Internet providers in Chicago, IL

How many internet providers provide service in Chicago, IL?

As of 2024, there are currently 9 isp providers that offer internet service in Chicago, IL.

Which provider offers the best internet service in Chicago, IL?

The 5 best internet providers in Chicago are: Xfinity, WOW!, AT&T, RCN, and Google Fiber.

  • Verizon 5G Home Internet - $35/month
  • AT&T is the best DSL internet providers in Chicago for it's 98.5% availability.
  • Xfinity is best for fastest speed in Chicago. Xfinity Cable internet offers up to 1200 Mbps download speed and it is available to 97.5% homes in Chicago.
  • AT&T is best for fiber-optic internet service in Chicago. AT&T Fiber internet offers up to 1000 Mbps download speed and it is available to 14.5% homes in Chicago.
  • RCN is best Fiber internet option in Chicago.
  • RCN is best Cable internet option in Chicago.
  • WOW! is best Cable internet option in Chicago.
  • Google Fiber is best Fiber internet option in Chicago.

Refind your search of 9 best Chicago Internet providers and 51 home internet plans. Enter a location to view all plans and pricing from service providers in your area. We'll help you compare the best internet service providers, plans, and prices in your area.

Home Internet Providers in Chicago

1. AT&T in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 98.5% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 50 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 10 Mbps


2. Xfinity in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 97.5% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 1200 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 35 Mbps

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RCN

3. RCN in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 22% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 330 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 30 Mbps


WOW!

4. WOW! in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 16.5% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 600 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 50 Mbps


5. AT&T in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 14.5% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1000 Mbps


RCN

6. RCN in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 4.5% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1000 Mbps


7. Google Fiber in Chicago, IL

  • Available to 2% of homes in Chicago
  • Download speeds up to 1000 Mbps
  • Upload speeds up to 1000 Mbps


Business Internet Providers in Chicago

Comcast Business Internet

Connection:
Cable
Download speeds:
35 Mbps to 1 Gbps

AT&T Business Internet

Connection:
Fiber-optic
Download speeds:
100 Mbps to 5 Gbps

Internet companies in Chicago, IL

Compare download speed, upload speed and coverage for the 9 best Chicago internet companies including Xfinity, WOW!, AT&T, RCN.

Internet Company Service Type Max Download Speeds up to Max Upload Speeds up to Chicago Coverage
Xfinity Cable Up to 1200 Mbps Up to 35 Mbps 97.5%
AT&T Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 14.5%
Google Fiber Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 2%
RCN Fiber Up to 1000 Mbps Up to 1000 Mbps 4.5%
WOW! Cable Up to 600 Mbps Up to 50 Mbps 16.5%
RCN Cable Up to 330 Mbps Up to 30 Mbps 22%
AT&T DSL Up to 50 Mbps Up to 10 Mbps 98.5%
HughesNet Satellite Up to 25 Mbps Up to 3 Mbps 100%

Frequently Asked Questions

Who has best Internet service in Chicago area?

Both AT&T and Xfinity are the best Internet Service Provider in Chicago. The best option for you will depend on your budget and needs. AT&T offers speeds up to 50 Mbps and is the best option for speed where it's available. Xfinity is also good choice if you're looking for the fastest Internet service.

What is the fastest internet in Chicago?

Xfinity is the fastest Cable Internet Service Provider in Chicago. Xfinity delivers fast, reliable internet service in Chicago, Illinois. Xfinity offers speeds up to 1200 Mbps and is the best option for speed where it's available.Use a tool like Speedtest by Ookla to test your Internet connection bandwidth.

What is the cheapest internet in Chicago?

The cheapest Internet provider in Chicago, IL is $19.99 per month. Comcast offers 75Mbps Cable Internet for as low as $19.99 per month.

What Internet speed can I get in Chicago area?

  1. Download speed in Chicago ranges from 50 Mbps to 1200 Mbps. AT&T DSL Internet service offers up to 50 Mbps download speed and it is available to 98.5% of residents in Chicago, Illinois. Xfinity Cable Internet service offers up to Mbps download speed and it is available to 97.5% of residents in Chicago, Illinois.
  2. Upload speed in Chicago ranges from 10 Mbps to 35 Mbps. AT&T DSL Internet service offers up to 10 Mbps upload speed and it is available to 98.5% of residents in Chicago, Illinois. Xfinity Cable Internet service offers up to 1200 Mbps download speed and it is available to 97.5% of residents in Chicago, Illinois.

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