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Internet providers in 70517

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70517 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $30.00 10 - 6 MbpsDSL1.789%
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable95%
CenturyLink $65.00 20 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.071%
CenturyLink $45.00 20 - 100 MbpsDSL71%
Kaplan Telephone Co. $49.99 100 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic8.578%
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70517 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 70517 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 70517 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 95% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 90% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 9.650% of those living in the 70517 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 70517 area, and 85.63% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 70517, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 70517

The largest internet providers serving the 70517 ZIP code are Cox, CenturyLink, and HughesNet bringing cable, DSL, and satellite options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to nearly all in the 70517 ZIP code, covering 95% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from CenturyLink, which covers 71% of the area. Breaux Bridge’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 70517 ZIP code.

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 70517 ZIP code, covering 95% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 70517 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 Breaux Bridge, $44.16.

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 Breaux Bridge, $0.67.

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 70517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 95% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Breaux Bridge's providers, 256 Mbps.

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CenturyLink DSL internet

Provider
CenturyLink
Starting price*
$45/mo.
Max download speed

100 Mbps

Max upload speed

40 Mbps

Average availability

71%

DSL from CenturyLink offers broadband to most households in the 70517 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

DSL internet from CenturyLink 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 CenturyLink start at $45/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Breaux Bridge, $44.16.

CenturyLink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 20 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.25 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Breaux Bridge, $0.67.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, CenturyLink offers download speeds up to 100 Mbps and upload speeds up to 40 Mbps in 70517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Breaux Bridge's providers, 256 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 70517 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 70517 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 $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Breaux Bridge, $44.16.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Breaux Bridge, $0.67.

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 70517 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Breaux Bridge's providers, 256 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 70517 frequently asked questions

CenturyLink is the fastest internet provider in the 70517 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.071% of households in 70517. The next fastest internet provider in the 70517 ZIP code is Cox, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 95% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 70517 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Breaux Bridge, $44.16.

Kaplan Telephone Co. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 70517 ZIP code, covering 8.578% of the city. CenturyLink also offers fiber internet in 70517 and is available to 1.071% of households.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

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.