Internet Service Providers in Brighton, Illinois
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Residential Internet Statistics for Brighton, IL
|Wired Internet Providers:||4|
|Average Speed Test Result:||13.4 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||1,000 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||16.82%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Brighton, Illinois
Internet Access in Brighton, Illinois
IPBB and Fixed Wireless lines are prevalent wired broadband technologies in Brighton, showing 82.03 percent and 47.20 percent network reach in the area.
Remember that since FCC data is currently collected biannually and only published 6+ months later, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Brighton's primary wired broadband options.
Broadband competition in Brighton is overall high, with most homes having 5 Internet service providers available in their area. Access isn't distributed evenly — as a notable 17.39 percent of residents still have only one or zero options for true broadband service.
While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, AT&T Internet is also in Brighton with IPBB availability in 82 percent of residents and a top speed of 75 Mbps. Providers like Wisper ISP can deliver 25 Mbps or more via wireless hardware. Explore the interactive map on the page below to compare how many options residents have at the census block level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to compare how Viasat compares with other Brighton options in real-world speed tests.
Internet Statistics 2021
17.4% of consumers in Brighton1,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Brighton, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s|
|Rise Broadband||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||DSL and Fixed Wireless||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Frontier Communications||115 Mbps||DSL||1m 11s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Brighton, Illinois
- AT&T Internet - 82.0% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Sparklight - 57.8% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
- Rise Broadband - 47.2% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Frontier - 9.4% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
- Spectrum - 3.3% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Brighton - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
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.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
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 in Brighton
Many Internet companies have moved to add data "plans" onto consumer broadband plans in recent years. The market trend holds true in Brighton, with local providers such as Sparklight selling capped plans. This doesn't matter for most Internet subscribers, but it can affect those that consume a lot of high-def video. Data caps for cable plans tend to be in the neighborhood of 1 Terabyte, which is way more than is used by 99% of customers. Potential Sparklight (formerly Cable One) customers should confirm data limits before signing a contract.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Brighton
|Wisper ISP||Fixed Wireless||99.8%+||25 Mbps|
|AT&T Internet||DSL and Fixed Wireless||82.0%+||100 Mbps|
|Illinois Electric Cooperative||Fixed Wireless||63.5%+||25 Mbps|
|Sparklight (formerly Cable One)||Cable||57.8%+||1,000 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||47.2%+||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||9.4%+||115 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|Rise Broadband||Fixed Wireless||91.8%+||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||40.9%+||115 Mbps|
|AT&T||Fixed Wireless||17.2%+||25 Mbps|
|Spectrum Business||Cable||4.2%+||940 Mbps|
Compare Brighton to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Brighton||13.4 Mbps||11||$0.58 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +335.7 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.46 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +93.7 Mbps )||18 ( +7 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +86.3 Mbps )||15 ( +4 )||$0.28 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +98.3 Mbps )||21 ( +10 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +101.9 Mbps )||9 ( -2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|