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Internet providers in Wheaton, IL

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Wheaton, IL internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL97%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable99%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
E-vergent.com $59.95 10 - 70 MbpsWireless98%
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Wheaton internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Wheaton 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 Wheaton area will have access to cable, which covers 98% of Wheaton residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 41% of those living in Wheaton.

There are seven internet providers serving the Wheaton area, and 96.45% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Wheaton's seven internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Wheaton

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 201 Mbps 160 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 192 Mbps 68 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Wheaton

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

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Wheaton residents, covering 97% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Xfinity, which covers 99% of the area. Wheaton’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of Wheaton 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

97%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Wheaton covering 97% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Wheaton 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 Wheaton, $47.49.

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, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wheaton, $2.50.

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 Wheaton. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wheaton's providers, 165 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 Wheaton covering 99% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Wheaton 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 Wheaton, $47.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wheaton, $2.50.

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 Wheaton. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Wheaton's providers, 165 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 Wheaton covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Wheaton 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 Wheaton, $47.49.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Wheaton, $2.50.

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 Wheaton. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Wheaton's providers, 165 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Wheaton with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Wheaton. The next fastest internet provider in Wheaton is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps to 99% of the area.

Rise Broadband offers the cheapest internet in Wheaton with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Wheaton, $47.49.

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.

Using your own router is a good way to cut internet costs without having to downgrade your internet plan. You can also try negotiating for a lower price with your current provider, or switch to another internet provider to take advantage of introductory pricing and special promotions.

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.

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.