Internet providers in 62205

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62205 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Spectrum $44.99 200 - 120 MbpsCable100%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable18%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Wisper ISP $44.99 5 - 20 MbpsWireless100%
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62205 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 62205 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 62205 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. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in East Saint Louis, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 62205 area, and 95.13% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 62205, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 62205

The largest internet providers serving the 62205 ZIP code are AT&T, Spectrum, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 62205 ZIP code, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. East Saint Louis’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 18% of residents in the 62205 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/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 62205 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in East Saint Louis, $41.13.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in East Saint Louis, $0.79.

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 62205 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all East Saint Louis's providers, 209 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 62205 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 62205 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in East Saint Louis, $41.13.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.22 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in East Saint Louis, $0.79.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 62205 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all East Saint Louis's providers, 209 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$29.99/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 62205 ZIP code, covering 18% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 62205 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in East Saint Louis, $41.13.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in East Saint Louis, $0.79.

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 62205 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 18% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all East Saint Louis's providers, 209 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 62205 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 62205 and the greater East Saint Louis area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in East Saint Louis at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in East Saint Louis at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 62205 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 East Saint Louis may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 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 East Saint Louis cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 62205 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 62205 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 18% of households in 62205. The next fastest internet provider in the 62205 ZIP code is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 120 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Harrisonville Telephone Company offers the cheapest internet in the 62205 ZIP with service starting at $27.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in East Saint Louis, $41.13.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.