Internet Providers in Cameron, IL
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Residential Internet Statistics for Cameron, IL
|Fastest Speed Available:||300 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$55.3|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Cameron, Illinois
Internet Access in Cameron, Illinois
As it stands, DSL is the only major wired network option that has widespread availability for residents of Cameron. According to our latest data, it can be accessed by around 95.75 percent of the population. DSL Internet service reaches subscribers throughtraditional phone wires, which is the reason it comes from traditional phone operators like CenturyLink.
The average Cameron customer has 2-3 Internet providers to choose from. Competition is desireable. It tends to improve pricing and service quality at a given address. This high level of Internet access isn't distributed evenly, however. A surprising 64.52 of the local population still has only one option for broadband Internet service.
Keep in mind, since FCC data is currently only tallied up twice a year and only published 6+ months after that, availability shown here may not be complete.
CenturyLink is also a common Internet option in Cameron, offering mainly DSL service with coverage in 91 percent of Cameron. Nextlink Internet is another alternative wireless service to 96 percent of the local area. Keep in mind that it needs roof access and proximity to a Nextlink Internet access point.
According to the latest FCC data, Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the largest telecoms in Cameron in terms of coverage area. The more common companies often cover the same addresses in most blocks around Cameron.
Internet Statistics 2021
64.5% of consumers in Cameron400 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 Cameron, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s|
|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 Cameron, Illinois
- CenturyLink - DSL - 91.1% Availability in Cameron - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- Nova1net - Cable - 32.6% Availability in Cameron - Speeds up to 300 Mbps
- Frontier - DSL - 7.6% Availability in Cameron - Call For Speed Availability
- Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cameron - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
- HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Cameron - 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 and Video Streaming Around Cameron
Data collected by our researchers shows that many of the common providers in the area use data caps for their home Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue because consumers see caps as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting", while providers explain that they are a necessary strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is streaming video, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Cameron
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||96.8%+||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Communications||DSL||7.6%+||Call For Speed Availability|
|Viasat Internet||Satellite||100%||50 Mbps|
|Nextlink Internet||Fixed Wireless||100%||100 Mbps|
|CenturyLink Business||DSL||100%||100 Mbps|
|Frontier Business||DSL||17.5%+||Call For Speed Availability|
Compare Cameron to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Cameron||2.9 Mbps||6||$3.21 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||415.4 Mbps ( +412.5 Mbps )||15 ( +9 )||$0.54 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||118.9 Mbps ( +116 Mbps )||17 ( +11 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||116.2 Mbps ( +113.3 Mbps )||14 ( +8 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||127.4 Mbps ( +124.5 Mbps )||23 ( +17 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||127.6 Mbps ( +124.7 Mbps )||8 ( +2 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|