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Internet providers in 61523

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61523 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL94%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable8.310%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable94%
Marseilles Telephone Company - -DSL54%
i3 Broadband - -DSL16%
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61523 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 61523 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 61523 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 45% of those living in the 61523 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 61523 area, and 94.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 61523, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Chillicothe

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Viasat 14 Mbps 3 Mbps Satellite
Frontier 14 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 98 Mbps 17 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 78 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 61523

The largest internet providers serving the 61523 ZIP code are Frontier, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 61523 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 94% of the area. Chillicothe’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 61523 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61523 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Chillicothe, $45.65.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

94%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61523 ZIP code, covering 94% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61523 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Chillicothe, $45.65.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chillicothe, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 61523 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Chillicothe's providers, 427 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 61523 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 61523 ZIP 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Chillicothe, $45.65.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Chillicothe, $1.17.

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 61523 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Chillicothe's providers, 427 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 61523 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 61523 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 8.310% of households in 61523. The next fastest internet provider in the 61523 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 61523 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Chillicothe, $45.65.

i3 Broadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 61523 ZIP code, covering 5.070% of the city.

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.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.