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Internet providers in Lake Barrington, IL

Shop the best Lake Barrington internet providers. Compare internet plan pricing and speeds from DSL, cable and fiber-optic providers in your area.

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Lake Barrington, IL internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
E-Vergent $59.95 10 - 25 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lake Barrington internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Lake Barrington 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 Lake Barrington area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Lake Barrington residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lake Barrington, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the Lake Barrington area, and 99.05% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lake Barrington's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lake Barrington

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

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

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Lake Barrington covering 100% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lake Barrington 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Lake Barrington, $44.98.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake Barrington, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Lake Barrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake Barrington's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Lake Barrington 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 Lake Barrington, $44.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake Barrington, $1.61.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Lake Barrington. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Lake Barrington's providers, 190 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 Lake Barrington covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lake Barrington 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 Lake Barrington, $44.98.

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 Lake Barrington, $1.61.

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 Lake Barrington. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Lake Barrington's providers, 190 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Lake Barrington with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in Lake Barrington. The next fastest internet provider in Lake Barrington is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Lake Barrington with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lake Barrington, $44.98.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

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%.

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.

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.