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Internet providers in 61605

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61605 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL71%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Marseilles Telephone Company $54.95 50 - 10 MbpsDSL35%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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61605 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 61605 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 61605 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 73% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Peoria, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are six internet providers serving the 61605 area, and 73.30% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 61605, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 61605

The largest internet providers serving the 61605 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Marseilles Telephone Company bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 61605 ZIP code, covering 71% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Peoria’s third most-available internet provider, Marseilles Telephone Company, offers DSL to around 35% of residents in the 61605 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 61605 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T 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 AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Peoria, $42.48.

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 Peoria, $2.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 61605 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Peoria's providers, 178 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 61605 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61605 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 Peoria, $42.48.

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 Peoria, $2.02.

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 61605 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Peoria's providers, 178 Mbps.

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Marseilles Telephone Company DSL internet

Provider

Marseilles Telephone Company

Starting price*
$54.95/mo.
Max download speed

10 Mbps

Max upload speed

1 Mbps

Average availability

35%

DSL from Marseilles Telephone Company offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 61605 ZIP code, covering 35% of the area.

DSL internet from Marseilles Telephone Company 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 Marseilles Telephone Company start at $54.95/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Peoria, $42.48.

Marseilles Telephone Company customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.10 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Peoria, $2.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Marseilles Telephone Company offers download speeds up to 10 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1 Mbps in 61605 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 35% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Peoria's providers, 178 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 61605 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 61605 and the greater Peoria area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Peoria at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Peoria at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 61605 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Peoria may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Peoria cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 61605 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 61605 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 61605. The next fastest internet provider in the 61605 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Noize Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 61605 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Peoria, $42.48.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

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%.

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.