Internet providers in 61801

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61801 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 75 MbpsDSL91%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 987 MbpsCable100%
Mediacom $29.99 60 - 1,000 MbpsCable1.872%
i3 Broadband $44.99 -Fiber-optic14%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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61801 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 61801 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 61801 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. 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 14% of those living in the 61801 ZIP code.

There are eight internet providers serving the 61801 area, and 91.34% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among eight internet providers in 61801, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 61801

The largest internet providers serving the 61801 ZIP code are AT&T, Xfinity, and i3 Broadband bringing DSL, cable, and fiber-optic options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 61801 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 100% of the area. Urbana’s third most-available internet provider, i3 Broadband, offers fiber-optic to around 14% of residents in the 61801 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 61801 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $40.83.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $1.57.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 61801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 420 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

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 61801 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 61801 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 Urbana, $40.83.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Urbana, $1.57.

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 61801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 420 Mbps.

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i3 Broadband fiber-optic internet

Provider

i3 Broadband

Starting price*
$44.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

200 Mbps

Average availability

14%

Fiber-optic from i3 Broadband offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 61801 ZIP code, covering 14% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from i3 Broadband is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 61801 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for i3 Broadband start at $44.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $40.83.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, i3 Broadband offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 200 Mbps in 61801 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 14% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Urbana's providers, 420 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 61801 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 61801 and the greater Urbana area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Urbana at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Urbana at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 61801 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 61801 frequently asked questions

Mediacom is the fastest internet provider in the 61801 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.872% of households in 61801. The next fastest internet provider in the 61801 ZIP code is i3 Broadband, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps to 14% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 61801 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Urbana, $40.83.

i3 Broadband is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 61801 ZIP code, covering 14% of the city.

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.

Internet deals such as speed upgrades, promotional pricing, equipment perks and free installation are available from many internet providers. Bundling internet with TV and home phone is also a popular way to get a deal on internet.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.