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Internet providers in Edwardsville, IL

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic22%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 120 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Edwardsville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Edwardsville 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 Edwardsville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Edwardsville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 22% of those living in Edwardsville.

There are five internet providers serving the Edwardsville area, and 99.31% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Edwardsville's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Edwardsville

The largest internet providers in Edwardsville are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Edwardsville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Edwardsville residents, covering 99% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 22% of the area. Edwardsville’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Edwardsville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Edwardsville covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Edwardsville 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 Edwardsville, $45.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Edwardsville, $0.77.

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 Edwardsville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Edwardsville's providers, 250 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

22%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in Edwardsville covering 22% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Edwardsville than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Edwardsville, $45.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Edwardsville, $0.77.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Edwardsville. These download speeds are available to 22% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Edwardsville's providers, 250 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 Edwardsville covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Edwardsville 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 Edwardsville, $45.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Edwardsville, $0.77.

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 Edwardsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Edwardsville's providers, 250 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Edwardsville, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Edwardsville, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Edwardsville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Edwardsville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Edwardsville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Edwardsville residents, 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 Edwardsville 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 Edwardsville cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Edwardsville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 22% of households in Edwardsville. The next fastest internet provider in Edwardsville is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 120 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Edwardsville with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Edwardsville, $45.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Edwardsville, covering 22% of the city.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

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.