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Internet providers in Springfield, IL

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Springfield, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL88%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable98%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable5.393%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $29.95 25 - 250 MbpsWireless100%
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Springfield internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Springfield 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 Springfield area will have access to cable, which covers 95% of Springfield residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 38% of those living in Springfield.

There are seven internet providers serving the Springfield area, and 91.33% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Springfield's seven internet providers, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Springfield

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 145 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Mediacom 131 Mbps 21 Mbps Cable
Rise Broadband 17 Mbps 4 Mbps Wireless
AT&T 240 Mbps 147 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Springfield

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Springfield residents, covering 88% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 98% of the area. Springfield’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Springfield residents.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

88%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Springfield covering 88% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Springfield 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $44.98.

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 Springfield, $1.22.

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 20 Mbps in Springfield. These download speeds are available to 88% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 352 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

35 Mbps

Average availability

98%

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

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Springfield 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 Springfield, $44.98.

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 Springfield, $1.22.

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 Springfield. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 352 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in Springfield covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Springfield 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 $64.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $44.98.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Springfield, $1.22.

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 Springfield. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 352 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Springfield with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 88% of households in Springfield. The next fastest internet provider in Springfield is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in Springfield with plans starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $44.98.

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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.

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.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.