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Internet providers in Streamwood, IL

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Streamwood, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL98%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
WOW! $29.99 200 - 1,200 MbpsCable92%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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Streamwood internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Streamwood 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 Streamwood area will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of Streamwood residents. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 2.740% of those living in Streamwood.

There are six internet providers serving the Streamwood area, and 98.13% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Streamwood's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Streamwood

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Xfinity 165 Mbps 16 Mbps Cable
AT&T 59 Mbps 19 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in Streamwood

The largest internet providers in Streamwood are AT&T, Xfinity, and WOW! bringing DSL and cable options to Streamwood.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Streamwood residents, covering 98% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Streamwood’s third most-available internet provider, WOW!, offers cable to around 92% of Streamwood 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

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Streamwood covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Streamwood 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 Streamwood, $49.99.

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 Streamwood, $0.98.

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 Streamwood. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Streamwood's providers, 290 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

99%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Streamwood covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Streamwood 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 Streamwood, $49.99.

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 Streamwood, $0.98.

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 Streamwood. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Streamwood's providers, 290 Mbps.

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WOW! cable internet

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

1,200 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

92%

Cable from WOW! offers broadband to nearly all households in Streamwood covering 92% of the area.

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

Internet prices for WOW! start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Streamwood, $49.99.

WOW! customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 200 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.15 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Streamwood, $0.98.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, WOW! offers download speeds up to 1,200 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in Streamwood. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Streamwood's providers, 290 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Streamwood with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 98% of households in Streamwood. The next fastest internet provider in Streamwood is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Streamwood with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Streamwood, $49.99.

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.

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.

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.

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.