Internet providers in 61764

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Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL96%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
ClearSKY Systems - -Wireless100%
Viasat $50 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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61764 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 61764 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 61764 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 96% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pontiac, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 61764 area, and 95.69% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 61764, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 61764

The largest internet providers serving the 61764 ZIP code are Frontier, Mediacom, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 61764 ZIP code, covering 96% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Mediacom, which covers 99% of the area. Pontiac’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 61764 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

96%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61764 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pontiac, $41.58.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pontiac, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 61764 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pontiac's providers, 218 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to all households in the 61764 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61764 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pontiac, $41.58.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pontiac, $1.89.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Mediacom offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 61764 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Pontiac's providers, 218 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 the 61764 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 61764 ZIP 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 Pontiac, $41.58.

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 Pontiac, $1.89.

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 61764 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Pontiac's providers, 218 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 61764 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 61764 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 99% of households in 61764. The next fastest internet provider in the 61764 ZIP code is ClearSKY Systems, offering download speeds up to 30 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in the 61764 ZIP with service starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pontiac, $41.58.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.