Internet Providers in Bloomington, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Bloomington, IL
Internet Service Providers: 11
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Bloomington, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 13 Providers

  • 1. Xfinity
    94% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    94% Available
  • 2. Metronet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    99.6% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.6% Available
  • 4. Rise Broadband
    81.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    81.6% Available
  • 5. 5. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    29% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    29% Available
  • 8. 8. King Street Wireless
    81.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    81.5% Available
  • 9. 9. WATCH
    58.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    58.3% Available
  • 10. 10. MR Systems Wireless
    44.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *10 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    44.9% Available
  • 11. 11. CCG
    25.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    25.3% Available
  • 12. 12. Mediacom
    4.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    4.9% Available
  • 13. GTC
    1.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    1.9% Available
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Internet Access in Bloomington, Illinois

Broadband Internet competition is above-average in Bloomington compared with other Illinois cities, with is an average of 5.82 providers available in each census block. Bloomington ranks 24th on the "most connected city" charts. Only 2.53 percent of Bloomington addresses have fewer than two options so far as broadband service.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Metronet and Viasat Internet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the choice between Metronet and Viasat is a common one in Bloomington.

HughesNet and Frontier Communications also have coverage in Bloomington, often competing for the same customers.

In terms of network options, Bloomington has every common broadband varieties: fiber, cable, and DSL. Among the local options, Fiber service is overall the better option. Fiber Internet has 84.68 percent availability in Bloomington.

The coverage stats here comes via FCC provider-reported data, requiring Internet providers in Bloomington to submit deployment and subscriber data biannually. Leveraging direct agreements with telecom companies nationally, we are able to validate this data with privatized data including lit addresses submitted via Internet providers directly. The speed averages shown here are calculated from browser-based speed tests originating from the Bloomington area in the M-Labs database, which is built into Google search as well as BroadbandNow. In terms of package pricing and info we pull data manually. Our market research team has found and listed 774 broadband packages relevant for Bloomington over recent years, and 104 of those are currently active.

  • There are 24 internet providers in Bloomington with 13 of those offering residential service
  • Bloomington is the 24th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Normal, Heyworth, Downs, Hudson, and Danvers.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Bloomington, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 94.0%
Metronet 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 100.0%
Campus Communications Group 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 25.3%
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 4.9%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 81.6%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 29.0%
Gridley Telephone Co 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 1.9%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL and Fiber -- 99.6%
2,000 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.

Bloomington is the 24th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Normal, Heyworth, Downs, Hudson, and Danvers.

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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 5,000 people in McLean 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: 85% of people living in Bloomington 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 97% of Bloomington 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 McLean County, approximately 13,000 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.

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Compare Bloomington to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Bloomington 155.3 Mbps 18 $0.72 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +426.4 Mbps ) 22 ( +4 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +17.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +3 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +44.4 Mbps ) 20 ( +2 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +46.9 Mbps ) 27 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +41.2 Mbps ) 11 ( -7 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )