Internet Providers in Danville, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Danville, IL
Internet Service Providers: 9
Plans Start From: $25
Top Download Speed: 1.2 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Danville, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 11 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    85.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • IPBB
    • Fixed Wireless
    85.8% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    77.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    77.5% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    33.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    33.3% 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. Frontier
    2.3% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.3% Available
  • 7. 7. WATCH
    75.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    75.5% Available
  • 8. 8. AgPro Wireless
    44.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    44.5% Available
  • 9. 9. Sparklight
    11.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    11.8% Available
  • 10. 10. Rising Wireless
    4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *35 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    4% Available
  • 11. Metro Communications
    1.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *200 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    1.1% Available
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Internet Access in Danville, Illinois

Broadband competition in Danville is above average in comparison with other parts of the state, with is an average of 4.18 providers serviceable in each census block. Danville is currently the 319th most connected city in Illinois. (As measured by number of companies with coverage at each address) Only 14 percent of Danville addresses are limited to fewer than two options for broadband services.

The broadband coverage data on this page comes from FCC reports, and is confirmed with private data sources and direct provider reporting to output more detailed resources than is available from the FCC directly. Speeds and pricing data is sourced by manually collecting thousands of plans each year. There are a total of 555 plans collected in Danville from 2014–present, with 40 Internet plans currently marketed.

Taking a look at network technology in use across Danville, the most widespread hardwired Internet technology varieties are IPBB and Fixed Wireless and Cable, with 85.78% and 77.45% respectively. Regular cable TV companies are usually the source for cable Internet and Wifi service, since they can use existing TV wires — which already connect to most homes — to connect customers to Internet service. Local subscribers to cable Internet service providers such as Xfinity generally select cable thanks to the reasonably low prices for decent speeds. (At least, compared to DSL.)

AT&T Internet is an alternative to the primary providers (Viasat and HughesNet). They offer 85 percent coverage and a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only choice for Internet access in Danville. fixed wireless providers such as WATCH Communications are able to offer 100 Mbps via wireless technology. There are also 3 providers within Danville offering enterprise and business products and services such as point-to-point connectivity or custom fiber loops. BroadbandNow includes all providers with explicit business services online, but consumer-focused companies sometimes offer business options as well.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option overall, registered with coverage in near one hundred percent of Danville residents. HughesNet has registered coverage for close to one hundred percent of residents. The top speed recorded for Viasat reaches 35 Mbps. HughesNet offers packages as high as 25 Mbps. As a rule of thumb, anything over 10 Mbps will be enough for streaming lower-quality video on WiFi. However, it may become problematic when multiple users try to use high-bandwidth apps such as video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore our coverage map below to see how broadband coverage compares down to the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Danville, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 77.5%
Sparklight (formerly Cable One) 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 11.8%
Metro Communications 200 Mbps Cable 40s 1.1%
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB and Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 85.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 33.3%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 2.3%
6,000 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.

Danville is the 319th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Tilton and Westville, but behind Covington, Catlin, and Oakwood.

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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 6,000 people in Vermilion 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.

Approximately 86% of Danville 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 Vermilion County, approximately 13,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Danville

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Compare Danville to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Danville 153.6 Mbps 15 $1.04 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +428.1 Mbps ) 22 ( +7 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +19.2 Mbps ) 21 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +46.1 Mbps ) 20 ( +5 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +48.6 Mbps ) 27 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +42.9 Mbps ) 11 ( -4 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )