Internet Providers in Carbon Cliff, IL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Carbon Cliff, IL
Internet Providers: 13
Internet Plans: 5
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $50.99

Internet Access in Carbon Cliff, Illinois

Carbon Cliff currently has two main wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. Their network offers download speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage in practically one hundred percent of the local area. As for HughesNet, they provide Satellite. They have coverage for near one hundred percent of Carbon Cliff.

There's a strong level of market choice between companies in the Carbon Cliff area. However, 300 residents don't have service from more than one provider. This means that if they aren't satisfied with their provider, they are forced to use a lower-grade wireless connection. However, this issue isn't widespread in Carbon Cliff. The majority of households have 5-6 choices for Internet service.

The Internet packages listed above are manually gathered by our research team. The 46 Internet packages shown above are the most current out of 223 broadband plans we've collected in Carbon Cliff to date.

Mediacom Cable and AT&T Internet can also provide coverage in Carbon Cliff, often competing for the same customers.

In summary, Satellite and IPBB are the most prevalent network types available in Carbon Cliff. The coverage maps and speed test data below show where the real-world speed test results vary when comparing each of the neighborhoods and providers in the area.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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 Carbon Cliff, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Carbon Cliff, Illinois

  • Mediacom - Cable - 99.2% Availability in Carbon Cliff - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 74.3% Availability in Carbon Cliff - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Carbon Cliff - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Carbon Cliff - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Carbon Cliff

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Carbon Cliff is the 448th most connected city in Illinois behind Coal Valley, Hampton, East Moline, Colona, and Silvis.

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

Approximately 2,000 people in Rock Island 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.

Approximately 74% of Carbon Cliff 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 Rock Island County, approximately 5,000 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 Carbon Cliff

Internet providers have decided to add data "plans" onto home broadband plans recently. This trend holds true for the Carbon Cliff market, with local ISPs like Mediacom featuring capped plans. It's not a large issue for most Internet users, but is liable to affect those who share their WiFi or techies who upload a lot of high-def video. Data caps with cable bundles tend to be about 1 Terabyte, which is an issue for less than one percent of Internet users. Mediacom Cable customers are advised to verify data use policies before signing a contract. Do not presume them based soley on statements online.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Carbon Cliff

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Network Business Systems Fixed Wireless 100% 6 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 99.2%+ 1,000 Mbps
Geneseo Communications Fixed Wireless 94.6%+ 6 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 74.3%+ 100 Mbps
SpeedConnect Fixed Wireless 51.5%+ 25 Mbps
Reynolds Telephone Company Fixed Wireless 32.7%+ 24 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 100% 1,000 Mbps