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Internet providers in 62049

Find internet providers serving the 62049 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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62049 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL2.520%
Consolidated Communications $35.00 50 - 2,000 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
Royell Communications - -Wireless14%
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62049 internet service at a glance

At 95%, broadband coverage in the 62049 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 62049 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 84% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 84% of the area. DSL is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 77% of those living in the 62049 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 62049 area. Among seven internet providers in 62049, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 2,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Hillsboro

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 20 Mbps 2 Mbps DSL
Consolidated Communications 28 Mbps 35 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 62049

The largest internet providers serving the 62049 ZIP code are Consolidated Communications, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications is available to nearly all in the 62049 ZIP code, covering 87% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Hillsboro’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 62049 ZIP code.

Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$35/mo.
Max download speed

2,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

8 Mbps

Average availability

87%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in the 62049 ZIP code, covering 87% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications 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 Consolidated Communications start at $35/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $49.15.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.70 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 62049 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hillsboro's providers, 27 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 the 62049 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 62049 ZIP 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 Hillsboro, $49.15.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $2.14.

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 62049 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Hillsboro's providers, 27 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$69.99/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in the 62049 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 62049 ZIP 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 Viasat start at $69.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $49.15.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.83 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $2.14.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 62049 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Hillsboro's providers, 27 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 62049 frequently asked questions

Consolidated Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 62049 ZIP code with download speeds up to 2,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 87% of households in 62049. The next fastest internet provider in the 62049 ZIP code is Rise Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 5.540% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in the 62049 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $49.15.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.