Need unbiased guidance for the best deal?

(877) 211-5581

Internet Service Providers in Columbia, IL

Columbia, IL has a total of 13 internet providers including  4 Fiber providers, 2 Cable providers, 2 DSL providers, 3 Fixed Wireless providers and 3 Satellite providers.

Broadband Score of 29Underachiever

Things are looking rough in Columbia, IL for broadband service. An Underdog score of 29 was calculated based upon poor coverage, slow download and upload speeds, restrictive package pricing, and less and favorable user testimonials.

About your score

Add scores to your site

Special Offer: Bundle DirecTV with AT&T and save!

Top 4 Broadband Providers in Columbia, IL

Best Choice
HughesNet logo

HughesNet

Unlimited Data – With no hard data limits, if you use the data in your plan, speeds will reduce.

HughesNet provides Satellite in Columbia, 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

Find Internet Plans

Best Choice
Exede logo

Exede

Internet service delivered with faster uploads and faster downloads.

Exede provides Satellite in Columbia, 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

Find Internet Plans

Best Choice
Charter Communications logo

Charter Communications

No data caps and 20x faster than DSL.

Charter Communications provides Fiber and Cable in Columbia, IL

  • No data caps
  • No Long-Term Commitment
  • Secured with Anti-virus protection
72.94%Good Coverage
Charter Communications internet pricing starting at:
$39.99

(877) 327-3096

Find Internet Plans

Best Choice
Frontier logo

Frontier

Free Wi-Fi router available with all Internet plans.

Frontier provides Fiber, DSL and Copper in Columbia, IL

  • Fiber to the Home connection available
  • Free Wi-Fi router
  • 3-year price lock with no long term agreement
1.97%Poor Coverage
Frontier internet pricing starting at:
$19.99

(855) 410-2209

Find Internet Plans

Special Offer: Bundle DirecTV with AT&T and save!

2 Television Providers in Columbia, IL

Dish Network logo

Dish Network

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

Dish Network provides Television in Columbia, 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

Find Television Plans

DIRECTV logo

DIRECTV

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Columbia, 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:
$40.00

(855) 410-2386

Find Television Plans

3 Cell Phone Providers in Columbia, IL

T-Mobile logo

T-Mobile

Stick Together

T-Mobile provides Cell Phone service in Columbia, IL

  • Take your WiFi connection with you on the go
  • Stream unlimited video on Netflix, HBO NOW, Hulu, and others.
  • Up to 20GB of your unused 4G LTE data rolls over
T-Mobile cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(855) 411-0428

Find Cell Phone Plans

Sprint logo

Sprint

Moving Forward. Now together with Nextel

Sprint provides Cell Phone service in Columbia, IL

  • No annual service contract
  • No surprising overage charges
  • 3G/4G nationwide
Sprint cell phone pricing starting at:
$50.00

(855) 881-8203

Find Cell Phone Plans

AT&T Mobility logo

AT&T Mobility

Bundle with DirecTV for even more savings!

AT&T Mobility provides Cell Phone service in Columbia, IL

  • Unlimited Data, Talk and Text!
AT&T Mobility cell phone pricing starting at:
$60.00

(844) 402-2497

Find Cell Phone Plans

All 9 Broadband Service Providers in Columbia, IL

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
Exede logoExede25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
King Street Wireless logoKing Street Wireless1 Mbps0 MbpsFixed Wireless
100.00%
ViaSat logoViaSat25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite
100.00%
HTC Holding Co. logoHTC Holding Co.80 Mbps7 MbpsFiber, DSL and Fixed Wireless
100.00%
Wisper ISP logoWisper ISP20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless
99.85%
Charter Communications logoCharter Communications120 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
72.94%
Spectrum logoSpectrum120 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable and Television
72.94%
Frontier logoFrontier24 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, DSL, Copper and Television
1.97%

Average Download Speed For Columbia, IL

49 Mbps

Columbia, IL's Broadband Profile

680,500 of the residents of Columbia have at least one connection to the Internet (at home or the office).

About 99.58% of Columbia is connected to the Internet. This means there are still about 2,902 people with NO Internet access in Columbia, IL.

Internet Speed Facts For Columbia, IL

The average download speed for all terrestrial broadband (including cable) Internet in Columbia, IL is 49 Mbps and the maximum download speed available is 120 Mbps. Upload speeds via landline average 3 Mbps in Columbia.

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

Recent Posts
What You Need To Know About Moving to Illinois

What You Need To Know About Moving to Illinois

If you are moving to Illinois, chances are you are moving to Chicagoland - the compilation of the country's third most populated city and its array of suburbs.

Posted under: Moving and Illinois

Average Advertised Speeds in Columbia, IL
DownUp
Fiber (4)58 Mbps6 Mbps
Cable (2)120 Mbps5 Mbps
DSL (2)51 Mbps6 Mbps
Fixed Wireless (3)14 Mbps2 Mbps
Satellite (3)25 Mbps3 Mbps
Bundle any internet provider with DirecTV and save!Bundle any internet provider with DirecTV and save!

Free wireless internet access points in Columbia, IL

Columbia Public Library
106 North Metter Avenue
Columbia, IL 62236
(618) 281-4237