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Internet Providers in Speer, Illinois
Residential Internet Statistics for Speer, IL
|Fastest Speed Available:||30 Mbps|
|Average Plan Price:||$49.99|
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Internet Access in Speer, Illinois
For more sparsely populated areas such as Speer, fixed wireless from towers and mobile LTE-type Internet technologies provide the most prevalent broadband option. FCC records and our directly reported data show little to nohardwired broadband Internet infrastructure availability for residential customers. That said, fixed wireless Internet provides a decent replacement available to practically one hundred percent of the population.
Satellite provides backup broadband choices for Speer residents who don't have access to wired service.
Viasat Internet and HughesNet are the most common Internet options in Speer.
Broadband competition for residents of Speer is strong, with most households having 3 providers available to them. Internet access isn't spread out fairly, however — a notable 100 percent of households in the area still have only one option.
The Internet access statistics here and elsewhere on BroadbandNow are drawn from government data from the FCC and private data collected directly from providers. Average statistics regarding speed averages is sourced primarily via M-Labs. Our in-house market research team has manually aggregated package pricing and plan details on 209 Internet deals in Speer to date.
Internet Statistics 2021
100.0% of consumers in Speer100 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 Speer, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Frontier Communications||Call For Speed Availability||DSL||4m 33s||2.4%|
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.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Data Caps and Cord Cutting in Speer
Data from our market researchers suggests that many of the top ISPs use data caps for their home Internet packages. Data caps are controversial because users view caps as a strategy to discourage streaming services, while providers maintain caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage heavy network congestion. In either case, the problem is the same: over-the-top streaming, which can eat up anywhere from 1–7GB/hour.