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Internet Providers in Mc Lean, Illinois
Residential Internet Statistics for Mc Lean, IL
|Fastest Speed Available:||1,000 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$51.99|
Most Popular Internet Providers in Mc Lean, Illinois:
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Internet Access in Mc Lean, Illinois
Data on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual provider coverage filings. We also use direct provider reports to validate that data. Plane and pricing data is hand-gathered manually by our data analysis team. Locally, we've analyzed and verified 226 Internet plans in and near Mc Lean since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 130 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.
Cable TV and Internet and DSL providers like Frontier Communications make up the primary Internet service types with availability around Mc Lean.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Mc Lean's primary wired broadband options.
Rise Broadband is another commonly available Internet choice in Mc Lean, offering Fixed Wireless service available to 99 percent of the area. MR Systems Wireless offers an alternative wireless service for close to one hundred percent of the area, although it has to have roof access and proximity to a MR Systems Wireless tower or access point.
View the map below to explore Internet service options on the granular street level. Although the majority of locations have around 4-5 choices for service, others can be less connected and might be limited to one. Despite network advances, a notable 40.13 percent of residents are stuck with one or fewer Internet providers.
Internet Statistics 2021
40.1% of consumers in Mc Lean500 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 Mc Lean, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mediacom Cable||1,000 Mbps||Cable||8s||66.0%|
|Viasat Internet||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s||100.0%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||99.4%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||76.0%|
|CCAonline||2.0 Mbps||DSL||1h 8m 16s||1.7%|
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 Cord Cutting in Mc Lean
Data collected by our market researchers shows that top ISPs in the area currently use data caps on home Internet connections. Data caps are a public issue since subscribers view caps as a tactic to discourage "cord cutting". Providers insist caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: over-the-top streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hour.
Compare Mc Lean to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Mc Lean||5.9 Mbps||8||$0.72 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +528.5 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.89 ( + $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +142.9 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.23 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +154.7 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +163.6 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.25 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +156.2 Mbps )||8||$0.38 ( $0.00 )|