Internet Providers in Sterling, IL

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Residential Internet Statistics for Sterling, IL
Internet Providers: 8
Internet Plans: 8
Fastest Speed Available: 1,200 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $47.87

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Internet Access in Sterling, Illinois

The average download speed in Sterling is 76.57 Mbps. This is 39.8% slower than the average in Illinois and 21.9% slower than the national average.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Sterling with 8 of those offering residential service
  • Sterling is the 97th most connected city in Illinois ahead of Rock Falls, Morrison, Tampico, Dixon, and Polo.
  • In Whiteside County, approximately 10,000 people do not have access to 25mbps wired broadband.
  • There are 9 companies offering business internet services in Sterling.
  • The average internet download speed in Illinois is 127.15 mbps.
  • Illinois is the 20th most connected state in the U.S.
  • Approximately 5,000 people in Whiteside County don't have access to any wired internet.
  • 93.7% of Illinoisans have access to 100mbps or faster broadband.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Sterling: Coleta
  • The fastest zip code in Sterling for April 2021 is 61081. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

21,000 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Sterling, Illinois

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,200 Mbps Cable 6s
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s
Rise Broadband 50 Mbps Fixed Wireless 2m 43s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Frontier Communications 115 Mbps DSL 1m 11s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Sterling, Illinois

  • Rise Broadband - - 98.9% Availability in Sterling - 50
  • Xfinity - - 87.4% Availability in Sterling - 1,200
  • Frontier - - 2.3% Availability in Sterling - 115
  • Viasat - - 100.0% Availability in Sterling - 50
  • HughesNet - - 100.0% Availability in Sterling - 25

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Summary Of Internet Providers In Sterling

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 98.9%+ 50 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 87.4%+ 1,200 Mbps
Network Business Systems Fixed Wireless 61.2%+ 6 Mbps
theWISP.net ,INC Fixed Wireless 45.8%+ 45 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 8.8%+ 100 Mbps
Frontier Communications DSL 2.3%+ 115 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 50 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 100% 987 Mbps
Rise Broadband Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
Nextlink Internet Fixed Wireless 100% 100 Mbps
theWISP.net ,INC Fixed Wireless 100% 45 Mbps
Frontier Business DSL 77.4%+ 115 Mbps