Top HTML5 Internet Speed Test Results in Illinois

Speed test results show an average of 42.23 Mbps download and 12.54 Mbps upload speeds across all mobile, tablet, and desktop devices tested. Take a look at the charts below for an at-a-glance view of of speed test results by device. ViaSat, Inc., AT&T, Time Warner and Verizon Wireless are among the many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) delivering broadband to United States.

BETA: The chart data is based on tests taken from a wide range of devices using varying operating systems and browsers. The test results reveal the actual bandwidth the user received at the time of the test. Check back regularly to take advantage of our latest features and added server locations, or fill out the contact form on the speed test page and we'll keep you in the loop!

Nearby Illinois Internet Speeds by City

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Research Desktop & Mobile Internet speeds for nearby cities in Illinois. You can also view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame.

Research Desktop & Mobile Internet speeds for nearby cities in Illinois. You can also view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame.
Chicago 44 Mbps 17 Mbps
Elk Grove Village 22 Mbps 10 Mbps
Sycamore 63 Mbps 10 Mbps
Des Plaines 94 Mbps 16 Mbps
Naperville 50 Mbps 11 Mbps
Palatine 33 Mbps 12 Mbps
Downers Grove 15 Mbps 6 Mbps
Saint Charles 42 Mbps 29 Mbps
Schaumburg 42 Mbps 21 Mbps
Champaign 63 Mbps 19 Mbps

Illinois Internet Providers & Internet Products by City

Illinois Internet Upload and Download Speeds by City

Discover Internet Speeds for various Illinois cities, find out more about our speed test data and internet provider info each each city by following the links below.
Location Download Upload Location Download Upload
Plainfield 47Mbps 13Mbps Des Plaines 70Mbps 14Mbps
Champaign 46Mbps 13Mbps Decatur 41Mbps 9Mbps
Cicero 40Mbps 14Mbps Bloomington 37Mbps 8Mbps
Arlington Heights 44Mbps 12Mbps Evanston 60Mbps 23Mbps
Palatine 29Mbps 10Mbps Schaumburg 46Mbps 14Mbps
Bolingbrook 47Mbps 12Mbps Tinley Park 45Mbps 11Mbps
Orland Park 43Mbps 10Mbps Berwyn 52Mbps 21Mbps
Skokie 53Mbps 24Mbps Round Lake 47Mbps 12Mbps
Crystal Lake 43Mbps 12Mbps Wheaton 48Mbps 13Mbps
East Saint Louis 33Mbps 7Mbps Chicago Heights 55Mbps 15Mbps

Historical Illinois Internet Speeds Over Time

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This is the historical Internet Speed for Illinois. You can break the data down by Desktop or Mobile and view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame

This is the historical Internet Speed for Illinois. You can break the data down by Desktop or Mobile and view the data by table and graph over a 7 day, 3 months and 12 month time frame
2017-12-01 36 Mbps 12 Mbps desktop
2018-01-01 40 Mbps 12 Mbps desktop
2018-02-01 42 Mbps 13 Mbps desktop
2018-03-01 43 Mbps 17 Mbps desktop
2018-04-01 43 Mbps 15 Mbps desktop
2018-05-01 41 Mbps 16 Mbps desktop
2018-06-01 43 Mbps 13 Mbps desktop
2018-07-01 51 Mbps 16 Mbps desktop
2018-08-01 50 Mbps 13 Mbps desktop
2018-09-01 49 Mbps 16 Mbps desktop
2018-10-01 48 Mbps 16 Mbps desktop
2018-11-01 47 Mbps 16 Mbps desktop
2018-12-01 35 Mbps 11 Mbps desktop

Latest Internet Broadband News for Illinois

2 . New Netflix Ultra HD Video Plan in the Works?

Perhaps a new Netflix Ultra HD service is in the offing? The streaming content provider hopes to add a new service tier focused on 4K video. This move makes sense with many of the OTT streaming services, like DirecTV Now and Sling TV, also raising prices. Perhaps they feel as prices rise, providing more value […]


3 . Charter Spectrum Apple TV App coming this Year

We recently discussed how ISPs continue to make it easier for customers to stream TV over the Internet. Windstream partnered with DirecTV Now and AT&T, while Verizon is looking at a similar OTT offering for their new 5G service. Not to be outdone, a Charter Spectrum Apple TV app is coming later this year. Apple themselves […]


4 . Home Smartphone Internet Usage Grows

An increasing number of Americans use their smartphone as the primary source of Internet access within their home. This finding comes from a recent report by the Pew Research Center released at the end of April. With the advent of 5G technology nigh, this smartphone Internet trend is only expected to grow. Let’s dive into […]


5 . Windstream and DirecTV Now attract Cord-Cutters

More subscribers continue to forego their cable or satellite TV service in favor of streaming. This gives an opportunity to Internet service providers to offer solutions to attract these cord-cutters. Windstream and DirecTV Now appear to be one pairing aimed at doing just that. This broadband and streaming TV bundle offered by Windstream is aimed at […]


6 . Comcast boosts its Gigabit Internet Service Footprint

Not to be outdone by AT&T and Google Fiber, Comcast is expanding its gigabit Internet service across the Northeast. The company’s move follows a similar expansion in other areas of the country. The massive telecom and entertainment firm likely hopes to lessen the effects of cord cutting on its subscriber base. News about the growth of […]


7 . Verizon 5G plans on using OTT Video Streaming Service

With mobile 5G technology poised for a commercial rollout, wireless providers continue to devise their companion digital TV strategies. Verizon 5G plans include an OTT video streaming product instead of their traditional TV services. This is a similar approach as Windstream bundling DirecTV Now with their high-speed Internet service. It appears the emergence of 5G is […]


8 . AT&T Watch – a New TV Streaming Service

AT&T plans to introduce a new TV streaming service with an attractive price of only $15 per month. The initial announcement of AT&T Watch actually happened on the witness stand. Company chief, Randall Stephenson mentioned it as part of his testimony in the federal antitrust case regarding their attempted acquisition of Time Warner. News about […]


9 . Worldwide Internet Speed on the Rise

If your Internet connection seems a little faster the past few years, there’s good reason. A new study reveals the average worldwide Internet speed increased 23 percent over the twelve-month period from May 2017 to May 2018. The study involved 163 million tests using ISPs located all over the planet. The planet’s average Internet speed […]


10 . Streaming Media Players are the Rage

Americans continue their growing love affair with streaming media players. According to a recent study, these devices – Roku, Amazon TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, etc. – are now in almost 40 percent of all U.S. homes with broadband service. Cord-cutting consumers prefer to stream TV shows and movies instead of paying a large monthly cable bill. News […]


Illinois Internet Speed on Average 42.23

11.9% of Population with access to over 1000Mbps
14.3% of Illinois with access to Fiber Optic & Fiber Providers
68.5% of Population with 3 or more Internet Provider choices
There are 132 Internet providers in Illinois
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