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Internet providers in 60115

Find internet providers serving the 60115 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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60115 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL94%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable18%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
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60115 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60115 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 60115 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 97% of those living in the 60115 ZIP code.

There are nine internet providers serving the 60115 area, and 93.28% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among nine internet providers in 60115, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 3,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Dekalb

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 13 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 186 Mbps 15 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 60115

The largest internet providers serving the 60115 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 60115 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Dekalb’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 18% of residents in the 60115 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 60115 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 Dekalb, $48.73.

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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

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60115 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60115 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 Dekalb, $48.73.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Dekalb, $1.62.

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 60115 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dekalb's providers, 261 Mbps.

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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

18%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 60115 ZIP code, covering 18% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60115 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 Dekalb, $48.73.

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 Dekalb, $1.62.

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 60115 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Dekalb's providers, 261 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60115 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60115 and the greater Dekalb area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Dekalb at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Dekalb at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60115 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Dekalb may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Dekalb cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 60115 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 60115 ZIP code with download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 60115. The next fastest internet provider in the 60115 ZIP code is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 18% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 60115 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Dekalb, $48.73.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.