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Internet Service Providers in Alton, IL

Alton, IL has a total of 14 internet providers including  1 Cable providers, 4 DSL providers, 4 Fixed Wireless providers and 2 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 32Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Alton, IL for broadband service. An Underdog score of 32 was calculated based upon poor coverage, slow download and upload speeds, restrictive package pricing, and less and favorable user testimonials.

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Top 4 Broadband Providers in Alton, IL

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HughesNet logo

HughesNet

HughesNet Satellite Internet provides high speed Internet all over the U.S.!

HughesNet provides Satellite internet in Alton, IL

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • 24/7 technical support
100.00%Excellent Coverage
HughesNet internet pricing starting at:
$49.95

(855) 980-2160

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Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite internet in Alton, IL

  • High-speed satellite Internet service anywhere in the U.S.
  • 3-Year Price Lock
  • Some locations can receive double the normal data, free
100.00%Excellent Coverage
Exede internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(866) 606-9068

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Charter Communications logo

Charter Communications

No data caps and 20x faster than DSL.

Charter Communications provides Fiber and Cable internet in Alton, IL

  • No data caps
  • No Long-Term Commitment
  • Secured with Anti-virus protection
93.06%Excellent Coverage
Charter Communications internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(877) 327-3096

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AT&T U-verse logo

AT&T U-verse

AT&T U-verse Internet offers lightning-fast, high-speed internet with speeds up to 45 Mbps at a great price.

AT&T U-verse provides Fiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless internet in Alton, IL

  • Home Wireless network
  • Access to AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network included at no extra charge
  • Anti-virus, anti-spyware and parental controls included
79.90%Excellent Coverage
AT&T U-verse internet pricing starting at:
$40.00

(855) 441-4668

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2 Television Providers in Alton, IL

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Dish Network

Dish Network offers satellite television service that integrates with Amazon Alexa.

Dish Network provides television in Alton, IL

  • Free upgrade to HD-DVR
  • Free Premium channels for three months (HBO, CineMax, Starz, Showtime, Dish Movie Pack)
  • HD included free
  • Local channels included
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$41.99

(844) 892-3822

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DIRECTV

DIRECTV has been rated #1 in customer satisfaction over cable for 17 years running.

DIRECTV provides television in Alton, IL

  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free (46 channels in all) for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR (for qualifying customers)
  • Free professional (standard) installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 410-2386

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All 10 Broadband Service Providers in Alton, IL

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Charter Communications logoCharter Communications120 Mbps5 MbpsFiber and Cable
93.06%
Wisper ISP logoWisper ISP20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless
83.55%
AT&T U-verse logoAT&T U-verse75 Mbps8 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
79.90%
Rise Broadband logoRise Broadband3 Mbps2 MbpsFixed Wireless
71.50%
JAB Broadband logoJAB Broadband5 Mbps1 MbpsFixed Wireless
19.28%
Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity2 Mbps0 MbpsDSL and Copper
1.78%
Grafton Technologies logoGrafton Technologies12 Mbps1 MbpsFiber and DSL
0.03%
Socket Telecom logoSocket Telecom12 Mbps1 MbpsFiber, DSL and Copper
0.02%

Average Download Speed For Alton, IL

61 Mbps

Alton, IL's Broadband Profile

1,953,300 of the residents of Alton have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 99.58% of Alton is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 8,332 people with NO Internet access in Alton, IL.

Internet Speed Facts For Alton, IL

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Alton, IL is 61 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 120 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 5 Mbps in Alton.

The average download speed for all wireless Internet providers in Alton, IL is 25 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 25-50 Mbps. The upload speed average via wireless Internet providers in Alton is 3 Mbps. Wireless Internet is defined as service coming from fixed wireless or mobile broadband providers.

Broadband Internet Coverage in Alton, IL
93.06%Cable
79.90%DSL
93.47%Fixed Wireless
100.00%Satellite
Average Advertised Speeds in Alton, IL
DownUp
Cable (1)120 Mbps5 Mbps
DSL (4)13 Mbps2 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (4)13 Mbps3 Mbps
Satellite (2)25 Mbps3 Mbps
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Free wireless internet access points in Alton, IL

Alton Square Branch Library
210 Alton Square
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-1276
Hayner Public Library District
326 Belle Street
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 462-0677
The Hayner Public Library District
326 Belle Street
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 462-0651
Youth Library
401 State Street
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 462-0652