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Internet Providers in Frederick, Illinois
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Internet Access in Frederick, Illinois
Frederick has 7 residential Internet Service Providers, or 11 if you include business and mobile services. There are 5 broadband choices, which in Frederick usually means DSL service.
Coverage from Viasat Internet and HughesNet, in most cases, will overlap. As you might expect, the decision between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one in Frederick.
DSL-based is widely available in comparison with other Internet technologies in Frederick because virtually every house in Frederick is wired with phone wires — the wire reaches the home via utility poles outside, which continues to a modem attached to the ethernet jack inside to enable your Wifi.
100 percent of the Frederick area is still left with only one or zero Internet choices. Outside these underserved areas, the average address can find 2-3 providers available. Areas that have more choices see reduced prices as the providers are incentivized to improve network infrastructure to win customers.
The coverage data here comes from FCC provider-reported data. Internet providers in Frederick are required by law to report availability data biannually. By leveraging our relationships with Internet providers, we are able to verify this data against private data submitted by telecoms. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on real-world speed tests from Frederick in the M-Labs database.
Internet Statistics 2022
100.0% of consumers in Frederick300 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 Frederick, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|T-Mobile Home Internet||115 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 11s||10.1%|
|Ultra Home Internet||100 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||1m 21s||10.1%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||50.3%|
Internet Provider Competition Map For Frederick
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.