Internet Providers in Prophetstown, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Prophetstown, IL
Internet Service Providers: 7
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Cable

Top Internet Providers in Prophetstown, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. Rise Broadband
    85.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    85.5% Available
  • 2. Frontier
    81.8% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    81.8% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. Nextlink Internet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *100 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    100% Available
  • 6. 6. theWISP.net ,INC
    99.1% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *45 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    99.1% Available
  • 7. 7. Mediacom
    65.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    65.8% Available
  • 8. 8. Geneseo Communications
    6.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    6.8% Available
  • 9. 9. Geneseo
    2.6% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *16 Mbps
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    2.6% Available

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Internet Access in Prophetstown, Illinois

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Prophetstown. HughesNet is also commonly available.

Keep in mind that since FCC data is collected twice a year and only published 6+ months after, providers listed in the results above might not include the latest network upgrades. This page incorporates direct provider reporting to help reduce this delay.

Broadband competition in Prophetstown is overall strong, with most households having 5-6 providers to choose from. Access isn't always spread out equally — as a surprising 38.48 percent of residents still only have one option.

Cable TV and Internet and DSL providers like Frontier Communications are the primary broadband infrastructure types available in Prophetstown.

Outside of the Internet options detailed above, Rise Broadband is another option to consider. They have wired broadband in 85 percent of the Prophetstown area. Wireless providers like Nextlink Internet and satellite companies including are worth looking at, but the main wired options usually offer a stronger value so far as speed.

  • There are 13 internet providers in Prophetstown with 9 of those offering residential service
  • Prophetstown is the 416th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Morrison, Tampico, and Erie, but behind Sterling and Rock Falls.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Prophetstown, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 65.8%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s 85.5%
Geneseo Communications 16 Mbps DSL 8m 32s 2.6%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 81.8%
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.

Prophetstown is the 416th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Morrison, Tampico, and Erie, but behind Sterling and Rock Falls.

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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 4,000 people in Whiteside 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.

Approximately 62% of Prophetstown 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 Whiteside County, approximately 9,000 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 Prophetstown to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Prophetstown 6.1 Mbps 9 $0.75 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +575.6 Mbps ) 22 ( +13 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +166.7 Mbps ) 21 ( +12 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +193.6 Mbps ) 20 ( +11 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +196.1 Mbps ) 27 ( +18 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +190.4 Mbps ) 11 ( +2 ) $0.39 ( $0.00 )