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Internet providers in Genoa, IL

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Genoa, IL internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL92%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Genoa internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Genoa 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 Genoa area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Genoa residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 60% of those living in Genoa.

There are seven internet providers serving the Genoa area, and 90.93% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Genoa's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Genoa

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
HughesNet 5 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite
Rise Broadband 27 Mbps 7 Mbps Wireless
Frontier 7 Mbps 1 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 115 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Fox Valley Internet 10 Mbps 0 Mbps Wireless

Top high-speed internet providers in Genoa

The largest internet providers in Genoa are Frontier, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Genoa.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Genoa residents, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 99% of the area. Genoa’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Genoa residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Genoa covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Genoa 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Genoa, $53.98.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Genoa covering 99% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Genoa, $53.98.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Genoa, $0.73.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Genoa. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Genoa's providers, 76 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

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

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Genoa 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Genoa, $53.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Genoa, $0.73.

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 Genoa. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Genoa's providers, 76 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Genoa with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps*. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Genoa. The next fastest internet provider in Genoa is Rise Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Genoa with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Genoa, $53.98.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.