Internet Providers in Schaumburg, Illinois

Most Popular Internet Providers in Schaumburg, Illinois:

Showing 1 to 9 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    99.1% Available
    99.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • 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 - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. Xfinity
    96.1% Available
    96.1%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1200 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-1200mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $20 - $106
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 3. WOW!
    77.1% Available
    77.1%

    Available

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

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    100 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-100mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 5. 5. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • 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 - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 6. 6. EarthLink
    99.3% Available
    99.3%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • 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 - 1 Year required
  • 7. 7. Future Link IT
    45.9% Available
    45.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    6 Mbps
    Download
  • 8. 8. Everywhere Wireless
    35% Available
    35%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $29 - $59
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 9. 9. E-Vergent Wireless
    16.2% Available
    16.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    65 Mbps
    Download
    10 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 20-65mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $69.95 - $139.95
4 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Schaumburg. See All
  • 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • 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
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    • 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
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 4. 4. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • 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

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Internet Access in Schaumburg, Illinois

The most common network types within Schaumburg are DSL and Fiber networks and Cable networks. FCC filings suggest DSL and Fiber has a 99.28 percent territory, compared to Cable's 96.11 percent availability.

EarthLink is an alternative, serving Schaumburg with a maximum speed of 100 Mbps. Wired Internet isn't the only option for Internet service in Schaumburg. fixed wireless outfits such as Future Link IT are able to deliver 6 Mbps over direct wireless technology. Outside of residential Internet, there are also 17 companies in Schaumburg with specialized enterprise and business technologies such as SD-WAN and MPLS. Our listings include every provider with explicit business services online, but consumer-focused companies might offer business packages as well.

Viasat Internet offers the widest availability in Schaumburg. virtually one hundred percent of Schaumburg census blocks can get Internet service from them. HughesNet is also a common option, providing close to one hundred percent of the area with Satellite Internet service. HughesNet's fastest plan for Schaumburg is 25 megabits per second.

The average household in Schaumburg has 4-5 companies at their location, or precisely 4.71 providers per census block.

All the coverage statistics here comes from FCC provider-reported data. ISPs in Schaumburg are legally required to report deployment and subscriber data biannually. Using our relationships with Internet providers, we are able to verify this data in comparison to private data including lit addresses reported by telecoms. Since 2014, BroadbandNow has processed 13,617 data rows on Internet coverage in Schaumburg. Our speed averages are calculated from actual speed tests originating in Schaumburg households. Other data and statistics presented on this page originate from NTIA and Census data publications.

Internet Statistics 2021

300 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Schaumburg, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s 96.1%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 99.1%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 99.3%
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s 100.0%
WOW! 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 77.1%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Schaumburg

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Schaumburg is the 8th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Streamwood, Hoffman Estates, Roselle, and Medinah, but behind Rolling Meadows.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 23,000 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.

Approximately 100% of Schaumburg 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 24,000 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.

ISP Coverage near The Illinois Institute Of Art-Schaumburg and University Of Phoenix-Illinois

In the 2 mile area around The Illinois Institute Of Art-Schaumburg, a normal house has 3-4 options for consumer internet access. University Of Phoenix-Illinois currently shows 3.85 internet service options to select from for homes within 2 miles of campus. Both universities currently have internet speeds that are more than capable of achieving student use cases such as watching online video, downloading large items, and online gaming. Plans in this range aren't guaranteed to be available in every road near campus, and could be unaccessible in apartment complexes. Keep in mind these averages are calculatedbased on speed tests, and performance will likely be closer to the official speeds listed here.

Data Caps Among Schaumburg ISPs

Many Internet companies have begun to increase the use of data "plans" onto home broadband plans lately. This market trend is certainly true in Schaumburg, with common ISPs like Xfinity featuring capped plans. It's not a large concern for most customers, but it may be an issue for households who share their plan or "power users" who upload a large amount of 4K content. Caps on cable packages are usually around 1 Terabyte, which is more than 99 percent of customers use, according to a report from Xfinity. XFINITY from Comcast customers in Schaumburg are advised to verify data limits when signing up, and not presume them based on online statements.

Compare Schaumburg to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Schaumburg 128.8 Mbps 11 $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +405.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.41 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +20 Mbps ) 17 ( +6 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +31.8 Mbps ) 15 ( +4 ) $0.25 ( + $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +40.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +12 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +33.3 Mbps ) 8 ( -3 ) $0.30 ( + $0.00 )