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Internet Providers in Berwyn, Illinois
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Internet Access in Berwyn, Illinois
Berwyn has 7 residential Internet Service Providers, or 16 if you include business and mobile. There are 5 broadband choices such as cable and DSL.
Cable and DSL are the two main broadband network options within the Berwyn area. They are fighting for the same potential customers at many addresses and generally competing on service quality. Cable speed is usually better. That said, the overall speeds found with either Internet technology type are similar. Local download speed test records show that local infrastructure is is stronger than average. Berwyn is 26.74 percent above the Illinois aggregated average in terms of average download speeds.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As residents might predict, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Berwyn.
Most households in Berwyn have two or more Internet companies available at a given address. That said, this number may change from block to block. The map on this page shows how competition changes around the city.
Broadband coverage insights here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are calculated from government data from the FCC and private data we source from telecoms. Statistics regarding speed data comes from M-Labs. Our in-house researchers have hand-filed package price on 381 broadband plans for the Berwyn market to date.
- There are 14 internet providers in Berwyn with 7 of those offering residential service
- Berwyn is the 151st most connected city in Illinois ahead of Cicero, Riverside, Lyons, and Forest Park, but behind Oak Park.
- Explore internet access for communities within Berwyn: Stickney and Forest View
- The fastest zip code in Berwyn for July 2021 is 60402. (see all below).
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Berwyn, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||99.3%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.9%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Berwyn
Data from our research team suggests that some of the popular ISPs currently use data caps for their home broadband connections. Data caps are a public issue because consumers view caps as a tactic for limiting streaming, while providers maintain caps are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. In either case, the problem is streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Berwyn neighborhoods
Broadband information for Berwyn is available in the following neighborhoods: Stickney, Forest View.
Compare Berwyn to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Berwyn||222.5 Mbps||9||$0.45 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +311.9 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( -73.7 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( -61.9 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.32 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( -53 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.31 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( -60.4 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.66 ( + $0.00 )|