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Internet Providers in Lake Villa, Illinois
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Internet Access in Lake Villa, Illinois
Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Lake Villa. HughesNet is also commonly available.
Cable and DSL are the main broadband options in the Lake Villa area, fighting over subscribers at most addresses and generally competing on service quality. Coaxial cable speed is usually better. That said, overall performance of either type are similar and which is "best" frequently varies depending on the network quality in that neighborhood.
The packages displayed on this page are gathered manually through our research staff. The 43 Internet packages displayed are the most recent of 422 plans we've gathered in Lake Villa to date.
XFINITY from Comcast and EarthLink also provide Internet service in Lake Villa, with significant overlap in some parts of town.
Initialize our custom maps below for analysis of competition between providers across specific parts of Lake Villa at the census block level. Our latest coverage data shows that the average census block has 4.07+ serviceable Internet service companies.
- There are 15 internet providers in Lake Villa with 7 of those offering residential service
- Lake Villa is the 362nd most connected city in Illinois ahead of Antioch, but behind Fox Lake, Ingleside, Round Lake, and Grayslake.
- Explore internet access for communities within Lake Villa: Lindenhurst and Old Mill Creek
- The fastest zip code in Lake Villa for July 2021 is 60046. (see all below).
Internet Statistics 2021
1.1% of consumers in Lake Villa300 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 Lake Villa, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|XFINITY from Comcast||1,200 Mbps||Cable||6s||99.6%|
|AT&T Internet||940 Mbps||IPBB and Fiber||8s||98.5%|
|EarthLink||1,000 Mbps||DSL and Fiber||8s||99.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||13.8%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
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 Cord Cutting in Lake Villa
Data collected by our research team shows that common providers use data caps for their residential broadband packages. Data caps are controversial because users view caps as a tactic to stop streaming services, while providers insist that data caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can consume anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.
Internet access in Lake Villa neighborhoods
Lake Villa Internet access info can be found in the following specific neighborhoods: Lindenhurst, Old Mill Creek.
Compare Lake Villa to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Lake Villa||137.7 Mbps||9||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +396.7 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +11.1 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +22.9 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +31.8 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +24.4 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|
Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Lake Villa
Verizon is great!
They offer great services and great products. It's just the cost is higher compared to wired internet services.