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Abbeville, LA internet providers

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AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL99%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Kaptel $49.99 100 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic70%
Kaptel $49.99 100 - 15 MbpsDSL70%
Delcambre Telephone Co. - -Fiber-optic1.168%
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Abbeville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Abbeville is slightly higher than the rest of Louisiana - 90%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Abbeville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Abbeville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 99% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 70% of those living in Abbeville.

There are six internet providers serving the Abbeville area, and 99.23% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Abbeville's six internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Abbeville

The largest internet providers in Abbeville are AT&T, Cox, and Kaptel bringing DSL and cable options to Abbeville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Abbeville residents, covering 99% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Cox, which covers 100% of the area. Abbeville’s third most-available internet provider, Kaptel, offers DSL to around 70% of Abbeville residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to all households in Abbeville covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Abbeville to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Abbeville, $43.99.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Abbeville, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in Abbeville. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Abbeville's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Cox cable internet

Provider
Cox
Starting price*
$29.99/mo.
Max download speed

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to all households in Abbeville covering 100% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Abbeville residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Cox start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Abbeville, $43.99.

Cox customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $3.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Abbeville, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Cox offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 30 Mbps in Abbeville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Abbeville's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Kaptel DSL internet

Provider

Kaptel

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

70%

DSL from Kaptel offers broadband to most households in Abbeville covering 70% of the area.

DSL internet from Kaptel uses telephone lines in Abbeville to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for Kaptel start at $49.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Abbeville, $43.99.

Kaptel customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.50 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Abbeville, $0.49.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Kaptel offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Abbeville. These download speeds are available to 70% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Abbeville's providers, 90 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Abbeville, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Abbeville, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Abbeville and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Abbeville at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Abbeville at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Abbeville residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Abbeville may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $59.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Abbeville cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in Abbeville with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Abbeville. The next fastest internet provider in Abbeville is Kaptel, offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 70% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in Abbeville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Abbeville, $43.99.

Kaptel is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Abbeville, covering 70% of the city. Delcambre Telephone Co. also offers fiber internet in Abbeville and is available to 1.168% of households.

There are many factors that can influence internet speed. In many cases, restarting your router will resolve speed and connectivity issues. Other factors, such as peak usage times and speed throttling can also cause temporary speed issues.

Learn the penalty, if any, of canceling service with your current provider. Find other internet providers in your area and compare plans and pricing. Choose the internet provider and plan that best meets your needs. Order your new services and get your installation/activation date. Call your current internet provider and cancel service by the activation date of your new service.

Download speeds of 25 Mbps and above are considered broadband speeds, and can handle most online activities including streaming and gaming. For households with multiple devices using a Wi-Fi connection, speeds of 100 Mbps and higher are likely to offer a better online experience. Learn more about what speeds are best for your home.