Internet Providers in New Berlin, Illinois

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Residential Internet Statistics for New Berlin, IL
Wired Internet Providers: 4
Average Speed Test Result: 20.15 Mbps
Top Advertised Speed: 1,200 Mbps
No Broadband Access: 27.79%

Internet Access in New Berlin, Illinois

4 Internet providers can provide service to the average New Berlin address. In context, this is a lot of competition compared to other cities in Illinois. Competition of more than two ISPs in a city often results in lower pricing.

Cable and DSL are the main network options in New Berlin, frequently overlapping and competing on service quality. Cable speed is generally better. That said, big-picture performance metrics we've recorded with either network system are comparable.

Rise Broadband and Frontier Communications also offer coverage in New Berlin, although local speed test data suggests that real-world performance from Rise Broadband may be faster.

Coverage from the two most common providers, Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet, generally, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Broadband availability insights here are based on a mix of public governmental data from the FCC and privatized data collected from telecoms, or via unlisted third parties. Statistics about speed and performance data is sourced primarily from M-Labs, which is the speed test tool shown within BroadbandNow and Google and Chrome search results. [1] Our researchers have hand-sourced package price and plan details on 383 Internet plans and bundles for New Berlin as of 2021.

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 New Berlin, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps DSL 1m 21s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in New Berlin, Illinois

  • Rise Broadband - 97.6% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Frontier - 63.6% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 115 Mbps
  • Mediacom - 47.3% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - 25.8% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 1,200 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - 15.1% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Viasat - 100.0% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in New Berlin - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For New Berlin

New Berlin Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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New Berlin is the 408th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Auburn, Ashland, and Waverly, but behind Chatham and Pleasant Plains.

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 Sangamon 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.

Approximately 66% of New Berlin 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.

In Sangamon County, approximately 10,000 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 Video Streaming Around New Berlin

Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the common ISPs in New Berlin place a limit on streaming for their home broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue since subscribers see them as a tactic to stop "cord cutting". Providers maintain they are a reasonable strategy for managing heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which can eat up 1–7GB per hour.

Internet access in New Berlin neighborhoods

We've compiled data about Internet access in a variety of neighborhoods in New Berlin: Curran and Berlin.

Summary Of Internet Providers In New Berlin

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Illinois Electric Cooperative Fixed Wireless 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 97.6%+ 50 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 63.6%+ 115 Mbps
Mediacom Cable Cable 47.3%+ 1,000 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 25.8%+ 1.0 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 25.8%+ 1,200 Mbps
Royell Communications Fixed Wireless 23.8%+ 15 Mbps
AT&T Internet DSL 15.1%+ 100 Mbps
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 50 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 100% 115 Mbps
Royell Communications Fixed Wireless 85.2%+ 15 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 25.5%+ 987 Mbps
Mediacom Business Cable 6.6%+ 1,000 Mbps

Compare New Berlin to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
New Berlin 20.2 Mbps 11 $0.40 ( + $0.00 )
New York 349.1 Mbps ( +328.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.46 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 107.1 Mbps ( +86.9 Mbps ) 18 ( +7 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 99.7 Mbps ( +79.5 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )
Houston 111.7 Mbps ( +91.5 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 115.3 Mbps ( +95.1 Mbps ) 9 ( -2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )