Internet providers in 70809

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AT&T $40 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic17%
AT&T $30 100 - 75 MbpsDSL98%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable95%
Hunt Telecom - -Wired8.468%
Hunt Telecom - -Fiber-optic1.806%
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70809 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 70809 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 70809 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 100% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 95% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 19% of those living in the 70809 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 70809 area, and 94.81% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 70809, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 70809

The largest internet providers serving the 70809 ZIP code are AT&T and Cox bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 70809 ZIP code, covering 98% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 17% of the area. Baton Rouge’s third most-available internet provider, Cox, offers cable to around 95% of residents in the 70809 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 70809 ZIP code, covering 98% 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 $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Baton Rouge, $42.49.

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 Baton Rouge, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 70809 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Baton Rouge's providers, 353 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$40/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

17%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 70809 ZIP code, covering 17% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from AT&T is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 70809 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $40/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Baton Rouge, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.40 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Baton Rouge, $0.69.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 70809 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 17% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Baton Rouge's providers, 353 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

95%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to nearly all households in the 70809 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 70809 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 Baton Rouge, $42.49.

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 Baton Rouge, $0.69.

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 70809 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Baton Rouge's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 70809 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 70809 and the greater Baton Rouge area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Baton Rouge at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are higher than average in Baton Rouge at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 70809 ZIP, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet providers in 70809 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 70809 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 17% of households in 70809. The next fastest internet provider in the 70809 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 70809 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Baton Rouge, $42.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 70809 ZIP code, covering 17% of the city. Hunt Telecom also offers fiber internet in 70809 and is available to 1.806% of households.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

Resetting your router and optimizing your router settings can give you an instant speed boost. Consider Wi-Fi extenders if your signal is weaker in certain areas of your home. Also, be sure to check your Wi-Fi network to see if there are any unknown devices or users connected that could be slowing your network.