Internet Providers in Chicago, IL

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#1 - AT&T

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

AT&T provides DSL in Chicago, IL

  • #1 Internet Provider in Chicago, IL
  • Largest Connection Coverage in Chicago, IL
  • AT&T internet pricing starting at $40.00

#2 - AT&T Fiber

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AT&T Fiber provides Fiber 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

#3 - Viasat

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Viasat provides Satellite and Phone in Chicago, IL

  • New unlimited data plans available in select areas
  • Speeds up to 30mbps available
  • WiFi modem included in most plans

#4 - HughesNet

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HughesNet provides Satellite and Phone in Chicago, IL

  • National satellite Internet service provider with A+ BBB Rating
  • Free standard Installation included
  • Save $5/mo on equipment!
  • No Lease Set-up Fees, save $99 INSTANTLY
  • Unlimited Data - No Hard Data Limits

#5 - Xfinity

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Xfinity provides Cable and Phone in Chicago, IL

  • Includes Constant Guard, online protection suite (includes Norton)
  • Xfinity Connect app - text and make WiFi calls from your smartphone
  • Access to Millions of WiFi Hotspots

#6 - WOW!

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WOW! provides Fiber, Cable and DSL 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┬«

#7 - RCN

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RCN provides Fiber, Cable and Phone in Chicago, IL

  • Latest equipment so you can get lightning fast speeds.
  • Low cost subscription to McAfee┬« Internet Security
  • 24/7 Customer Support

Television Providers in Chicago, IL




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, 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
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#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
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Compare Chicago, IL Internet Providers Ranked by Maximum Fastest Speed


Best Provider Overall


Best Provider for Gaming


Best Provider for Streaming


Best Provider for Availability


Your Best Internet Service Option By Usage

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

Fastest Internet Service Providers in Chicago, IL

  • Xfinity - 2 Gbps
  • AT&T - 1 Gbps
  • AT&T Fiber - 1 Gbps

Internet Provider Types in Chicago, IL

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

Widest Coverage Providers in Chicago, IL

  • AT&T - 86.11%
  • Xfinity - 67.67%
  • AT&T Fiber - 17.7%

Here are the internet providers that have the best availability in Chicago, IL, ranked by quality of service.

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

Compare Internet Providers in Chicago, IL by Coverage Area

ProviderMax DownloadMax UploadBroadband TypeCoverage
1.AT&T logoAT&T1 Gbps1 GbpsDSL and Television86.11%
2.Cyberonic logoCyberonic11 Mbps11 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless86.11%
3.Xfinity logoXfinity2 Gbps20 MbpsCable, Television and Phone67.67%
4.EarthLink logoEarthLink75 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and DSL39.00%
5.AT&T Fiber logoAT&T Fiber1 Gbps1 GbpsFiber and Television17.70%
6.WOW! logoWOW!50 Mbps5 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Television16.50%
7.RCN logoRCN155 Mbps15 MbpsFiber, Cable, Television and Phone8.35% logoE-Vergent.com15 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless5.43%
9.Viasat logoViasat100 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone5.11%
10.HughesNet logoHughesNet25 Mbps3 MbpsSatellite and Phone4.73%
11.Global Capacity logoGlobal Capacity8 Mbps1 MbpsDSL and Copper4.34%
12.Lola Wireless logoLola Wireless200 Mbps25 MbpsFixed Wireless0.90%
13.DLS logoDLS6 Mbps6 MbpsFixed Wireless0.12%
14.Access Media 3 logoAccess Media 3150 Mbps100 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL and Copper0.10%
15.Birch Communications logoBirch Communications6 Mbps~Fiber, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless0.01%
16.Wisper ISP logoWisper ISP20 Mbps4 MbpsFixed Wireless0.01%
17.Cogent Communications logoCogent Communications~~Fiber and Copper~
18.FairPoint Communications logoFairPoint Communications25 Mbps2 MbpsFiber, Cable, DSL, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
19.Level 3 Communications logoLevel 3 Communications~~Fiber, DSL and Copper~
20.Business Only Broadband logoBusiness Only Broadband~~Fixed Wireless~
21.eVolve Business Solutions logoeVolve Business Solutions3 Mbps3 MbpsFiber and Copper~
22.LiteWire Internet Services logoLiteWire Internet Services25 Mbps5 MbpsFixed Wireless~
23.Zayo Group logoZayo Group~~Fiber, Copper and Fixed Wireless~
24.Convergence Technologies logoConvergence Technologies~~Fixed Wireless~

Chicago, IL - Broadband Availability and Coverage Map

Chicago, IL has a total of 31 internet providers including  12 Fiber providers, 6 Cable providers, 9 DSL providers, 9 Copper providers, 11 Fixed Wireless providers and 2 Satellite providers.Chicago has an average download speed of 155 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