Internet Providers in Albion, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Albion, IL
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $45
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Albion, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Frontier
    86.2% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    86.2% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    6.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    6.2% Available
  • 5. 5. King Street Wireless
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. Sparklight
    64% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    64% Available
  • 7. 7. Wabash Communications
    22.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    22.3% Available
  • 8. 8. Clearwave Communications
    5.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    5.1% Available

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Internet Access in Albion, Illinois

According to our latest availabliity data, there are two widely available Internet companies for Albion residents: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have speeds as high as 35 Mbps and availability in near one hundred percent of the local area. HughesNet offers Satellite. They have coverage for virtually one hundred percent of the area.

Frontier Communications and Sparklight (formerly Cable One) also have coverage in Albion, although our speed test data indicates that real-world performance from Frontier may be more robust.

The Internet plans shown here are gathered manually through our data team. The 23 Internet plans shown are the most current out of 0 packages we've aggregated in Albion to date.

40.04 percent of the Albion area is still left with only one or zero options for broadband-level Internet service. For those outside these less connected blocks, the average resident can find at least 2-3 providers to choose from. Addresses with more competition usually see lower pricing, since companies are incentivized to upgrade network infrastructure to win customers.

In summary, residents are likely making a choice between DSL and Satellite. The mapping and speed test data seen below show how the real-world speed test statistics vary between specific neighborhoods and ISPs in Albion.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Albion, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 64.0%
Wabash Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 22.3%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 6.2%
Clearwave Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 5.1%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 86.2%
1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Albion is the 868th most connected city in Illinois ahead of West Salem, but behind Mount Carmel, Fairfield, New Harmony, and Grayville.

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The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 700 people in Edwards County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 22% of people living in Albion have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 60% of Albion residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Edwards County, approximately 1,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Albion

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Compare Albion to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Albion 13.5 Mbps 10 $0.44 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +568.2 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +159.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +186.2 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +188.7 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +183 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )