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Internet Providers in Franklin Grove, Illinois
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Internet Access in Franklin Grove, Illinois
Data on BroadbandNow is calculated based on the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage reports. We leverage direct provider coverage reports and other privatized data to enhance the information, down to the census block level. Plane and pricing data is aggregated through our research team. To date, we've aggregated 419 Internet plans in Franklin Grove since 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 46 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.
Viasat Internet has the largest coverage area for Franklin Grove residents. near one hundred percent of Franklin Grove census blocks can receive access to them. HughesNet is also a common choice in the area, providing near one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite broadband service. The fastest plan we've found for HughesNet for Franklin Grove is 25 megabits per second.
Looking at network tech available in Franklin Grove, the most frequently available wired broadband Internet tech infrastructures are Cable (71.20 percent coverage) and Fixed Wireless (99.34 percent coverage). Cable Internet is sold by former residential television companies, who use their already-built coaxial cable networks. Franklin Grove customers of cable Internet service providers such as XFINITY from Comcast overwhelmingly pick it thanks to the reasonably low prices for workable speeds. (Compared to DSL, anyway.)
Rise Broadband provides an alternative to the primary providers. They offer a top speed of 25 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't actually the only choice for Internet service in Franklin Grove. fixed wireless outfits like T-Mobile Home Internet are able to reach 25 Mbps over wireless links. Outside of residential broadband, there are also 2 companies within Franklin Grove with specialized enterprise-level products and services such as SD-WAN. Our listings include every provider with business plans advertised on their site, although some sell both residential and business-class broadband.
View the interactive map shown below to explore Internet service competition on a census block level. Although most areas have 3-4 choices, some areas can be less fortunate or might be limited to one. In spite of fiber growth, a notable 32.85 percent of households are in precisely this situation.
Internet Statistics 2021
32.9% of consumers in Franklin Grove500 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 Franklin Grove, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||71.2%|
|CenturyLink||100 Mbps||DSL||1m 21s||3.1%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||25 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||5m 27s||99.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||78.4%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Franklin Grove
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 Cap Issues and Video Streaming in Franklin Grove
Data collected by our research team shows that many of the common providers in Franklin Grove currently place some sort of limit on streaming on residential broadband packages. Data caps are disliked because consumers view them as a strategy to discourage video streaming, while providers explain that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network traffic. In either case, the problem is over-the-top streaming, which can eat up anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes per hour.
Compare Franklin Grove to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Franklin Grove||15.8 Mbps||9||$0.34 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||545.6 Mbps ( +529.8 Mbps )||19 ( +10 )||$0.29 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||161.3 Mbps ( +145.5 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||180.9 Mbps ( +165.1 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||186.6 Mbps ( +170.8 Mbps )||24 ( +15 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||179.1 Mbps ( +163.3 Mbps )||9||$0.35 ( + $0.00 )|