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Internet providers in 60120

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60120 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic6.730%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable96%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable84%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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60120 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60120 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 60120 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 15% of those living in the 60120 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 60120 area, and 97.32% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 60120, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Elgin

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Fox Valley Internet 32 Mbps 7 Mbps Wireless
Xfinity 370 Mbps 205 Mbps Cable
AT&T 152 Mbps 119 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 60120

The largest internet providers serving the 60120 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 60120 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Elgin’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 84% of residents in the 60120 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

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60120 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 Elgin, $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 Elgin, $0.94.

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 60120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elgin's providers, 456 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60120 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60120 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 Elgin, $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 Elgin, $0.94.

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 60120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elgin's providers, 456 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

84%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60120 ZIP code, covering 84% of the area.

WOW!’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60120 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 Elgin, $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 Elgin, $0.94.

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 60120 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Elgin's providers, 456 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60120 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60120 and the greater Elgin area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Elgin at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Elgin at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60120 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 Elgin 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 Elgin DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 60120 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 60120 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in 60120. The next fastest internet provider in the 60120 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 6.730% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 60120 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Elgin, $49.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 60120 ZIP code, covering 6.730% of the city.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.