Internet Providers in Niles, Illinois

Most Popular Internet Providers in Niles, Illinois:

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  • 1. AT&T Internet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Xfinity
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $20 - $106
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 6. 6. Everywhere Wireless
    97.4% Available
    97.4%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $29 - $59
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. Cricket
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    0.768 Mbps
    Download
    0.2 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-0.768mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $35 - $55
  • 3. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Niles, Illinois

Niles currently has only two widespread wired Internet service providers (ISPs): Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat is primarily a Satellite provider. They have download speeds as high as 100 Mbps and coverage in close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they sell Satellite. They have coverage in near one hundred percent of Niles and advertised download speeds of 25 Mbps.

Cable and DSL are the main broadband network types around the Niles area. They are fighting over the same customers at many addresses and generally competing on service quality. Cable network speed is overall stronger, but the overall speeds found with either Internet technology type are comparable.

The Internet packages displayed here are manually gathered by our data science and research team.

Most households in Niles have more than one ISPs available at a given address. That said, the amount of choice tends to rise and dip from block to block. The map on this page shows competition shifts around the city.

While the main ISPs are HughesNet and Viasat, AT&T Internet is also in Niles with coverage for practically one hundred percent of census blocks and a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from companies like Everywhere Wireless can deliver as much as 50 Mbps via wireless relays. There are also 9 providers with enterprise-level connections like MPLS. See the interactive map on the page below to see broadband coverage on the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Niles, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 100.0%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 100.0%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 100.0%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Niles

Niles Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Niles is the 119th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Harwood Heights and Morton Grove, but behind Park Ridge, Skokie, and Lincolnwood.

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

Approximately 23,000 people in Cook 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: 12% of people living in Niles 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 100% of Niles 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 Cook County, approximately 24,000 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 Caps in Niles

Internet providers have begun to add "data caps" to consumer Internet packages lately. This market trend holds true for the Niles market, with common providers like Xfinity adding capped plans. This might not really matter for most Internet users, but it is liable to affect those that download or upload a lot of 4K content. Caps on cable plans are usually around 1 Terabyte, which is way more than is used by 99% of users, according to reports from Comcast. XFINITY from Comcast customers in Niles are advised to confirm data caps before signing a contract.

Compare Niles to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Niles 156.6 Mbps 8 $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +377.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.41 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( -7.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +9 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +4 Mbps ) 15 ( +7 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +12.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +15 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +5.5 Mbps ) 8 $0.30 ( $0.00 )