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Princeton, IL internet providers

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Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL88%
Xfinity $29.99 15 - 987 MbpsCable98%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 200 MbpsCable1.693%
MTCO Corporation - -DSL100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Princeton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Princeton 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 Princeton area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Princeton residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Princeton, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are nine internet providers serving the Princeton area, and 99.84% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Princeton's nine internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Princeton

The largest internet providers in Princeton are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Princeton.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all Princeton residents, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Princeton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Princeton residents.

Frontier DSL internet

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

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Princeton covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Princeton 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 Princeton, $39.65.

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 Princeton, $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 Princeton. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Princeton's providers, 211 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

98%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in Princeton covering 98% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Princeton, $39.65.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 15 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.00 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Princeton, $1.89.

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 Princeton. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Princeton's providers, 211 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 Princeton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Princeton 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 Princeton, $39.65.

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 Princeton, $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 Princeton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Princeton's providers, 211 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Princeton with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Princeton. The next fastest internet provider in Princeton is Mediacom, offering download speeds up to 200 Mbps to 1.693% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Princeton with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Princeton, $39.65.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

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.

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