Internet Providers in Laura, Illinois

Residential Internet Statistics for Laura, IL
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $29.95
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Laura, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 2. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. Mid Century Telephone Cooperative
    79.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    79.6% Available
  • 4. Nextlink Internet
    72.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    72.5% Available
  • 5. 5. Noize Communications LLC
    47.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    47.6% Available
  • 6. 6. DerbyNet
    10.7% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *30 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    10.7% Available
  • 1. Nextlink Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 2. Mid Century Telephone Cooperative
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    100% Available

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Internet Access in Laura, Illinois

FCC datasets are the backbone for the Laura coverage data presented on BroadbandNow. Since 2014, we've analyzed 465 rows of FCC and privatized databases about Internet access within Laura. We don't have a sufficient amount of speed test information for measuring how local network speeds compare to advertised plan speeds for Laura residents. The local data vizualizations below are scheduled for an update when there are enough data points to illustrate changes long-term.

Taking a look now at network tech being used Laura, the most frequently available wired broadband technology types are Satellite (close to one hundred percent coverage) and DSL and Fiber (79.64 percent coverage).

Mid Century Telephone Cooperative is an alternative to the primary providers. They offer a maximum download speed of 8 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only way to get Internet in Laura. fixed wireless providers such as Nextlink Internet are able to reach 100 Mbps or more via direct wireless technology. Outside of home Internet, there are also 2 companies in the area offering specialized enterprise and smb services such as T1 or custom fiber loops. Our results include every provider with business services advertised online.

The average location in Laura has 3 companies at their location. Only 100 percent of the Laura population are stuck with one or fewer options for home broadband.

Viasat Internet is the most widespread Internet option on the whole, registered with coverage in practically one hundred percent of Laura residents. HughesNet, in contrast, is available for practically one hundred percent of residents. The fastest download speed recorded for Viasat is up to 35 Mbps, while HughesNet advertised up to 25 Mbps. As a rule, any speed over 10 Mbps is enough for streaming SD video on WiFi. However, it may become problematic for large households or high-bandwidth apps such as video conferencing and etc. Refer to the coverage map below to see Internet options on a granular level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Laura, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mid Century Telephone Cooperative 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 79.6%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

Laura is the 565th most connected city in Illinois behind Elmwood, Princeville, Brimfield, Wyoming, and Toulon.

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

Approximately 4,000 people in Peoria County don't have access to any wired internet.

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This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 80% of people living in Laura have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

In Peoria County, approximately 8,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Map of ISPs in Laura

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