Internet Providers in Mount Prospect, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Mount Prospect, IL
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Mount Prospect, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    94.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    94.1% Available
  • 2. Xfinity
    99.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1.2 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.1% Available
  • 3. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    51% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    51% Available
  • 4. Verizon
    90% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    90% Available
  • 5. 5. WOW!
    69.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    69.2% Available
  • 6. 6. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 7. 7. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 8. 8. Everywhere Wireless
    66.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    66.6% Available
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Internet Access in Mount Prospect, Illinois

Currently, there are 8 providers in Mount Prospect with residential service, and a total of 23 including specialized smb, enterprise, and mobile providers like Crown Castle Fiber.

When we're looking at network technology in use in the Mount Prospect area, we see that the most prevalent wired broadband Internet tech varieties are IPBB and Fiber (94.07 percent coverage) and Cable (99.08 percent coverage). Cable Internet is sold by residential television corporations, leveraging preexisting coaxial cable TV networks. Cable can often make sense for local residents because of the strong mix of speed and value.

Viasat Internet is the most likely choice for Mount Prospect residents. close to one hundred percent of the Mount Prospect area can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is the most common followup option, serving practically one hundred percent of local addresses with Satellite broadband service. HughesNet's strongest package for Mount Prospect is 25 Mbps.

The average Mount Prospect building has 4-5 companies at their address. Still, 1.2 percent of the Mount Prospect population have one or fewer options for home Internet service.

Coverage data here comes via FCC data, which compels providers in Mount Prospect to submit deployment data biannually. By using direct agreements with Internet providers, we are able to cross-validate this data with privatized data submitted by Internet providers directly. Between 2014–2022 our team has crunched 10,297 data rows about Internet access in Mount Prospect, and 4,689,114 in Illinois as a whole. The speed averages shown on this page are calculated based on actual speed tests from Mount Prospect addresses in the M-Labs database, a tool built into Google search as well as BroadbandNow.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Mount Prospect, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 94.1%
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.1%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 69.2%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 51.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
600 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.

Mount Prospect is the 233rd most connected city in Illinois ahead of Prospect Heights, but behind Des Plaines, Rolling Meadows, Wheeling, and Arlington Heights.

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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 21,000 people in Cook 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.

Approximately 99% of Mount Prospect residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Cook County, approximately 22,000 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.

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Compare Mount Prospect to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Mount Prospect 144.4 Mbps 12 $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +437.3 Mbps ) 22 ( +10 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +28.4 Mbps ) 21 ( +9 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +55.3 Mbps ) 20 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +57.8 Mbps ) 27 ( +15 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +52.1 Mbps ) 11 ( -1 ) $0.39 ( + $0.00 )