Internet providers in 62049

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Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL2.523%
Consolidated Communications $27.00 10 - 80 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Royell Communications - -Wireless14%
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62049 internet service at a glance

At 90%, 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 DSL, which covers 90% of households. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Hillsboro, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 62049 area. Among seven internet providers in 62049, prices start at $27 and available download speeds reach up to 80 Mbps.

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*
$27/mo.
Max download speed

80 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 $27/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $41.24.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.70 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 80 Mbps and upload speeds up to 8 Mbps in 62049 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 87% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Hillsboro's providers, 32 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 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $41.24.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.17.

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, 32 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 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 $50/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $41.24.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 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, 32 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 80 Mbps. These speeds are available to 87% of households in 62049. The next fastest internet provider in the 62049 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 62049 ZIP with service starting at $27/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $41.24.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

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.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.