Internet providers in Chicago Ridge, IL

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Chicago Ridge internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Chicago Ridge 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 Chicago Ridge area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Chicago Ridge residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Chicago Ridge, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Chicago Ridge area, and 99.16% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Chicago Ridge's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Chicago Ridge

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Chicago Ridge residents, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Chicago Ridge’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Chicago Ridge residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Chicago Ridge covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Chicago Ridge 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chicago Ridge, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago Ridge, $1.12.

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 Chicago Ridge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chicago Ridge'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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Chicago Ridge covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Chicago Ridge 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 Chicago Ridge, $42.49.

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 Chicago Ridge, $1.12.

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 Chicago Ridge. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chicago Ridge'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 Chicago Ridge covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Chicago Ridge 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 Chicago Ridge, $42.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago Ridge, $1.12.

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 Chicago Ridge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chicago Ridge's providers, 278 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Chicago Ridge with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Chicago Ridge. The next fastest internet provider in Chicago Ridge is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Chicago Ridge with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chicago Ridge, $42.49.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.