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Internet providers in 71405

Find internet providers serving the 71405 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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71405 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL91%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic4.870%
Optimum $40.00 300 - 1,000 MbpsCable100%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $69.99 12 - 150 MbpsSatellite100%
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71405 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 71405 ZIP code 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 71405 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 88% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 4.870% of those living in the 71405 ZIP code.

There are four internet providers serving the 71405 area, and 91.31% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among four internet providers in 71405, prices start at $40 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ball

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Optimum 159 Mbps 22 Mbps Cable
AT&T 107 Mbps 42 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 71405

The largest internet providers serving the 71405 ZIP code are AT&T, Optimum, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 71405 ZIP code, covering 91% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Optimum, which covers 100% of the area. Ball’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 71405 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.6 Mbps

Average availability

91%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 71405 ZIP code, covering 91% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Ball, $57.50.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ball, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.6 Mbps in 71405 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 91% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ball's providers, 512 Mbps.

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Optimum cable internet

Provider
Optimum
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

50 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Optimum offers broadband to all households in the 71405 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Optimum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 71405 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Optimum start at $40/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Ball, $57.50.

Optimum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.13 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ball, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Optimum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps in 71405 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ball's providers, 512 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$64.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 71405 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 71405 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $64.99/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Ball, $57.50.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.60 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ball, $0.65.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 71405 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Ball's providers, 512 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 71405 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 71405 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 91% of households in 71405. The next fastest internet provider in the 71405 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 4.870% of the area.

Optimum offers the cheapest internet in the 71405 ZIP with service starting at $40/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Ball, $57.50.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 71405 ZIP code, covering 4.870% of the city.

Select internet providers including AT&T, Spectrum and Xfinity have thousands of Wi-Fi hotspots that customers can connect to at no extra cost. If your internet provider does not offer free Wi-Fi hotspots, you can find free public Wi-Fi at your local library or many restaurants and cafes. Consider these tips for using public Wi-Fi safely.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

No matter where you live, your address is likely serviceable for satellite internet from providers such as HughesNet and Viasat. You will probably also have the option of at least one cable provider, such as Cox, Spectrum and Xfinity, and DSL providers such as Frontier and Verizon. Roughly a third of households will be eligible for fiber internet from AT&T, CenturyLink, Windstream or other providers.