Best Internet in Chicago, IL



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Looking for best Internet service providers in Chicago, Illinois? We found 12 high speed internet companies and 54 internet service plans in Chicago.

The cheapest internet available is $14.99 per month. WOW! is offering 10Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $14.99 per month.

The fastest internet speed available in Chicago is 500 Mbps. WOW! is offering 500 Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $39.99 per month.

Below is the list of best ISP providers in Chicago area. Compare and choose the most suitable package for your need. And get special discounts for ordering online!

Internet Access in Chicago, IL

- About 100% of Chicago residents have access to 1 or more Internet providers.

- About 100% of Chicago residents have access to 2 or more Internet providers.

- About 99.18% of Chicago residents have access to 3 or more Internet providers.

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Best Internet Providers in Chicago

Xfinity Internet
Cable
Starting from $29.99/mo.
Up to 1 Gbps
  • 15 Mbps - $29.99/mo for 12 months
  • 60 Mbps - $29.99/mo for 12 months
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Charter Spectrum Internet
Cable
Starting from $44.99/mo.
Up to 100 Mbps
  • 100 Mbps - $44.99/mo for 12 months
  • 100 Mbps - $54.98/mo for 12 months
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U-verse
Starting from $40/mo.
Up to 1000 Mbps
  • 50 Mbps - $50/month for 12 months
  • 100 Mbps - $70/month for 12 months
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Charter Spectrum Internet
Cable
Starting from $44.99/mo.
Up to 100 Mbps
  • 100 Mbps - $44.99/mo. for 12 months
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RCN Internet
Cable
Starting from $29.99/mo.
Up to 330 Mbps
  • 10 Mbps - $29.99/mo for 12 months
  • 25 Mbps - $29.99/mo for 12 months
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DSLExtreme  Internet
DSL
Starting from $17.95/mo.
Up to 6 Mbps
  • 768 Kbps - $17.95/mo. for 12 months
  • 1.5 Mbps - $22.95/mo. for 12 months
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Chicago Local Internet Service Providers

Charter Communications

Charter Communications, Inc. is a leading broadband communications company and the fourth-largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides advanced video, high-speed Internet, and telephone services to approximately 6 million residential and business customers in 28 states. Charter has invested billions in the communities it serves through infrastructure upgrades, allowing the company to deliver industry-leading video, high-speed Internet and phone service to homes and businesses.



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$44.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Speeds starting at 100 Mbps
  • FREE Internet modem
  • No data caps and extra fees
  • Blazing-fast speed for all your home devices
$89.98/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 125+ channels Opens a dialog With FREE HD
  • Speeds starting at 100 Mbps
  • FREE Internet modem
  • No data caps and extra fees
  • Enjoy thousands of On Demand choices to watch when & where you want
$54.98/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Home phone with unlimited calling in the U.S, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and more
  • Speeds starting at 100 Mbps
  • FREE Internet modem
  • No data caps and extra fees
  • Up to 28 popular features
$99.97/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 125+ Channels
  • Fast 100 Mbps reliable Internet & NO DATA CAPS
  • FREE Internet modem
  • No data caps and extra fees
  • Unlimited calling & 28 extra features


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Comcast

Comcast Cable is one of the nation's largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. XFINITY internet service from Comcast is the nation's largest residential Internet Service Provider with an advanced fiber-optic network that offers the best of speeds and reliability as well as exceptional online content. Comcast-XFINITY was recently named the fastest Internet Service Provider in the nation by PC Magazine.



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$29.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 15 Mbps
  • 15M Internet Speed
  • Good for 1-2 devices online at the same time
  • 1-Year Agreement
$29.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 60 Mbps
  • 60M Internet Speed
  • Good for up to 5 devices at the same time
  • 1-Year Agreement
  • Access to millions of hotspots nationwide
$44.99/month for 12 months
Download speeds up to 150 Mbps
  • 150M Internet Speed
  • Speed good for up to 11 devices at the same time
  • Upgrade to Performance Pro speeds included
  • The most WiFi coverage for your home
  • Access to millions of hotspots nationwide
$59.99/month for 12 months
Download speeds up to 250 Mbps
  • 250M Internet Speed
  • Speed good for 12+ devices at the same time
  • Upgrade to Blast! Pro speeds included
  • The most WiFi coverage for your home
  • Access to millions of hotspots nationwide
$84.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 400 Mbps
  • 400M Internet Speed
  • Speed good for up to 12+ devices at the same time
  • Upgarde to Extreme Pro speeds included
  • The most WiFi coverage for your home
  • Access to millions of hotspots nationwide
$89.99/mo for 24 months
Download speeds up to 1 Gbps
  • 1000M Internet Speed
  • Best for any amount of devices online at the same time
  • 7 email accounts


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AT&T

AT&T is a fiber-optic ISP, Digital TV and Telephone service provider, available in 21 states of the United States. AT&T offers fastest Internet connection for both home and businesses. AT&T Internet speed for residential user ranges from 3 Mbps to 100 Mbps. In some location AT&T high speed Internet service offers up to 1 gigabit download speed.



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$75/month for 12 mos.
Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Up to 50M/10M Internet Speed
  • Over 150 Channels with DIRECTV SELECT package
  • INCLUDED! Wi-Fi Gateway router to connect your devices
  • Activation fee waived when you order online (value: $35)
$35/month for 12 mos.
Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Over 150 Channels with DIRECTV SELECT package
  • Activation fee waived when you order online (value: $35)
$50/month for 12 months
Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Up to 50M/10M Internet Speed
  • Includes 1TB of data/mo.
  • $30/mo. when you bundle with TV or Phone
  • Access to the national AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network
$70/month for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 100M/100M Internet Speed
  • Includes 1TB of data/mo.
  • WI-FI Gateway router to connect your devices included
  • Access to the national AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network
$90/month for 12 months
Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • 1000M/940M Internet Speed
  • Includes unlimited data
  • WI-FI Gateway router to connect your devices included
  • Access to the national AT&T Wi-Fi Hot Spot Network
  • Speeds vary. Download max typically 940 Mbps. Not guaranteed.

Spectrum -Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable (TWC), is the second largest cable provider and a leading provider of Internet, Digital TV and Digital Phone in the United States. Time Warner Cable offers cutting edge digital technology, a rich range of home entertainment and information choices for the whole family to enjoy, and superior service that demonstrates customer satisfaction is our number one priority. Time Warner Cable has an Internet plan for the ways you want to connect. You can choose from fast to super-ridiculous-crazy fast. Time Warner Cable offers download speed up to 50 Mbps.



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$44.99/mo. for 12 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 100M Internet Speed
  • FREE antivirus with Security Suite
  • FREE Internet modem
  • No data caps or extra fees

RCN

When you come home to RCN, you're connecting to a competitive digital entertainment provider that is committed to bringing customers the best digital cable TV, high-speed Internet and phone bundles to homes in and around Boston, Chicago, New York City, the Lehigh Valley, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. over a reliable network of fiber-optic cables.

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$29.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Best for 2+ Devices
  • McAfee internet security
  • Email address with 5 GB of storage
$44.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Best for 4+ Devices
  • McAfee internet security
  • Email address with 5 GB of storage
$44.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 155 Mbps
  • Download speeds up to 155 Mbps
  • Best for 6+ Devices
  • McAfee internet security
  • Email address with 5 GB of storage
$64.99/mo for 12 months
Download speeds up to 330 Mbps
  • Download speeds up to 330 Mbps
  • Best for 4+ Devices
  • McAfee internet security
  • Email address with 5 GB of storage

User Reviews

Newman
Chicago, IL

Jul 2, 2016

The Best. AROUND!
I've been an RCN customer for 10yrs and it has gotten increasingly better each year. The service seems to be better, for me at least, when living in an apartment/condo building than a 3-flat/greystone. I used to get service interruptions and half-done repairs before I started living in multi-unit buildings. Honestly, the only time I had an issue with internet service, it turned out to be a connection problem on their end. One repairman found a chewed line outside, but only replaced a portion of it so the problem persisted. Another time, a new customer's installation guy unplugged my line to get to hers, and didn't reconnect it. Other than those, I haven't had any issues. I always get a loyalty price, which NO other companies will give existing customers. I pay $79 for 50mbps internet and basic cable. Per the original promotion, my bill has only increased $5/yr for the last 3yrs. So, the price will remain $79. Calling CS isn't an issue and set up/transfer is a breeze. I don't think there's any competition for a company that provides single-customer internet service.


DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme offers high speed DSL Internet services in select AT&T and Verizon market areas. To get DSL Extreme, you must have basic phone services from AT&T or Verizon. With speed up to 6 Mbps DSL Extreme offers enough download and upload speed for standard home usage.

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$17.95/mo. for 12 months
Download speeds up to 768 Kbps
  • 768 Kbps Download
  • 384 Kbps Upload
  • 1 Dynamic IP
  • 12 months contract
  • FREE Professional Installation
$22.95/mo. for 12 months
Download speeds up to 1.5 Mbps
  • 1.5Mbps Download
  • 384Kbps Upload
  • 1 Dynamic IP
  • 12 months contract
  • FREE Professional Installation
$27.95/mo. for 12 months
Download speeds up to 3 Mbps
  • 3 Mbps Download
  • 512 Kbps Upload
  • 1 Dynamic IP
  • 12 months contract
  • FREE Professional Installation
$32.95/mo. for 12 months
Download speeds up to 6 Mbps
  • 6 Mbps Download
  • 768 Kbps Upload
  • 1 Dynamic IP
  • 12 month contract
  • FREE Professional Installation

HughesNet

HughesNet operates North America's largest consumer satellite Internet network to deliver HughesNet services, and serving more Americans, in more places, over a longer period of time, than any other satellite Internet provider. With HughesNet as your high-speed satellite Internet service, your super-fast, always-on, satellite Internet access is ready when you are - no dialing in, no waiting, and no tied-up phone lines. And HughesNet is compatible with Windows and Macintosh, so it's easy to get online anywhere in the contiguous U.S.

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$49.99/mo. for 24 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Perfect for the single user or couple who is passionate about fast Internet.
  • Up to 25 Mbps Download Speed
  • Up to 3 Mbps Upload Speed
  • Data Allowance 10 GB/month
  • 50 GB/month of FREE data to use during off-peak hours (2am - 8am).
$59.99/mo. for 24 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Great for multiple users, browsing, emailing, and social networking!
  • Up to 25 Mbps Download Speed
  • Up to 3 Mbps Upload Speed
  • Data Allowance 20 GB/month
  • 50 GB/month of FREE data to use during off-peak hours (2am - 8am).
$79.99/mo. for 24 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Ideal for today's connected household with multiple devices and a large appetite for data..
  • Up to 25 Mbps Download Speed
  • Up to 3 Mbps Upload Speed
  • Data Allowance 30 GB/month
  • 50 GB/month of FREE data to use during off-peak hours (2am - 8am).
$99.99/mo. for 24 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Perfect for heavy Internet use, video clips and music, and more!
  • Up to 25 Mbps Download Speed
  • Up to 3 Mbps Upload Speed
  • Data Allowance 50 GB/month
  • 50 GB/month of FREE data to use during off-peak hours (2am - 8am).

Viasat

Viasat is the global communications company that offers Wireless Internet services to consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the world.

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$50/month for 3 months
Download speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • Perfect for occasional video downloads, photo sharing, music streaming, social networking and email.
  • 12 Mbps Download
  • Unlimited Data
  • Includes Built-In Wi-Fi
$70/month for 3 months
Download speeds up to 25 Mbps
  • Great for those who spend more time on the Internet, use more data, and watch online videos more frequently.
  • 25 Mbps Download
  • Unlimited Data
  • Includes Built-In Wi-Fi
$100/month for 3 months
Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Gives you the most of all the things you love to do. This is the plan for those who depend on the Internet for work, entertainment, social networking and more.
  • 50 Mbps Download
  • Unlimited Data
  • Includes Built-In Wi-Fi
$150/month for 3 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Perfect for 1080p video streaming
  • 100 Mbps Download
  • Unlimited Data
  • Includes Built-In Wi-Fi

Urban communications

Urbancom.net can install a Wireless T1 from your home or business to our Point of Presence and provide speeds from 1 Mbps.

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$149.99/month
Download speeds up to 20 Mbps
  • 20 Mbps Download speed
  • 5 Mbps Upload speed
$99.95/month
Download speeds up to 12 Mbps
  • 12 Mbps Download speed
  • 5 Mbps Upload speed
$69.99 /month
Download speeds up to 6 Mbps
  • 6 Mbps Download speed
  • 3 Mbps Upload speed

Webpass

Webpass offers blazing fast Internet to residents and businesses in urban areas.

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$60/month
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • Speeds of 100, 200, or 500 Mbps based on building
  • No modem required
  • FREE professional installation
  • Cancel service at any time without penalty
$550/year
Download speeds up to 500 Mbps
  • Speeds of 100, 200, or 500 Mbps based on building
  • No modem required
  • FREE professional installation
  • Cancel service at any time without penalty

WOW!

WOW! is the ninth largest cable TV provider in the United States offering Internet, TV and Home Phone services.

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$29.99/mo
Download speeds up to 10 Mbps
  • 10Mbps Download speed
  • 1Mbps upload speed
  • Perfect for casual users checking email, listening to music and surfing the web.
  • 7 email addresses
$39.99/mo for 24 months
Download speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • 100Mbps Download speed
  • 10Mbps upload speed
  • Perfect for households with 5+ devices.
  • 7 email addresses
$59.99/mo for 24 months
Download speeds up to 500 Mbps
  • 500Mbps Download speed
  • 50Mbps upload speed
  • Ideal for online-centric households and for those that frequently work from home.
  • 7 email addresses
$79.99/mo for 24 months
Download speeds up to 1 Gbps
  • 1Gbps Download speed
  • 50 Mbps upload speed
  • Ideal speed for online-centric households and for those that frequently work from home
  • 7 email addresses

Everywhere Wireless

Everywhere Wireless owns, manages and controls a Gigabit Internet Network, servicing residential and business customers throughout Chicago. Everywhere Wireless have developed a network that allows you to enjoy symmetrical wireless internet speeds and experience technology like never before. Call (866) 923-0982 for more information about wireless internet plans and features.

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Chicago, IL Internet Service Facts

  • Up to 100 Mbps Download speed is available to 98.7% residence
  • Up to 1 Gbps Download speed is available to 29.8% residence
  • DSL Internet service is available to 99.2% population
  • Cable Internet service is available to 98.5% population
  • Wireless Internet service is available to 100% population
  • Fiber Internet service is available to 67.2% population
  • About 3 wired ISPs available to 53.8% and 4 to 39.6% of population in Chicago, IL
source: broadbandmap.gov

What Internet speed do I need?

1-5 Mbps

  • General Browsing and Email
  • Social Media
  • Ideal for 1 user

5-10 Mbps

  • File Downloading
  • Streaming High Definition (HD) Video
  • Ideal for 1-3 user

10-25 Mbps

  • Telecommuting
  • Streaming Ultra HD 4K Video
  • Ideal for 3-5 user

25+ Mbps

  • Video Conferencing
  • Multiplayer Gaming
  • Ideal for 5+ user