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Internet providers in Fox Lake, IL

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Fox Lake, IL internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL2.376%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.626%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Fox Lake internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Fox Lake 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 Fox Lake area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Fox Lake residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Fox Lake, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the Fox Lake area, and 99.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Fox Lake's eight internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Fox Lake

The largest internet providers in Fox Lake are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Fox Lake.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Fox Lake residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Fox Lake’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Fox Lake residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Fox Lake covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Fox Lake 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 Fox Lake, $40.98.

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, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fox Lake, $1.41.

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 Fox Lake. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fox Lake's providers, 272 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Fox Lake covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Fox Lake 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 Fox Lake, $40.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fox Lake, $1.41.

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 Fox Lake. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Fox Lake's providers, 272 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Fox Lake covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Fox Lake where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Fox Lake, $40.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Fox Lake, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Fox Lake. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Fox Lake's providers, 272 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Fox Lake with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.626% of households in Fox Lake. The next fastest internet provider in Fox Lake is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Fox Lake with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Fox Lake, $40.98.

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.

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.

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.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.