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Internet providers in 60617

Find internet providers serving the 60617 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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60617 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL99%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.980%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable98%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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60617 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60617 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 60617 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Chicago, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 60617 area, and 99.72% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 60617, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Chicago

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 162 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
AT&T 90 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 60617

The largest internet providers serving the 60617 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 60617 ZIP code, covering 99% 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, WOW!, offers cable to around 98% of residents in the 60617 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 60617 ZIP code, covering 99% 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 higher than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $49.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 60617 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chicago's providers, 542 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 60617 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60617 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, $49.99.

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, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 60617 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, 542 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

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

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60617 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60617 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $49.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chicago, $0.82.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 60617 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chicago's providers, 542 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60617 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60617 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 $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60617 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 60617 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 60617 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 60617. The next fastest internet provider in the 60617 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 0.980% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 60617 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chicago, $49.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 60617 ZIP code, covering 0.980% of the city.

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.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.