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Internet Providers in Onarga, Illinois
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Internet Access in Onarga, Illinois
Data on BroadbandNow is calculated from the FCC's bi-annual broadband coverage reporting. BroadbandNow leverages direct reporting from providers to further validate and enhance that data. Pricing and plan data is collected manually by our data science team. We have analyzed 206 Internet deals in and near Onarga since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 8 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.
Looking at network technologies available Onarga, the most common physical wire Internet connection types are IPBB and Fixed Wireless, with 79.59% and 99.32% respectively.
Viasat Internet is the most common provider in Onarga. close to one hundred percent of Onarga census blocks can receive Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option in the area, serving practically one hundred percent of Onarga with Satellite service. HughesNet's strongest package for Onarga is 25 megabits per second download.
Rise Broadband provides a common alternative to the primary providers. They offer 99 percent local availability and a top download speed of 25 Mbps. Wired broadband isn't actually the only choice for Internet service for residents of Onarga. fixed wireless providers such as Conxxus are able to deliver 10 Mbps using direct wireless links. Aside from consumer broadband, there are 3 providers in the area selling enterprise and smb technologies such as SD-WAN and MPLS. We list every provider with business packages advertised on their website, although some can connect both residential and business-class broadband.
View the map below to explore Internet service market competition at a granular street level. Although the majority of blocks have about 5-6 choices for service, some areas are less well-served or might be limited to one. Despite network advances, a notable 20.41 percent of local residents are stuck with one Internet service option.
Internet Statistics 2021
20.4% of consumers in Onarga300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Onarga, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|AT&T Internet||100 Mbps||IPBB||1m 21s||79.6%|
|Rise Broadband||50 Mbps||Fixed Wireless||2m 43s||99.3%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|EarthLink||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s||79.6%|
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 Onarga
Data collected by our researchers suggests that some of the top ISPs in Onarga currently use data caps on home Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue since consumers see caps as a strategy for limiting "cord cutting". Providers insist caps are a necessary strategy as they struggle to manage network traffic. Either way, the culprit is over-the-top streaming, which easily uses anywhere from 1–7GB per hour.
Compare Onarga to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Onarga||95.8 Mbps||8||$1.86 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +438.6 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +53 Mbps )||17 ( +9 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +64.8 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +73.7 Mbps )||23 ( +15 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +66.3 Mbps )||8||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|