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Internet providers in 61853

Find internet providers serving the 61853 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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61853 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL93%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable97%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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61853 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 61853 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 61853 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 97% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 84% of those living in the 61853 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 61853 area, and 91.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 61853, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Mahomet

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Frontier 37 Mbps 14 Mbps DSL
Mediacom 126 Mbps 28 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 61853

The largest internet providers serving the 61853 ZIP code are Frontier, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 61853 ZIP code, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 97% of the area. Mahomet’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 61853 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$54.99/mo.
Max download speed

Varies

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

93%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61853 ZIP code, covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $54.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Mahomet, $47.98.

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Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61853 ZIP code, covering 97% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61853 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mahomet, $47.98.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mahomet, $1.17.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 61853 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mahomet's providers, 263 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 the 61853 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 61853 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Mahomet, $47.98.

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 Mahomet, $1.17.

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 61853 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mahomet's providers, 263 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 61853 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 61853 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in 61853. The next fastest internet provider in the 61853 ZIP code is Rise Broadband, offering download speeds up to 250 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 61853 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mahomet, $47.98.

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.

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.

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.