Internet Service Providers in Dunlap, Illinois

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Residential Internet Statistics for Dunlap, IL
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 32.38 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,200 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 1.82%

Internet Access in Dunlap, Illinois

Broadband competition in Dunlap is above average compared with other parts of the state, with is an average of 5.03 providers serviceable in each census block. Dunlap is currently the 424th most connected city in Illinois. (As measured by number of companies servicing each address) As it stands, only 4.59 percent of the area are limited to one or fewer options for Internet.

Frontier Communications is also a common broadband option in Dunlap. They offer DSL connections in 93 percent of the area. Nextlink Internet offers an alternative wireless service to close to one hundred percent of the area, although it has to have roof access and line of site with a Nextlink Internet access point.

Keep in mind, since FCC availability data is only tallied up biannually and only released six months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies.

Dunlap has a variety of wired network types including fiber, cable, and DSL. Fiber, the most reliable network type around Dunlap, has local availability of 68.94 percent. Cable and DSL Internet networks have 97.77 percent and 93.01 percent footprints respectively.

Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) is the most common overall. They offer coverage for close to one hundred percent of Dunlap residents. HughesNet is available to close to one hundred percent of residents. The fastest speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps. HughesNet advertised as high as 25 Mbps. Any speed over 10 megabits per second (Mbps) is enough to stream SD video on WiFi. However, it may become problematic for multiple users or modern apps such as video chat, cloud apps, and multiplayer gaming. Explore our coverage map below to compare broadband options at the census block level.

  • There are 16 internet providers in Dunlap with 10 of those offering residential service
  • Dunlap is the 424th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Chillicothe, but behind Peoria, Peoria Heights, Edwards, and Princeville.
  • The fastest zip code in Dunlap for February 2021 is 61525. (see all below).

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 Dunlap, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
i3 Broadband 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Dunlap, Illinois

  • Frontier - 93.0% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 71.8% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • i3 Broadband - 68.9% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Mediacom - 35.1% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Dunlap - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Dunlap

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Dunlap is the 424th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Chillicothe, but behind Peoria, Peoria Heights, Edwards, and Princeville.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Peoria 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: 69% of people living in Dunlap 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 95% of Dunlap 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.

As of this month, 61525 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Dunlap.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Peoria County, approximately 9,000 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 on Dunlap Internet Plans

Many Internet companies have decided to increase the use of "data caps" to their residential Internet packages lately. This trend is certainly true in Dunlap, with local Internet choices like Xfinity advertising capped plans. This doesn't really matter for the majority of Internet subscribers, but might affect users who share their service with multiple other family or techies who stream a large amount of 4K video. For context, an HD stream on Netflix uses about 3 Gigabytes per hour, according to Netflix guidelines. Standard Definition (SD) video consumes about 1GB/hour.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Dunlap

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Rocket Communications Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
Network Business Systems Fixed Wireless 98.8%+ 35 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 93.0%+ 115 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 71.8%+ 1,200 Mbps
i3 Broadband Fiber 68.9%+ 1,000 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 35.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Noize Communications LLC Fixed Wireless 34.4%+ 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 27.0%+ 987 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 46.6%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare Dunlap to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Dunlap 32.4 Mbps 10 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +316.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +74.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +8 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +67.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +5 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +79.3 Mbps ) 21 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +82.9 Mbps ) 9 ( -1 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )