Internet Providers in Paxton, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Paxton, IL
Internet Service Providers: 8
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Paxton, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 10 Providers

  • 1. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    85.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    85.8% Available
  • 2. Rise Broadband
    98.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.9% Available
  • 3. Frontier
    91.1% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    91.1% Available
  • 4. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. King Street Wireless
    99.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.4% Available
  • 7. 7. Conxxus
    99.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    99.1% Available
  • 8. 8. WATCH
    98.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    98.1% Available
  • 9. 9. Mediacom
    84.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    84.8% Available
  • 10. 10. Metro Communications
    30.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    30.5% Available

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Internet Access in Paxton, Illinois

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Paxton. HughesNet is also widely available.

Each major broadband service type has availability in Paxton, including fiber, cable, and DSL. Fiber home broadband service has a coverage footprint of 67.11 percent. Cable and DSL Internet networks have 84.84 percent and 77.58 percent local footprints respectively.

Broadband competition in Paxton is high. Most homes have 6-7 providers available in their area. This choice isn't always spread out evenly, however — as a notable 19.57 percent of addresses in the area still only have one or fewer options for true wired broadband service.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is processed biannually and only made public six or more months after filing, data shown here may have minor inaccuracies. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this lag time.

Outside of the Internet options detailed above, Conxxus is a third choice for coverage in 99 percent of Paxton. Wireless companies like King Street Wireless are also worth looking at. However, the main wired options usually offer a better value so far as speed and price.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Paxton, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 84.8%
Metro Communications 100 Mbps Cable 1m 21s 30.5%
Conxxus 1,000 Mbps Fiber and Fixed Wireless 8s 99.1%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 85.8%
Rise Broadband 100 Mbps Fixed Wireless 1m 21s 98.9%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 91.1%
1,000 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.

Paxton is the 245th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Fisher, Rantoul, and Onarga, but behind Saint Joseph and Gibson City.

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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 2,000 people in Ford 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.

Fiber Availability: 67% of people living in Paxton have residential fiber service available to them.

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Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 80% of Paxton 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 Ford County, approximately 4,000 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 Paxton to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Paxton 112.8 Mbps 13 $1.03 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +468.9 Mbps ) 22 ( +9 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +60 Mbps ) 21 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +86.9 Mbps ) 20 ( +7 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +89.4 Mbps ) 27 ( +14 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +83.7 Mbps ) 11 ( -2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )