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Internet providers in Machesney Park, IL

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Machesney Park, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL91%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL7.711%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable4.273%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL49%
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Machesney Park internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Machesney Park 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 Machesney Park area will have access to cable, which covers 99% of Machesney Park residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Machesney Park, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the Machesney Park area, and 97.59% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Machesney Park's eight 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 Machesney Park

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 104 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
AT&T 42 Mbps 44 Mbps DSL
Frontier 2 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL
Spectrum 194 Mbps 85 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Machesney Park

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Machesney Park residents, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Machesney Park’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Machesney Park residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Machesney Park covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Machesney Park 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 Machesney Park, $50.70.

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 Machesney Park, $0.72.

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 2 Mbps in Machesney Park. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Machesney Park's providers, 196 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 Machesney Park covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Machesney Park 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 Machesney Park, $50.70.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Machesney Park, $0.72.

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 Machesney Park. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Machesney Park's providers, 196 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 Machesney Park covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Machesney Park 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 Machesney Park, $50.70.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Machesney Park, $0.72.

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 Machesney Park. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Machesney Park's providers, 196 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Machesney Park with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in Machesney Park. The next fastest internet provider in Machesney Park is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Machesney Park with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Machesney Park, $50.70.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.