Internet providers in Park Ridge, IL

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Park Ridge, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.925%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL99%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic0.067%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable99%
WideOpenWest - -Cable93%
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Park Ridge internet service at a glance

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

There are five internet providers serving the Park Ridge area, and 99.46% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Park Ridge's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Park Ridge

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

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

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Park Ridge covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Park Ridge 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 Park Ridge, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Park Ridge, $1.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Park Ridge. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Park Ridge's providers, 778 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Park Ridge covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Park Ridge 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 Park Ridge, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Park Ridge, $1.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 987 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in Park Ridge. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Park Ridge's providers, 778 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 Park Ridge covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Park Ridge 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 Park Ridge, $42.49.

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 Park Ridge, $1.57.

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 Park Ridge. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Park Ridge's providers, 778 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Park Ridge with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 0.925% of households in Park Ridge. The next fastest internet provider in Park Ridge is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 0.067% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Park Ridge with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Park Ridge, $42.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Park Ridge, covering 0.925% of the city. Xfinity also offers fiber internet in Park Ridge and is available to 0.067% of households.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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