Internet Providers in Lake Villa, IL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Lake Villa, IL
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 14
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $59.63

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 411 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 9 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 April 2021 is 60046. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

300 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
EarthLink Fiber 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s
EarthLink 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Lake Villa, Illinois

  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 98.5% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • EarthLink - DSL - 99.0% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 99.6% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • Rise Broadband - Fixed Wireless - 13.8% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 8.1% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EarthLink - Fiber - 7.6% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Lake Villa - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Lake Villa

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Lake Villa is the 362nd most connected city in Illinois ahead of Antioch, but behind Fox Lake, Ingleside, Round Lake, and Grayslake.

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

Approximately 7,000 people in Lake 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: 8% of people living in Lake Villa 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 99% of Lake Villa 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, 60046 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Lake Villa.

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

In Lake County, approximately 7,000 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 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.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Lake Villa

Provider Type Coverage Speed
AT&T Internet IPBB 98.5%+ 100 Mbps
EarthLink DSL 99.0%+ 100 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 99.6%+ 1,200 Mbps
E-Vergent Wireless Fixed Wireless 81.6%+ 65 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 13.8%+ 50 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 8.1%+ 940 Mbps
EarthLink Fiber Fiber 7.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps
E-Vergent Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 65 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 23.3%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 6.9%+ 940 Mbps
Unite Private Networks Fiber 3.4%+ 1,000 Mbps
First Communications Copper 1.8%+ 1.5 Mbps

Compare Lake Villa to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Lake Villa 123.9 Mbps 9 $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +291.5 Mbps ) 16 ( +7 ) $0.21 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( -5 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.15 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( -7.7 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.19 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +3.5 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.18 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +3.7 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.18 ( $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.