Best Astoria Internet Service Providers
Astoria, IL has a total of 4 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 4 internet service options in Astoria. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for Astoria is Logonix. A summary of all the results:
|Rank||Provider||Tech||Max Download Speed||Max Upload Speed||Availability|
|1||Logonix||Fiber, wireless||1000 Mbps||1000 Mbps||96.1%|
|2||Nova Cablevision||Cable||250 Mbps||20 Mbps||82.0%|
|3||ViaSat||Satellite||100 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
|4||HughesNet||Satellite||25 Mbps||3 Mbps||100%|
Astoria IL Internet Access Options
Studies have shown that the competition from having two or more broadband internet providers in a community leads to lower prices and better overall service.
The chart below graphs the segment of the population which has a choice of internet providers at four different ranges of download speeds.
Broadband Internet Speeds
For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in Astoria of 1.18 Mbps are slower than the Fulton County upload speeds and slower than the statewide average for Illinois.
Astoria Internet Access Facts
There are 4 residential internet providers in Astoria, IL providing service to at least 15% of the city
The average download speed in Astoria is 74.8% slower than the average in Illinois and 79.1% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps
DSL internet is available to 0.0% of the Fulton County population
The average internet download speed in Astoria is 6.76 Mbps based upon 2528 measurements taken in the last 12 months
Cable internet is available to 91.7% of the Astoria population
Fiber optic internet is available to 0.0% of Astoria residents
Internet Access Technologies
DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of Astoria residents who have access to each of these technology types.
Internet Service FAQs
Who has the best internet service near me?
Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks Logonix as the top provider for Astoria, Illinois.
Who has the fastest internet service in Astoria?
Logonix with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in Astoria.
What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for Astoria, Illinois?
The following zip codes were used: 61501
What internet download speed do I need?
Consider the following general rules of thumb when determining the download speed you need for your new Astoria internet service.
|25+ Mbps||1-2 devices||Web browsing|
HD video streaming
|100+ Mbps||3-5 devices||Video conferencing|
4K video streaming
|1000+ Mbps||6+ devices||Multiple video or 4K streams|
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How do the internet speeds in Astoria compare to other cities in Illinois?
Is there fiber internet service near me?
Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Astoria - Logonix.
What is DSL internet service?
DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.
Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in Astoria, Illinois?
Logonix provides broadband internet service to 96.1% of Astoria.
What is cable internet service?
Cable internet service streams data through the same coaxial cables used for cable television. In nearly all instances cable internet will be faster than DSL. Cable internet is available to nearly 90% of Americans but does not have as much coverage in remote areas as DSL.
Astoria Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services
Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.
- 290+ channels
- Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
- 4 video package tiers
- Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
Hulu Live TV
- 75+ channels
- Access to premium Hulu originals
- Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
- 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
- 140+ channels
- Unlimited cloud DVR
- Local network and sports coverage
- Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
- 180+ channels
- 1000 hours of cloud DVR
- Local network coverage
- Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages