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Internet providers in 60616

Find internet providers serving the 60616 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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60616 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic5.870%
AT&T $55.00 25 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable60%
Astound $25.99 300 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic17%
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60616 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60616 ZIP code 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 60616 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 23% of those living in the 60616 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 60616 area, and 94.35% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 60616, prices start at $25.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Chicago

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 211 Mbps 207 Mbps Fiber-optic
Xfinity 155 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 60616

The largest internet providers serving the 60616 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Astound bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 60616 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Chicago’s third most-available internet provider, Astound, offers cable to around 60% of residents in the 60616 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60616 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $51.83.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago, $0.18.

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 60616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chicago's providers, 769 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 60616 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60616 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $51.83.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago, $0.18.

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 60616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chicago's providers, 769 Mbps.

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Astound cable internet

Provider

Astound

Starting price*
$25.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

60%

Cable from Astound offers broadband to most households in the 60616 ZIP code, covering 60% of the area.

Astound’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60616 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Astound start at $25.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $51.83.

Astound customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.09 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago, $0.18.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Astound offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 60616 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 60% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chicago's providers, 769 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60616 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60616 and the greater Chicago area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chicago at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Chicago at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60616 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 60616 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 60616 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 5.870% of households in 60616. The next fastest internet provider in the 60616 ZIP code is Astound, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 60% of the area.

Astound offers the cheapest internet in the 60616 ZIP with service starting at $25.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $51.83.

Astound is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 60616 ZIP code, covering 17% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 60616 and is available to 5.870% of households.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.

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.