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Download speed up to 5 Gigs per second (5000 Mbps)*


EarthLink High-Speed Internet for Chicago, Illinois

Supercharge your home internet experience with speeds up to 5 Gigs (5000 Mbps)*! Get reliable internet service with our fiber-optic network that delivers the speeds Chicago needs. Stream all your favorite content with no worries about data caps on most service plans. Call now to sign up for internet services starting as low as $59.95/mo.*

*Offers vary by speed and location. See offer and plan details.

Fast Facts

  • There are two fiber internet providers in the Chicago area
  • Roughly 27% of Chicago has access to fiber internet
  • EarthLink has the best high-speed internet coverage
  • Chicago is one of the top three cities for tech workers4
  • Chicago has the fastest-growing downtown in the country1
  • The average internet speed in Chicago is 99.73 Mbps2
  • The median home price in Chicago is $270,0003
  • More than 42% of Chicago millennials own their home5

Things to Do

Chicago is known for its unique foods, architecture, sports, museums, and shopping. It’s a city that’s sure to sweep you off your feet.

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Millennium Park
Stretch your legs at Millennium Park, where you can play in Crown Fountain, relax in Lurie Garden, and take selfies with Cloud Gate (affectionately called The Bean)

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Chicago Museum Campus
Learn something new at the Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium, or Field Museum of Natural History, all located on Chicago’s Museum Campus

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The Chicago Skyline
Head to the 103rd floor of Willis Tower (formerly Sears Tower) and hang out on The Ledge, a glass balcony extending four feet outside and offering a unique view of the city

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Sports in Chicago
Catch a game all year long, with the Cubs at Wrigley Field, the Bears at Soldier Field, and the Blackhawks and Bulls at United Center

Enjoy all the benefits of your new EarthLink internet plan! Your EarthLink service entitles you to more than just a reliable internet connection.

EarthLink Digital Marketing in Chicago, Illinois

Easily Design your Own Website

Our professionals will help you design a cutting edge and conversion-centric website resulting in stronger sales and steady performance. A mobile-friendly interface integrated swiftly with the latest SEO guidelines coupled with our relentless hard work and creativity to give your business a lasting impression online.

EarthLink Security & Tools for Chicago, Illinois

Internet connection with security in mind

Whether it’s helping protect you against viruses, securing your Internet connection, preventing loss of data or optimizing your computer, trust EarthLink’s expertise to help you connect with the right security too.

What Plans are Available?

EarthLink considers internet speed to be the most essential requirement for any user, which is why we provide a wide range of speeds up to 5 Gigs per second.

Call 800-217-6231 today to compare internet speeds available near Chicago,  Illinois.

Find the right solution for your home or business from Chicago's trusted internet service provider

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As an internet provider in Chicago, EarthLink offers:

  • Chicago Fiber Internet: the fastest speeds with no data caps and maximum reliability.
  • Chicago Satellite Internet: a dependable choice for rural internet with a variety of plans to fit your needs.
  • Chicago Rural Internet: if you live in a hard-to-reach area or an internet desert, we can help keep you connected.
  • Chicago Business Internet: if you’re ready to take your small business to the next level, trust one of the top internet providers in Illinois.

Nearby Cities/Zip Codes

With a population of 9,533,040 people (and counting), the entire Chicago area is flourishing. You don’t have to live in the very heart of downtown to get the best internet — but we can reach you there, too.

  • Alsip — including zip codes 60406, 60472, 60482, 60803
  • Arlington Heights — including zip codes 60004, 60005, 60006, 60008, 60056, 60095
  • Bedford Park — including zip codes 60455, 60499, 60501, 60629, 60638
  • Bridgeview — including zip codes 60454, 60455, 60457, 60501
  • Chicago — including zip codes 60007, 60018, 60106, 60131, 60176, 60290, 60601, 60602, 60603, 60604, 60605, 60606, 60607, 60608, 60609, 60610, 60611, 60612, 60613, 60614, 60615, 60616, 60617, 60618, 60619, 60620, 60621, 60622, 60623, 60624, 60625, 60626, 60628, 60629,60630, 60631, 60632, 60633, 60634, 60636, 60637, 60638, 60639, 60640, 60641, 60642, 60643, 60644, 60645, 60646, 60647, 60649, 60651, 60652, 60653, 60654, 60655, 60656, 60657, 60659, 60660, 60661, 60664, 60666, 60668, 60669, 60670, 60673, 60674, 60675, 60677, 60678, 60680, 60681, 60684, 60685, 60686, 60687, 60688, 60689, 60690, 60691, 60693, 60694, 60695, 60696, 60697, 60699, 60701, 60706, 60707, 60803, 60804, 60827
  • Chicago Heights — including zip codes 60411, 60412, 60422
  • Evanston — including zip codes 60201, 60202, 60203, 60204, 60208, 60209
  • Northbrook — including zip codes 60026, 60062, 60065
  • Oak Park — including zip codes 60301, 60302, 60303, 60304
  • Schaumburg — including zip codes 60007, 60159, 60168, 60169, 60172, 60173, 60193, 60194, 60195, 60196
  • Willow Springs — including zip codes 60439, 60458, 60480, 60525, 60527

Common Questions

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I’m moving out but my roommate isn’t. They want to keep the service. What should I do?

Call today to check pricing and availability

With EarthLink high-speed internet, you get the very best EarthLink has to offer at the price that fits your budget. Enjoy shared speed for every family member to stream videos, music, movies. and more — all with no fiber internet data caps.

  • Speeds up to 5 Gigs
  • Reliability and high speed with fiber-optic technology
  • No fiber internet data caps on most service plans

Plans start at $59.95 / month


* Actual speeds may vary based on network activity, configuration, and other factors. Subject to availability. Some prices shown may be introductory offers. Equipment fees, taxes and other fees and restrictions may apply.

  • “Downtown Chicago Grows While The South And West Sides Lose Population” via WBEZ Chicago, 5/23/192 “Internet Providers in Chicago, Illinois” via Broadband Now, 4/22/21
  • “Chicago area housing market hottest it’s been since before Great Recession” via ABC7 Chicago, 3/25/21
  • “Chicago a top-three market for tech talent growth” via REJournals, 8/1/19
  • “Chicago has higher millennial homeownership rate than national average” via Chicago Agent Magazine, 7/3/20