Internet providers in Blue Island, IL

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At 97%, broadband coverage in Blue Island is comparable to the rest of Illinois - 95%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Blue Island area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Blue Island residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 93% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Blue Island, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Blue Island area, and 91.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Blue Island's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Blue Island

The largest internet providers in Blue Island are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Blue Island.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Blue Island residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Blue Island’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Blue Island residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Blue Island covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Blue Island to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Blue Island, $47.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Blue Island, $1.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Blue Island. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Blue Island's providers, 278 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Blue Island covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Blue Island residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Blue Island, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Blue Island, $1.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Blue Island. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Blue Island's providers, 278 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Blue Island covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Blue Island where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Blue Island, $47.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Blue Island, $1.48.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Blue Island. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Blue Island's providers, 278 Mbps.

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Blue Island, IL internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL93%
Xfinity $29.99/mo. 15 - 987 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Blue Island with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Blue Island. The next fastest internet provider in Blue Island is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 93% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Blue Island with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Blue Island, $47.49.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.