Internet Providers in Rapids City, IL

Residential Internet Statistics for Rapids City, IL
Internet Service Providers: 6
Plans Start From: $19.99
Top Download Speed: 1 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Rapids City, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 8 Providers

  • 1. Frontier
    100% Available
    Call For Speed Availability: (855) 915-4111
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    100% Available
  • 2. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 3. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    26.5% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    26.5% 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. Mediacom
    97.3% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    97.3% Available
  • 7. 7. Strada Communications
    60.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    60.2% Available
  • 8. 8. Everywhere Wireless
    41.8% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Fixed Wireless
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fixed Wireless
    41.8% Available

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Internet Access in Rapids City, Illinois

There are two primary Internet companies for Rapids City residents: Frontier Communications and Viasat Internet. Frontier mostly offers DSL service, with download speeds up to 25 Mbps and coverage for close to one hundred percent of the population. Viasat provides Satellite. They have coverage for virtually one hundred percent of Rapids City. Frontier is also a common option for for smb Internet in Rapids City.

Most people in Rapids City have two or more ISPs available to them. That said, the number of options will change depending on the neighborhood. The mapping tool below illustrates how competition changes around Rapids City.

When we zoom in on Internet service choices, Cable, DSL, and even fiber have coverage in Rapids City. Between the local options, Fiber service is generally the best option. Fiber service has 60.19 percent availability in Rapids City.

The packages shown here are manually collected through our data science team.

While the main ISPs are Frontier and Viasat, HughesNet also serves the area with availability for practically one hundred percent of census blocks and a recorded maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Plans from brands like Nextlink Internet deliver 100 Mbps or more via direct wireless links. See the interactive map on this page to compare broadband coverage at the census block level.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Rapids City, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Mediacom Cable 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.3%
Strada Communications 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s 60.2%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 26.5%
Frontier Communications Call For Speed Availability DSL -- 100.0%
Rapids City is the 126th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Silvis and Port Byron, but behind Le Claire, Hampton, and East Moline.

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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 Rock Island 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: 60% of people living in Rapids City 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 100% of Rapids City 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 Rock Island County, approximately 5,000 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.

Map of ISPs in Rapids City

Rapids City Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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