Internet Providers in Bushnell, IL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Bushnell, IL
Internet Providers: 7
Internet Plans: 12
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $57.73

Internet Access in Bushnell, Illinois

Information on this page is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual coverage reporting. BroadbandNow also uses direct reporting from providers to validate that information. Plane and pricing data is collected by our data science division. BroadbandNow has collected and verified 319 broadband plans for Bushnell since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 89 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

Every major wired broadband service type has coverage in Bushnell, including fiber, cable, and/or DSL. Fiber has local availability of 43.68 percent. Cable and DSL networks have 91.31 percent and 82.17 percent local footprints respectively.

XFINITY from Comcast is also a commonly available broadband choice in Bushnell. They offer mainly Cable service in 91 percent of the area. MTC Communications offers an alternative wireless service for 89 percent of the local area. Keep in mind that fixed wireless needs roof access or proximity to a MTC Communications tower or access point.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Bushnell's most common wired broadband options.

Click into the map shown below to explore broadband options at the granular street level. Although most blocks have 3-4 options for service, some areas are less fortunate and may only have one provider in the area. A surprising 14.26 percent of residents are in exactly this situation.

Internet Statistics 2021

400 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 Bushnell, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
MTC Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Bushnell, Illinois

  • Xfinity - Cable - 91.3% Availability in Bushnell - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Frontier - DSL - 82.2% Availability in Bushnell - Call For Speed Availability
  • MTC Communications - Fiber - 42.9% Availability in Bushnell - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Bushnell - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Bushnell - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Bushnell

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Bushnell is the 295th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Cuba, Roseville, Macomb, Avon, and Colchester.

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

Approximately 200 people in McDonough County don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 44% of people living in Bushnell have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 86% of Bushnell residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In McDonough County, approximately 800 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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 Bushnell

Data collected by our researchers shows that top ISPs in the area use data caps on residential Internet plans. Data caps are controversial since users see them as a tactic to limit video streaming. Providers explain that caps are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is streaming services, which can use anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Bushnell

Provider Type Coverage Speed
MTC Communications Fiber 42.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 91.3%+ 1,200 Mbps
MTC Communications Fixed Wireless 89.3%+ 4.0 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 82.2%+ Call For Speed Availability
Logonix Fixed Wireless 28.9%+ 10 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% Call For Speed Availability
MTC Communications Fiber 89.9%+ 250 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 26.8%+ 987 Mbps

Compare Bushnell to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Bushnell 10 Mbps 7 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +405.4 Mbps ) 15 ( +8 ) $0.54 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +108.9 Mbps ) 17 ( +10 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +106.2 Mbps ) 14 ( +7 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +117.4 Mbps ) 23 ( +16 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +117.6 Mbps ) 8 ( +1 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )