Internet providers in Monticello, IL

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Monticello internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Monticello 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 Monticello area will have access to cable, which covers 97% of Monticello residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Monticello, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are five internet providers serving the Monticello area, and 92.01% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Monticello's five internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Monticello

The largest internet providers in Monticello are Frontier, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Monticello.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Monticello residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 97% of the area. Monticello’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Monticello residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$24.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Monticello covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Monticello 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 $24.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Monticello, $38.74.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monticello, $1.94.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Monticello. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Monticello's providers, 265 Mbps.

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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 Monticello covering 97% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Monticello 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 Monticello, $38.74.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.33 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monticello, $1.94.

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 Monticello. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monticello's providers, 265 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 Monticello covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Monticello 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 Monticello, $38.74.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 2 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $30.00 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monticello, $1.94.

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 Monticello. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Monticello's providers, 265 Mbps.

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Monticello, IL internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $24.99/mo. 6 - 24 Mbps DSL 95%
Mediacom $19.99/mo. 60 - 1,000 Mbps Cable 97%
HughesNet $59.99/mo. 2 - 25 Mbps Satellite 100%
JAB Wireless, Inc. - - Wireless 100%
ViaSat, Inc. $50/mo. 12 - 12 Mbps Satellite 100%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in Monticello with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Monticello. The next fastest internet provider in Monticello is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Monticello with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Monticello, $38.74.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.