Best Internet Providers in Chicago, IL

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#1 AT&T86.11% availability

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Speed up to:

1 Gbps

Price from:

$39.99

User Review:

AT&T provides DSL Internet and Television services in Chicago, IL.

#2 AT&T Fiber17.7% availability

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Speed up to:

1 Gbps

Price from:

$49.99

User Review:

AT&T Fiber provides Fiber Internet and Television services in Chicago, IL.

#3 HughesNet4.73% availability

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Speed up to:

25 Mbps

Price from:

$69.99

User Review:

HughesNet provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

#4 Viasat5.11% availability

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Speed up to:

25 Mbps

Price from:

$60.00

User Review:

Viasat provides Satellite Internet and Phone services in Chicago, IL.

#5 Xfinity87.38% availability

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Speed up to:

2 Gbps

Price from:

$50.00+

User Review:

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

#6 EarthLink39% availability

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Speed up to:

75 Mbps

Price from:

$49.95

User Review:

EarthLink provides Fiber Internet and DSL Internet services in Chicago, IL.

#7 WOW!16.5% availability

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Speed up to:

50 Mbps

Price from:

N/A

User Review:

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

#8 RCN8.35% availability

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Speed up to:

155 Mbps

Price from:

$29.99

User Review:

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

Television Only 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

  • DISH is ranked #1 in Customer Satisfaction by J.D. Power for the second year in a row.
  • 2-Year TV Price Guarantee.
  • Free Google Voice Remote and Smart DVR Included.
  • Record up to 16 shows at once.
  • 80,000 On Demand Titles.
  • FREE Standard Professional Inst
Dish Network television pricing starting at:
$59.99
Call now for Dish Network internet availability at your address.

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#1

Best Provider Overall

AT&T

Best Provider for Gaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Streaming

Xfinity

Best Provider for Availability

Xfinity

Chicago, IL - Internet Connection and Coverage Map


Compare Chicago, IL Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


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 - Xfinity

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

Widest Coverage Providers in Chicago, Illinois

  • Xfinity - 87.38%
  • AT&T - 86.11%
  • 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 Internet and Television
  2. RCN - 155 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone
  3. Access Media 3 - 150 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  4. EarthLink - 75 Mbps - Fiber Internet and DSL Internet
  5. WOW! - 50 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Television
  6. FairPoint Communications - 25 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  7. Cyberonic - 11 Mbps - Fiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  8. Birch Communications - 6 Mbps - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  9. eVolve Business Solutions - 3 Mbps - Fiber Internet and Copper Internet
  10. Zayo Group - Fiber Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet
  11. Level 3 Communications - Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet
  12. Cogent Communications - Fiber Internet and Copper Internet

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

Compare Internet Providers in Chicago, Illinois by Coverage Area

ProviderMax Mbps DownloadMax Mbps UploadInternet ConnectionCoverage
1.Xfinity logoXfinityView Plans2 Gbps20 MbpsCable Internet, Television and Phone87.38%
2.AT&T logoAT&TView Plans1 Gbps1 GbpsDSL Internet and Television86.11%
3.Cyberonic logoCyberonicView Plans11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet86.11%
4.EarthLink logoEarthLinkView Plans75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber Internet and DSL Internet39.00%
5.AT&T Fiber logoAT&T FiberView Plans1 Gbps1 GbpsFiber Internet and Television17.70%
6.WOW! logoWOW!View Plans50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Television16.50%
7.RCN logoRCNView Plans155 Mbps15 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, Television and Phone8.35%
8.E-Vergent.com logoE-Vergent.comView Plans15 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet5.43%
9.Viasat logoViasatView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone5.11%
10.HughesNet logoHughesNetView Plans25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite Internet and Phone4.73%
11.Global Capacity logoGlobal CapacityView Plans8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL Internet and Copper Internet4.34%
12.Lola Wireless logoLola WirelessView Plans200 Mbps25 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet0.90%
13.DLS logoDLSView Plans6 Mbps6 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet0.12%
14.Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 3View Plans150 Mbps100 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet0.10%
15.Wisper ISP logoWisper ISPView Plans20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet0.01%
16.Birch Communications logoBirch CommunicationsView Plans6 Mbps~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet0.01%
17.FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint CommunicationsView Plans25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber Internet, Cable Internet, DSL Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet~
18.eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business SolutionsView Plans3 Mbps3 MbpsFiber Internet and Copper Internet~
19.LiteWire Internet Services logoLiteWire Internet ServicesView Plans25 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless Internet~
20.Zayo Group logoZayo GroupView Plans~~Fiber Internet, Copper Internet and Fixed Wireless Internet~
21.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet, DSL Internet and Copper Internet~
22.Cogent Communications logoCogent CommunicationsView Plans~~Fiber Internet and Copper Internet~
23.Convergence Technologies logoConvergence TechnologiesView Plans~~Fixed Wireless Internet~
24.Business Only Broadband logoBusiness Only BroadbandView Plans~~Fixed Wireless Internet~


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