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Internet Providers in Frankfort, Illinois
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Internet Access in Frankfort, Illinois
FCC Form 477 datasets are the backbone for the Frankfort-area Internet availability facts listed on BroadbandNow.  Since launching in 2014, we have examined 7,722 rows of governmental and private data catalogues about Internet access in Frankfort. Download averages analysis comes from user speed test records. Note that speed test data is a rough indicator of local network performance, not a promise the actual download speeds customers can expect at addresses in Frankfort.
Metronet is another common Internet choice in Frankfort. They offer Fiber connections with coverage in virtually one hundred percent of the area. XL Broadband is another alternative wireless service worth noting for close to one hundred percent of Frankfort. Keep in mind that it has to have roof access or proximity to a XL Broadband access point.
Zooming in on network options, Frankfort has several high speed wired broadband types including fiber, cable, and DSL. Fiber has local availability of 1.00 percent. Cable, meanwhile, is available to 99.31 percent of area residents. DSL is available to 99.43 percent of the local population.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the main Internet choices in Frankfort.
To summarize, the average Frankfort resident has 5 choices for residential Internet (to be exact, 5 in each census block), which is above average. Frankfort ranks at position 328th of 1,233 communities in Illinois so far as broadband options. Residents the FCC considers "underserved" are relatively low, with only 200 limited to a single choice for Internet service. Activate the interactive map on the page below to explore network data about Frankfort.
Internet Statistics 2022
0.9% of consumers in Frankfort200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Frankfort, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||99.4%|
|EarthLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||99.1%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||94.7%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||80.9%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||80.9%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
Internet Provider Competition Map For Frankfort
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 in Frankfort
Many Internet providers have decided to add data limits to their home broadband plans recently. The market trend is certainly true in Frankfort, with common providers like Xfinity featuring plans with data caps. This won't really matter for the majority of Internet users, but can affect households that share their service with multiple other family or techies who download a lot of high-def content. Caps for cable bundles tend to be around one Terabyte. This is more than is used by 99% of users, according to reports from Comcast. Potential Xfinity customers in Frankfort should double check data caps when signing up.
Compare Frankfort to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Frankfort||61.1 Mbps||10||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +484.5 Mbps )||21 ( +11 )||$0.31 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +100.2 Mbps )||20 ( +10 )||$0.33 ( + $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +119.8 Mbps )||19 ( +9 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +125.5 Mbps )||26 ( +16 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +118 Mbps )||10||$0.36 ( + $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Frankfort
Awesome service and customer support
I have had XL Broadband for years and they sure beat any provider I have ever had out here. Thanks for your awesome work guys!
Awesome Internet Service Provider
It's a small family owned ISP that provides great service while giving awesome customer support, I love them.