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Internet providers in Joliet, IL

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Joliet, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic2.837%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Joliet internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Joliet 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 Joliet area will have access to DSL, which covers 96% of Joliet residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 14% of those living in Joliet.

There are six internet providers serving the Joliet area, and 98.19% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Joliet's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Joliet

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 205 Mbps 20 Mbps Cable
AT&T 147 Mbps 60 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Joliet

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Joliet residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Joliet’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Joliet residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Joliet covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Joliet 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Joliet, $51.65.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Joliet, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Joliet. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Joliet's providers, 428 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Joliet 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 Joliet, $51.65.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Joliet, $1.99.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Joliet. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Joliet's providers, 428 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 Joliet covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Joliet 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 Joliet, $51.65.

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 Joliet, $1.99.

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 Joliet. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Joliet's providers, 428 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Joliet with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Joliet. The next fastest internet provider in Joliet is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 2.837% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Joliet with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Joliet, $51.65.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Joliet, covering 2.837% of the city.

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.

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%.

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.