Internet Providers in Oak Forest, Illinois

AD
Starting at

$20/mo

Speeds up to:
1200 Mbps
Download
Fiber

Most Popular Internet Providers in Oak Forest, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    99.6% Available
    99.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
    View AT&T Internet Details
    • 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 required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Xfinity
    99.8% Available
    99.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Xfinity Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $20 - $106
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 14 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. WOW!
    98% Available
    98%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    50 Mbps
    Upload
    View WOW! Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $24.99 - $79.99
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Viasat Details
    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 3 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View HughesNet Details
    • 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 required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. EarthLink
    99.9% Available
    99.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    View EarthLink Details
    • 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 required
  • 7. 7. T-Mobile Home Internet
    26.5% Available
    26.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View T-Mobile Home Internet Details
    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 100-100mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $50 - $55
    • Contracts: None required
    Deal
    There are 1 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 1. Comcast Business
    97.7% Available
    97.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Comcast Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $60 - $349.95
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. AT&T
    7.3% Available
    7.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
    View AT&T Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 300-940mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $75 - $75
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 3. Comcast Business
    97.7% Available
    97.7%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
    View Comcast Business Details
    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $60 - $349.95
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. AT&T
    7.3% Available
    7.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    940 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
    View AT&T Details
    • Fiber
    • Internet Plans: 1
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 300-940mbps
    • Connection: Fiber
    • Price Range: $75 - $75
    • Contracts: 1 Year required
  • 5. 5. Verizon Business
    3.3% Available
    3.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    N/A
  • 6. 6. WOW! Business
    2.6% Available
    2.6%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    N/A
  • 7. Access One Inc
    1.8% Available
    1.8%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    1.5 Mbps
    Upload
  • 8. GTT
    1.5% Available
    1.5%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    3 Mbps
    Download
    0.384 Mbps
    Upload
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Oak-Forest. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
    View Verizon Details
    • 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

Dig in:

Internet Access in Oak Forest, Illinois

Viasat Internet has the strongest coverage footprint in Oak Forest. HughesNet is also commonly available.

The Internet packages displayed here are manually gathered by our research team. We've collected 466 Internet plans in the area around Oak Forest since 2014.

Cable and DSL are the main broadband network types within Oak Forest. They are fighting over customers at many addresses and competing with each other. Cable performance tends to be stronger, but the overall speeds seen with either Internet technology type are comparable and which is "best" frequently varies based on the network infrastructure in a given neighborhood.

Most households in Oak Forest have more than one at their building. That said, this number will rise and dip from neighborhood to neighborhood. View the map below to discover competition changes around Oak Forest.

Outside of the Internet providers listed above, EarthLink is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in practically one hundred percent of the Oak Forest area.

Are you a journalist or researcher writing about this topic?

Contact us and we'll connect you with a broadband market expert on our team who can provide insights and data to support your work.

Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Oak Forest, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Xfinity 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 99.8%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 99.6%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.9%
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 98.0%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile Home Internet 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 26.5%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Oak Forest

Oak Forest Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
Click here to initialize interactive map
Oak Forest is the 507th most connected city in Illinois behind Midlothian, Robbins, Posen, Markham, and Country Club Hills.

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.

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

Fiber Availability: 5% of people living in Oak Forest 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 Oak Forest 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 22,000 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 Cord Cutting in Oak Forest

Data collected by our researchers suggests that top ISPs in the area place some sort of limit on data use on home Internet packages. Data caps are disliked since consumers see caps as a strategy to stop streaming services. Providers maintain they are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage heavy network traffic. Either way, the issue is the same: streaming services, which easily consumes anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Compare Oak Forest to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Oak Forest 105.6 Mbps 9 $0.23 ( + $0.00 )
New York 545.6 Mbps ( +440 Mbps ) 19 ( +10 ) $0.33 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 161.3 Mbps ( +55.7 Mbps ) 18 ( +9 ) $0.29 ( + $0.00 )
Chicago 180.9 Mbps ( +75.3 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.24 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 186.6 Mbps ( +81 Mbps ) 24 ( +15 ) $0.23 ( + $0.00 )
Philadelphia 179.1 Mbps ( +73.5 Mbps ) 9 $0.39 ( + $0.00 )

Customer Reviews of Internet Providers in Oak Forest

Super fast and reliable

Super fast and reliable speeds.

Cheap and Reliable

100 down and 10 up is a great price at under $30. I wish their 200 down had 20 up, but it is still only 10 up.