection:
Mobile
Mint
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
2. Visible
Available in Waukegan
Connection:
Mobile
Visible
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
3. Verizon Wireless
82% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Mobile
Verizon Wireless
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating
4. Xfinity Mobile
Available in Waukegan
Connection:
Mobile
Xfinity Mobile
4GLTE Speeds may vary

User Rating

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5. AT&T Wireless
100% available in Waukegan
Connection:
Mobile
AT&T Wireless
5G Speeds may vary

User Rating

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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

Internet in Waukegan

Moving towns or switching internet providers can be confusing and stressful. Comparing internet providers against the averages in the Waukegan area can help you choose the right internet and get back to your life.

Average starting price
$60.57/mo

Average speed
170.3 Mbps

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Waukegan Residential Internet Coverage

Waukegan_s diverse population consists of more than 50% Latino or Hispanic individuals. More than 30% of residents were born overseas. The lower-middle income workers have careers in both blue- and white-collar industries, many working in math and computers. They rely on high-speed internet to connect them with new opportunities and keep in touch with friends and family both locally and in their country of origin.

AT&T provides DSL to 98% of residents while Xfinity offers cable internet to those same homes. Fiber optics has not yet entered the residential internet market in Waukegan, but residents can get satellite internet from HughesNet. These are available from Lake Michigan to Rte. 131.

Businesses have a few additional options. Zayo Group has begun offering cable internet service to 4% of area businesses. Copper wire and DSL are options from Megapath. Their copper wire reaches 100% of business and the DSL reaches 56% of commercial enterprises.

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Data based on internet speed tests performed in Waukegan

Average download speed
170.34 Mbps

Average upload speed
30.98 Mbps

Average latency (ping)
13.03 ms

Average jitter
13.81 ms

 

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Summary of Waukegan internet providers

Provider Type Download speeds up to User rating Order online
AT&T Fiber 5000 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for AT&T
T-Mobile Home Internet 5G Home 245 Mbps 4.0/5 View Plans for T-Mobile Home Internet
Xfinity Cable 1200 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Xfinity
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 25 Mbps 3.5/5 View Plans for Rise Broadband
Hughesnet Satellite 100 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Hughesnet
Viasat Satellite 150 Mbps 3/5 View Plans for Viasat
ispMint DSL 100 Mbps 4.5/5
Easy Internet Now DSL & Fiber 5000 Mbps 4.5/5
Wonderwave Internet Fixed Wireless 10 Mbps N/A View Plans for Wonderwave Internet
e-vergent Fixed Wireless 60 Mbps N/A View Plans for e-vergent

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.

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