Internet Providers in Chicago Ridge, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Chicago Ridge, IL
Internet Service Providers: 5
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Chicago Ridge, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    97.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    97.9% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    100% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    87% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    87% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. EarthLink
    98.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *940 Mbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    98.5% Available
  • 7. 7. Everywhere Wireless
    5.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    5.6% Available
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Internet Access in Chicago Ridge, Illinois

There are two primary infrastructure choices in Chicago Ridge — coaxial cable (near one hundred percent availability) and DSL (98.50% coverage). Coaxial cable broadband is generally delivered through traditional cable TV providers using coaxial copper TV cables on telephone poles. DSL, similarly, is delivered via landline phone lines. The majority of Chicago Ridge census blocks can subscribe to cable and/or DSL from competing providers.

The average Chicago Ridge building has 3-4 providers at a given location. Still, 1.5 percent of the Chicago Ridge population have one option for broadband service.

Xfinity is the most commonly available choice in Chicago Ridge. virtually one hundred percent of Chicago Ridge census blocks can get access to them. Viasat Internet is also a common choice, serving near one hundred percent of the area with predominantly Satellite broadband service. Viasat's fastest package in Chicago Ridge is 35 Mbps download.

The information listed here is primarily sourced via FCC reports. Listings here are using private data sources to output more useful results than is available from the FCC directly. Speeds and pricing data is generated by our data team, who collect thousands of plans annually. We've catalogued 392 Chicago Ridge Internet plans since 2014, with 52 Internet plans currently active in the area.

Aside from the Internet options listed above, HughesNet is a third choice for wired broadband in virtually one hundred percent of Chicago Ridge. Wireless choices like satellite and mobile are advertised locally, but wired providers almost always provide high value pricing for the speed you get. As detailed in the map below, the vast majority of Chicago Ridge residents have access to some form of wired broadband.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Chicago Ridge, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 97.9%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 100.0%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber and 5G Internet 8s 98.5%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 87.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
200 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.

Chicago Ridge is the 85th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Oak Lawn, Burbank, and Palos Hills, but behind Bridgeview and Worth.

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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 21,000 people in Cook 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: 35% of people living in Chicago Ridge 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 99% of Chicago Ridge 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 Cook County, approximately 22,000 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 Chicago Ridge to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Chicago Ridge 344.6 Mbps 11 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +237.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( -171.8 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( -144.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( -142.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( -148.1 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( + $0.00 )