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Internet providers in Mount Vernon, IL

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 25 MbpsDSL95%
Spectrum $44.99 60 - 120 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Wisper Internet $44.99 5 - 20 MbpsWireless100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Mount Vernon internet service at a glance

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

There are six internet providers serving the Mount Vernon area, and 95.06% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Mount Vernon's six internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 120 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Mount Vernon

The largest internet providers in Mount Vernon are AT&T, Spectrum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Mount Vernon.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Mount Vernon residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Spectrum, which covers 100% of the area. Mount Vernon’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Mount Vernon residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Mount Vernon covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, $45.99.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 40 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

120 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Mount Vernon covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $45.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.75 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $1.15.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 120 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 40 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 Mount Vernon covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Mount Vernon 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 Mount Vernon, $45.99.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Mount Vernon, $1.15.

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 Mount Vernon. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Mount Vernon's providers, 40 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Spectrum is the fastest internet provider in Mount Vernon with download speeds up to 120 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Mount Vernon. The next fastest internet provider in Mount Vernon is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 95% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Mount Vernon with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Mount Vernon, $45.99.

If you suspect your slow speeds are the result of your internet provider throttling your connection, the easiest way to determine if you’re being throttled is to perform two speed tests. Run the first test on your regular network, then run the second one on a VPN. If the two speeds are drastically different (and the VPN test was higher), your internet provider may be throttling your speeds.

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.

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.

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.