Internet providers in Riverside, IL

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Riverside, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL94%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Riverside internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Riverside 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 Riverside area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Riverside residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Riverside, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Riverside area, and 97.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Riverside's four internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Riverside

The largest internet providers in Riverside are AT&T, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to Riverside.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Riverside residents, covering 94% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Riverside’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Riverside residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

94%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Riverside covering 94% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Riverside 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 Riverside, $42.49.

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, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Riverside, $2.36.

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 Riverside. These download speeds are available to 94% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Riverside's providers, 278 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 Riverside covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Riverside 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 Riverside, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Riverside, $2.36.

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 Riverside. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Riverside's providers, 278 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 Riverside covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Riverside 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 Riverside, $42.49.

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 Riverside, $2.36.

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 Riverside. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Riverside's providers, 278 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in Riverside with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Riverside. The next fastest internet provider in Riverside is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 75 Mbps to 94% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Riverside with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Riverside, $42.49.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.