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Internet Providers in Woodhull, Illinois
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Internet Access in Woodhull, Illinois
There are 9 ISPs in Woodhull offering home service. Including business ISPs, there are 14 companies in the local area, like Mid Century Telephone Cooperative and Verizon Business. (Some might be "doubles" as many companies list residential and business service under separate branches.)
The information on this page is sourced via provider coverage reports, and is with private data sources to output more useful results than governmental websites. Speed and pricing data is generated thanks to our research and analysis team, who gather tens of thousands of data points annually.
The average Woodhull household will have 3-4 companies serving their address. Still, 93.58 percent of the Woodhull population have one choice for home broadband.
Viasat Internet is the most widely available provider in Woodhull. virtually one hundred percent of Woodhull census blocks can get access to them. HughesNet is also a common option, providing virtually one hundred percent of Woodhull with Satellite service. The fastest plan we've found for HughesNet for Woodhull is 25 Mbps.
Ultimately, when choosing an Internet provider, fiber is the best option around Woodhull, for those who use the Internet daily. All Internet providers use fiber-optic cables to transmit data over long distances, but only true "Fiber to the Home" providers bring that fiber optics connection all the way to subscriber buildings. Other technologies in the listings above compete on pricing and flexibility rather than pure download and upload speeds.
Internet Statistics 2021
93.6% of consumers in Woodhull1,000 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 Woodhull, Illinois
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB||Availability|
|Mid Century Telephone Cooperative||1,000 Mbps||Fiber||8s||6.7%|
|Woodhull Community Telephone Company||100 Mbps||Fiber||1m 21s||97.0%|
|Viasat Internet||50 Mbps||Satellite||2m 43s||100.0%|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s||100.0%|
|Geneseo Communications||16 Mbps||DSL||8m 32s||2.2%|
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
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.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
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 in Woodhull
Data collected by our research team suggests that many of the popular providers in the area use data caps for their residential broadband plans. Data caps are a public issue lately since users view caps as a strategy to discourage video streaming, while providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the culprit is the same: over-the-top streaming, which easily uses anywhere from one to seven Gigabytes/hr.
Compare Woodhull to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Woodhull||12 Mbps||9||$1.17 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||534.4 Mbps ( +522.4 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.48 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||148.8 Mbps ( +136.8 Mbps )||17 ( +8 )||$0.24 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||160.6 Mbps ( +148.6 Mbps )||15 ( +6 )||$0.27 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||169.5 Mbps ( +157.5 Mbps )||23 ( +14 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||162.1 Mbps ( +150.1 Mbps )||8 ( -1 )||$0.34 ( $0.00 )|