Advertiser Disclosure While this page may contain offers from our partners, our opinions are our own. Here's how we rate providers

Internet providers in 61107

Find internet providers serving the 61107 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

Shop local providers
Rockford City Map

Internet providers in your area

61107 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL91%
Frontier $54.99 VariesDSL4.580%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable14%
BendBroadband - 300 - 1,000 MbpsDSL35%
Shop providers Need help? Call: (844) 512-2720

61107 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 61107 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 61107 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 92% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 7.650% of those living in the 61107 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 61107 area, and 94.86% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 61107, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

Results from real users

Average internet speeds in Rockford

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Mediacom 120 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable
Xfinity 91 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
AT&T 14 Mbps 5 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 61107

The largest internet providers serving the 61107 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 61107 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Rockford’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 14% of residents in the 61107 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61107 ZIP code, covering 91% 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 $55/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $46.41.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockford, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 61107 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 345 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 61107 ZIP code, covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61107 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 Rockford, $46.41.

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 Rockford, $1.25.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 35 Mbps in 61107 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 345 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Mediacom cable internet

Provider
Mediacom
Starting price*
$19.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 61107 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61107 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Mediacom start at $19.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $46.41.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Rockford, $1.25.

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 61107 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Rockford's providers, 345 Mbps.

Check availability Call us: (844) 512-2720

Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 61107 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 61107 and the greater Rockford area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockford at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Rockford at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 61107 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 Rockford 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 Rockford cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 61107 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 61107 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in 61107. The next fastest internet provider in the 61107 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 61107 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Rockford, $46.41.

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.

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.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.