Internet providers in 60586

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60586 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.964%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL100%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Metronet $49.95 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic12%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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60586 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 60586 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 60586 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. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 13% of those living in the 60586 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 60586 area, and 99.94% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 60586, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 60586

The largest internet providers serving the 60586 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Metronet bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 60586 ZIP code, covering 100% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Plainfield’s third most-available internet provider, Metronet, offers fiber-optic to around 12% of residents in the 60586 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in the 60586 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 Plainfield, $46.65.

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 Plainfield, $1.30.

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 60586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Plainfield's providers, 622 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 60586 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60586 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 Plainfield, $46.65.

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 Plainfield, $1.30.

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 60586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Plainfield's providers, 622 Mbps.

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Metronet fiber-optic internet

Provider

Metronet

Starting price*
$49.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

12%

Fiber-optic from Metronet offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 60586 ZIP code, covering 12% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Metronet is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 60586 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Metronet start at $49.95/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Plainfield, $46.65.

Metronet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Plainfield, $1.30.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Metronet offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 60586 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 12% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Plainfield's providers, 622 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 60586 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 60586 and the greater Plainfield area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Plainfield at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Plainfield at $50/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 60586 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 Plainfield 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 Plainfield DSL, cable, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 60586 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 60586 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.964% of households in 60586. The next fastest internet provider in the 60586 ZIP code is Metronet, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 12% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 60586 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Plainfield, $46.65.

Metronet is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 60586 ZIP code, covering 12% of the city. AT&T also offers fiber internet in 60586 and is available to 1.964% of households.

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.

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.

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.