Internet providers in 60178

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60178 internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL92%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable96%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Skybeam - -Wireless100%
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60178 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 60178 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 60178 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 96% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 92% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Sycamore, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are eight internet providers serving the 60178 area, and 89.73% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 60178, prices start at $24.95 and available download speeds reach up to 987 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 60178

The largest internet providers serving the 60178 ZIP code are Frontier, Xfinity, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to nearly all in the 60178 ZIP code, covering 92% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 96% of the area. Sycamore’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 60178 ZIP code.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

92%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60178 ZIP code, covering 92% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Sycamore, $41.12.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sycamore, $3.43.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in 60178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 92% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sycamore's providers, 160 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

96%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to nearly all households in the 60178 ZIP code, covering 96% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 60178 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 Sycamore, $41.12.

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 Sycamore, $3.43.

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 60178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 96% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Sycamore's providers, 160 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 the 60178 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 60178 ZIP 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 Sycamore, $41.12.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Sycamore, $3.43.

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 60178 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Sycamore's providers, 160 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 60178 frequently asked questions

Xfinity is the fastest internet provider in the 60178 ZIP code with download speeds up to 987 Mbps. These speeds are available to 96% of households in 60178. The next fastest internet provider in the 60178 ZIP code is HughesNet, offering download speeds up to 25 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Fox Valley Internet offers the cheapest internet in the 60178 ZIP with service starting at $24.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Sycamore, $41.12.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

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.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.

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.