Internet providers in 61606

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61606 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 6 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Marseilles Telephone Company $54.95 50 - 10 MbpsDSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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61606 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 61606 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 61606 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 100% 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 61606 area, and 100% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 61606, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 61606

The largest internet providers serving the 61606 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 nearly all in the 61606 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 100% of residents in the 61606 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

6 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.6 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 61606 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 6 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.6 Mbps in 61606 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Peoria's providers, 176 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 61606 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61606 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 61606 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, 176 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

100%

DSL from Marseilles Telephone Company offers broadband to all households in the 61606 ZIP code, covering 100% 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 61606 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Peoria's providers, 176 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 61606 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 61606 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 61606 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 DSL and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 61606 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 61606 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in 61606. The next fastest internet provider in the 61606 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Noize Communications offers the cheapest internet in the 61606 ZIP with service starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Peoria, $42.48.

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.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.