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Internet providers in 62712

Find internet providers serving the 62712 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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62712 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 25 - 50 MbpsDSL27%
Xfinity $30.00 50 - 987 MbpsCable86%
Mediacom $19.99 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable29%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Rise Broadband $25.00 25 - 15 MbpsWireless100%
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62712 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 62712 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 62712 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 99% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 29% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Springfield, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 62712 area, and 33.27% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 62712, prices start at $19.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Springfield

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Rise Broadband 15 Mbps 3 Mbps Wireless
Xfinity 142 Mbps 14 Mbps Cable
Mediacom 122 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in 62712

The largest internet providers serving the 62712 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and Mediacom bringing DSL and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to many in the 62712 ZIP code, covering 27% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 86% of the area. Springfield’s third most-available internet provider, Mediacom, offers cable to around 29% of residents in the 62712 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

10 Mbps

Average availability

27%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 62712 ZIP code, covering 27% 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 significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $43.33.

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 Springfield, $1.08.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 10 Mbps in 62712 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 27% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 348 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

86%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 62712 ZIP code, covering 86% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 62712 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 Springfield, $43.33.

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, $1.08.

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 62712 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Mediacom cable internet

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

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

29%

Cable from Mediacom offers broadband to some, but not many households in the 62712 ZIP code, covering 29% of the area.

Mediacom’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 62712 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 Springfield, $43.33.

Mediacom customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Springfield, $1.08.

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 62712 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 29% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Springfield's providers, 348 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 62712 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 62712 and the greater Springfield area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Springfield at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Springfield at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 62712 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 Springfield 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 Springfield cable and DSL internet providers.

Internet providers in 62712 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 62712 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 29% of households in 62712. The next fastest internet provider in the 62712 ZIP code is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 987 Mbps to 86% of the area.

Mediacom offers the cheapest internet in the 62712 ZIP with service starting at $19.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Springfield, $43.33.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.

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.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.