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Internet providers in Quincy, IL

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Quincy, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 6 MbpsDSL95%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Adams Telephone Cooperative $76.86 50 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic64%
Adams Telephone Cooperative $76.86 50 - 15 MbpsDSL46%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Quincy internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Quincy 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 Quincy area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Quincy residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 64% of those living in Quincy.

There are five internet providers serving the Quincy area, and 99.17% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Quincy's five internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Quincy

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 122 Mbps 11 Mbps Cable
Adams Telephone Cooperative 217 Mbps 216 Mbps Fiber-optic
AT&T 5 Mbps 0 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Quincy

The largest internet providers in Quincy are AT&T, Xfinity, and Adams Telephone Cooperative bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to Quincy.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Quincy residents, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Quincy’s third most-available internet provider, Adams Telephone Cooperative, offers fiber-optic to around 64% of Quincy residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

6 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.512 Mbps

Average availability

95%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Quincy covering 95% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Quincy 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Quincy, $58.37.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.20 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Quincy, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 6 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.512 Mbps in Quincy. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Quincy's providers, 410 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

Provider
Xfinity
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

987 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Quincy covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Quincy, $58.37.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Quincy, $1.12.

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 Quincy. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Quincy's providers, 410 Mbps.

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Adams Telephone Cooperative fiber-optic internet

Provider

Adams Telephone Cooperative

Starting price*
$76.86/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

64%

Fiber-optic from Adams Telephone Cooperative offers broadband to most households in Quincy covering 64% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Adams Telephone Cooperative is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Quincy than other internet types.

Internet prices for Adams Telephone Cooperative start at $76.86/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Quincy, $58.37.

Adams Telephone Cooperative customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.54 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Quincy, $1.12.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Adams Telephone Cooperative offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Quincy. These download speeds are available to 64% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Quincy's providers, 410 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Quincy, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Quincy, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Quincy and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Quincy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Quincy at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Quincy residents, 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 Quincy may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Quincy cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Adams Telephone Cooperative is the fastest internet provider in Quincy with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 64% of households in Quincy. The next fastest internet provider in Quincy is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Quincy with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Quincy, $58.37.

Adams Telephone Cooperative is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Quincy, covering 64% of the city.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.