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Frontier $27.99 6 - 12 MbpsDSL2.523%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 80 MbpsDSL87%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
Royell Communications, Inc. - -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 $25 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*
$25/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 $25/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $40.59.

Consolidated Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.38.

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, 27 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, $40.59.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.38.

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*
$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, $40.59.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Hillsboro, $3.38.

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, 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 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 $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Hillsboro, $40.59.

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.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.