Internet Providers in Arthur, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Arthur, IL
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Arthur, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. Rise Broadband
    71.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    71.9% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 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. PWR-net
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *15 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Midwest First Inc
    98.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *6 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.5% Available
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    90.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    90.6% Available
  • 7. 7. Consolidated
    65.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *40 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    65.5% Available
  • 8. 8. Mediacom
    48.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    48.4% Available
  • 9. 9. Shawnee Communications
    15.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    15.6% Available
  • 10. 10. A.C.T.S.
    6.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.1% Available

Quick Links:

Looking for internet plans in your area?

Internet Access in Arthur, Illinois

There are two main Internet service choices within Arthur: coaxial cable (48.35% availability) and DSL (63.91% coverage). Cable Internet is delivered from cable TV companies, using coaxial copper television cables mounted on utility poles or buried along the street. DSL Internet is sent via landline phone wires. [1] In general, DSL tends to be slower than cable service, especially for locations not able to access a cable or other wired second option.

Rise Broadband is also a common Internet choice for Arthur. They offer mainly Fixed Wireless service with coverage in 71 percent of the area. PWR-net offers an alternative wireless service to virtually one hundred percent of local residents, although it has to have roof access or proximity to a PWR-net tower or access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Arthur's primary wired broadband choices.

Competition between broadband providers in Arthur is high, with most areas having 4 Internet providers to choose from. Internet access isn't spread out fairly, however — as a notable 57.61 percent of the population still only have one or fewer options for wired broadband service.

The Internet coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are based on a mix of government data from the FCC and private data collected directly from industry sources. Averaged statistics shown below regarding speed data comes via M-Labs, the speed test tool integrated into our site as well as Google queries. Our in-house market research team has hand-gathered package price and service data on 220 broadband deals within the Arthur market as of 2022.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Arthur, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 48.4%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 40 Mbps DSL 3m 24s 65.5%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 71.9%
2,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

Reference

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

Arthur is the 651st most connected city in Illinois ahead of Arcola and Atwood, but behind Lovington, Sullivan, and Tuscola.

Reference

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

Approximately 3,000 people in Douglas County don't have access to any wired internet.

Reference

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

Approximately 42% of Arthur residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

Reference

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

In Douglas County, approximately 6,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

Reference

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 Arthur

Arthur Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map

Compare Arthur to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Arthur 15 Mbps 10 $1.19 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +566.7 Mbps ) 22 ( +12 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +157.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +184.7 Mbps ) 20 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +187.2 Mbps ) 27 ( +17 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +181.5 Mbps ) 11 ( +1 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )