Best Internet Providers in Chicago, IL

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#1 AT&T

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Coverage Area:
86.11%
Starting at:
$40.00
User Review:
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(855) 441-4668
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Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.

AT&T provides DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Chicago, IL
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Chicago, IL
  • AT&T internet pricing starting at $40.00
  • Over 5 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
Set up AT&T high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.
(855) 441-4668
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Coverage Area:
86.11%
Starting at:
$40.00
User Review:

#1. The Best Internet Provider in Chicago, IL is AT&T.

AT&T provides DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • #1 Internet Provider in Chicago, IL
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Chicago, IL
  • AT&T internet pricing starting at $40.00
  • Over 5 people have signed up with this provider in the last hour.
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Average call wait time is less than 28 seconds.

#2 AT&T Fiber

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Coverage Area:
17.70%
Starting at:
$60.00
User Review:
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(855) 902-4529
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Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.

AT&T Fiber provides Fiber services in Chicago, 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
Set up AT&T Fiber high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.
(855) 902-4529
AT&T Fiber logo
Coverage Area:
17.70%
Starting at:
$60.00
User Review:

AT&T Fiber provides Fiber services in Chicago, 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
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Average call wait time is less than 15 seconds.

#3 Viasat

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Coverage Area:
5.11%
Starting at:
$49.99
User Review:
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(844) 899-9722
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Average call wait time is less than 21 seconds.

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
Set up Viasat high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 21 seconds.
(844) 899-9722
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Coverage Area:
5.11%
Starting at:
$49.99
User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans
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Average call wait time is less than 21 seconds.

#4 HughesNet

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Coverage Area:
4.73%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:
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(855) 768-8973
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Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
Set up HughesNet high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.
(855) 768-8973
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Coverage Area:
4.73%
Starting at:
$59.99
User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits
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Average call wait time is less than 14 seconds.

#5 Xfinity

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Coverage Area:
67.67%
Starting at:
$30.00+
User Review:
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(855) 410-1914
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Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.

Xfinity provides Cable Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Xfinity delivers the best in-home WiFi experience with the most coverage throughout your home.
  • Switch to Xfinity risk free for 30 days for the best TV and Internet experience.
Set up Xfinity high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.
(855) 410-1914
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Coverage Area:
67.67%
Starting at:
$30.00+
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Xfinity provides Cable Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Xfinity delivers the best in-home WiFi experience with the most coverage throughout your home.
  • Switch to Xfinity risk free for 30 days for the best TV and Internet experience.
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Average call wait time is less than 22 seconds.

#6 EarthLink

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Coverage Area:
39.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:
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(855) 587-1417
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
Set up EarthLink high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.
(855) 587-1417
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Coverage Area:
39.00%
Starting at:
$39.95
User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber and DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • 24/7 support
  • 250x faster than dial-up
  • Included protection tools to block viruses, spyware, & hackers
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Average call wait time is less than 18 seconds.

#7 WOW!

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Coverage Area:
16.50%
Starting at:
N/A
User Review:
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(855) 297-3264
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Average call wait time is less than 31 seconds.

WOW! provides Fiber, Cable Internet and DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • Home WI-FI Network
  • Free email, calendar and address book are all in one place
  • Free anti-virus and firewall protection from F-Secure®
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Average call wait time is less than 31 seconds.
(855) 297-3264
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Coverage Area:
16.50%
Starting at:
N/A
User Review:

WOW! provides Fiber, Cable Internet and DSL services in Chicago, IL.

  • Home WI-FI Network
  • Free email, calendar and address book are all in one place
  • Free anti-virus and firewall protection from F-Secure®
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Average call wait time is less than 31 seconds.

#8 RCN

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Coverage Area:
8.35%
Starting at:
$29.99
User Review:
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(844) 464-0058
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Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

RCN provides Fiber, Cable Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Latest equipment so you can get lightning fast speeds.
  • Low cost subscription to McAfee® Internet Security
  • 24/7 Customer Support
Set up RCN high speed internet service.
Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.
(844) 464-0058
RCN logo
Coverage Area:
8.35%
Starting at:
$29.99
User Review:

RCN provides Fiber, Cable Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

  • Latest equipment so you can get lightning fast speeds.
  • Low cost subscription to McAfee® Internet Security
  • 24/7 Customer Support
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Average call wait time is less than 26 seconds.

Television Providers in Chicago, IL

#1 DIRECTV

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DIRECTV

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

DIRECTV provides Television in Chicago, IL

  • Best entertainement options for any sports fan over Cable TV, including NFL Sunday Ticket!
  • Includes local channels
  • HBO, Showtime, Starz, Cinemax free for first 3 months
  • Free upgrade to Genie HD-DVR
  • Free professional installation in up to 4 rooms
DIRECTV television pricing starting at:
$59.99
Call now for DIRECTV internet availability at your address.

#2 Dish Network

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Dish Network

DISH Network is ranked #1 in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power

Dish Network provides Television in Chicago, IL

  • Free voice remote and Smart DVR included
  • Free 15+ Premium channels for three months
  • Stream 100% of your Live & Recorded TV from anywhere
  • DISH is integrated with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant
  • Don't settle for Cable TV
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$59.99
Call now for Dish Network internet availability at your address.

Compare Chicago, IL Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


#1

Best Provider Overall

AT&T

Best Provider for Gaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Streaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Availability

AT&T


Use the below tables to compare high-speed internet service providers with internet speeds as well as data caps in Chicago, Illinois

Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

  • Best Provider for Overall Usage - AT&T
  • Best Provider for Fast Speeds - AT&T
  • Best Provider for Gaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Streaming - Xfinity
  • Best Provider for Availability - AT&T

Fastest Internet Speeds in Chicago, Illinois

  • Xfinity - 2 Gbps** Fast Download **
  • AT&T - 1 Gbps
  • AT&T Fiber - 1 Gbps

Internet Provider Types in Chicago, Illinois

  • Fiber - 1.49%
  • Cable Internet - 69.03%
  • DSL - 86.59%
  • Copper - 0.06%
  • Fixed Wireless - 5.57%
  • Satellite - 100%

Widest Coverage Providers in Chicago, Illinois

  • AT&T - 86.11%
  • Xfinity - 67.67%
  • EarthLink - 39%

Below is a list of the Fiber Internet options in Chicago, Illinois with up to Gigabit connections. Search Fiber-optic internet plans and internet packages.

  1. AT&T Fiber - 1 Gbps - Fiber and Television
  2. RCN - 155 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. Access Media 3 - 150 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL and Copper
  4. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  5. WOW! - 50 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL and Television
  6. FairPoint Communications - 25 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  7. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  8. Birch Communications - 6 Mbps - Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  9. eVolve Business Solutions - 3 Mbps - Fiber and Copper
  10. Zayo Group - Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless
  11. Level 3 Communications - Fiber, DSL and Copper
  12. Cogent Communications - Fiber and Copper

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Chicago, Illinois, ranked by quality of service and fast speeds.

  1. AT&T - 1 Gbps - DSL and Television
  2. Xfinity - 2 Gbps - Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber and DSL
  4. AT&T Fiber - 1 Gbps - Fiber and Television
  5. WOW! - 50 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, DSL and Television
  6. RCN - 155 Mbps - Fiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  7. Viasat - 100 Mbps - Satellite and Phone
  8. HughesNet - 25 Mbps - Satellite and Phone

Compare Internet Providers in Chicago, Illinois by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.AT&T logoAT&TView Plans1 Gbps1 GbpsDSL and Television86.11%
2.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless86.11%
3.Xfinity logoXfinityView Plans2 Gbps20 MbpsCable Internet, Television and Phone67.67%
4.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and DSL39.00%
5.AT&T Fiber logoAT&T FiberView Plans1 Gbps1 GbpsFiber and Television17.70%
6.WOW! logoWOW!View Plans50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL and Television16.50%
7.RCN logoRCNView Plans155 Mbps15 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, Television and Phone8.35%
8.E-Vergent.com logoE-Vergent.comView Plans15 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless5.43%
9.Viasat logoViasatView Plans100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone5.11%
10.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone4.73%
11.Global Capacity logoGlobal CapacityView Plans8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper4.34%
12.Lola Wireless logoLola WirelessView Plans200 Mbps25 MbpsFixed Wireless0.90%
13.DLS logoDLSView Plans6 Mbps6 MbpsFixed Wireless0.12%
14.Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 3View Plans150 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL and Copper0.10%
15.Wisper ISP logoWisper ISPView Plans20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless0.01%
16.Birch Communications logoBirch CommunicationsView Plans6 Mbps~Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless0.01%
17.Zayo Group logoZayo GroupView Plans~~Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
18.LiteWire Internet Services logoLiteWire Internet ServicesView Plans25 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless~
19.Cogent Communications logoCogent CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber and Copper~
20.Convergence Technologies logoConvergence TechnologiesView Plans~~Fixed Wireless~
21.Business Only Broadband logoBusiness Only BroadbandView Plans~~Fixed Wireless~
22.eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business SolutionsView Plans3 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and Copper~
23.FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint CommunicationsView Plans25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, Cable Internet, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
24.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~


Chicago, IL - Internet Connection and Coverage Map

Chicago, IL has a total of 32 internet providers including  12 Fiber providers, 6 Cable Internet providers, 9 DSL providers, 9 Copper providers, 11 Fixed Wireless providers and 2 Satellite providers.Chicago has an average download speed of 141 Mbps and a maximum download speed of 2 Gbps.

Free wireless internet access points in Chicago, IL

Canaryville Branch
642 W. 43rd Street
Chicago, IL 60609
(312) 747-0644
Chicago Bee Branch
3647 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60609
(312) 747-6872
Chicago Lawn Branch
6120 S. Kedzie Avenue
Chicago, IL 60629
(312) 747-0639
Chicago Public Library
400 South State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 747-4999
Dunning Branch
7455 W. Cornelia Avenue
Chicago, IL 60634
(312) 743-0480
Greater Grand Crossing Branch
1000 East 73rd Street
Chicago, IL 60619
(312) 745-1608
Humboldt Park
1605 N. Troy Street
Chicago, IL 60647
(312) 744-2244
Little Village Branch
2311 S. Kedzie
Chicago, IL 60623
Water Works Branch
163 E. Pearson Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 742-8811
West Town Branch
1625 W. Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 743-0450