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Internet providers in 60202

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60202 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
RCN $19.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsCable42%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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60202 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60202 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 60202 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Evanston, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the 60202 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 60202, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 60202

The largest internet providers serving the 60202 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and RCN bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 60202 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Evanston’s third most-available internet provider, RCN, offers cable to around 42% of residents in the 60202 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

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 60202 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 lower than the average starting price for internet in Evanston, $37.99.

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 Evanston, $2.00.

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 60202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Evanston's providers, 422 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 60202 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60202 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Evanston, $37.99.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Evanston, $2.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 60202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Evanston's providers, 422 Mbps.

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RCN cable internet

Provider

RCN

Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

42%

Cable from RCN offers broadband to about half of households in the 60202 ZIP code, covering 42% of the area.

RCN’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60202 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for RCN start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Evanston, $37.99.

RCN customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.80 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Evanston, $2.00.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, RCN offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 60202 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Evanston's providers, 422 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60202 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60202 and the greater Evanston area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Evanston at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Evanston at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60202 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 60202 frequently asked questions

RCN is the fastest internet provider in the 60202 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 42% of households in 60202. The next fastest internet provider in the 60202 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 100% of the area.

RCN offers the cheapest internet in the 60202 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Evanston, $37.99.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

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.

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.