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Internet Providers in Alsip, Illinois
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Internet Access in Alsip, Illinois
IPBB and Fiber infrastructure and Cable lines make up the most widespread wired broadband technologies within Alsip, featuring 98.78 percent and 99.06 percent network reach.
The average Alsip subscriber has 3 companies at their location, or precisely 3.09 ISPs per census block. Only 1.22 percent of Alsip residents are limited to one choice for home Internet.
Viasat Internet is the most commonly available choice in Alsip. The company is accessible for close to one hundred percent of Alsip. HughesNet is also a common option in the area, with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest plan for Alsip is 25 megabits per second download.
The information listed here is primarily sourced via FCC coverage reports. Data is cross-validated with private data sources and direct provider reporting to create more useful resources than is available from government websites. Address availability information isn't available for all providers, but every ISP is noted down to a census block level. Data about pricing of specific Internet plans is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans annually. There are a total of 494 plans collected in Alsip from 2014–present, with 36 Internet packages currently marketed.
While the main providers are HughesNet and Viasat, XFINITY from Comcast is also in the area with a recorded top speed of 987 Mbps. Finally, there are 6 providers in Alsip with specialized enterprise connections like MPLS. Explore the interactive map on the page below to compare broadband coverage on the census block level.
- There are 15 internet providers in Alsip with 6 of those offering residential service
- Alsip is the 53rd most connected city in Illinois ahead of Chicago Ridge, Oak Lawn, Palos Heights, and Blue Island, but behind Robbins.
- Explore internet access for communities within Alsip: Merrionette Park
- The fastest zip code in Alsip for July 2021 is 60803. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.2% of consumers in Alsip200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Alsip, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.1%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||98.8%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||98.8%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Alsip
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps Among Alsip Internet Providers
Many Internet providers have begun to increase the use of data limits onto home broadband plans as of late. This trend holds true for the Alsip market, with local providers such as Xfinity selling capped plans. It's not a major concern for the majority of residents, but it may be an issue for subscribers who share the connection with household members or techies who upload a lot of high-def video. Data caps on cable plans tend to be about 1 Terabyte, which is an issue for fewer than one percent of customers, according to a report from Xfinity. Potential XFINITY from Comcast customers in Alsip should verify data limits when signing up.
Compare Alsip to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Alsip||127.3 Mbps||8||$0.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +407.1 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.41 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +21.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.22 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +33.3 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.25 ( + $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +42.2 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.24 ( + $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +34.8 Mbps )||8||$0.30 ( + $0.00 )|