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Internet providers in Mattoon, IL

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Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable96%
Consolidated Communications $25 10 - 100 MbpsDSL95%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
King Street Wireless - -Wireless100%
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Mattoon internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Mattoon 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 Mattoon area will have access to cable, which covers 96% of Mattoon residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Mattoon, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the Mattoon area, and 92.52% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mattoon's seven internet providers, prices start at $25 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Mattoon

The largest internet providers in Mattoon are Mediacom, Consolidated Communications, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to Mattoon.

Cable internet from Mediacom is available to nearly all Mattoon residents, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Consolidated Communications, which covers 95% of the area. Mattoon’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Mattoon residents.

Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

96%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to nearly all households in Mattoon covering 96% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Mattoon, $41.25.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mattoon, $1.53.

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 Mattoon. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Mattoon's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Consolidated Communications DSL internet

Provider

Consolidated Communications

Starting price*
$25/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Consolidated Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Mattoon covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Consolidated Communications uses telephone lines in Mattoon 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 Mattoon, $41.25.

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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mattoon, $1.53.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Consolidated Communications offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in Mattoon. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mattoon's providers, 284 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 Mattoon covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mattoon 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 Mattoon, $41.25.

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 Mattoon, $1.53.

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 Mattoon. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Mattoon's providers, 284 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Mattoon with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in Mattoon. The next fastest internet provider in Mattoon is Consolidated Communications, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Consolidated Communications offers the cheapest internet in Mattoon with plans starting at $25/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mattoon, $41.25.

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Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

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