Internet providers in Brownsville, LA

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Brownsville, LA internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic16%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 18 MbpsDSL77%
Xfinity $29.99 25 - 150 MbpsCable100%
Bay Springs Telephone Company - -DSL13%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Brownsville internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Brownsville 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 Brownsville area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Brownsville residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 16% of those living in Brownsville.

There are five internet providers serving the Brownsville area, and 91.26% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Brownsville's five internet providers, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Brownsville

The largest internet providers in Brownsville are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Brownsville.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most Brownsville residents, covering 77% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 16% of the area. Brownsville’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of Brownsville 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

77%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in Brownsville covering 77% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Brownsville 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 Brownsville, $42.49.

AT&T 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 Brownsville, $2.02.

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 Brownsville. These download speeds are available to 77% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Brownsville's providers, 301 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

16%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Brownsville covering 16% 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 Brownsville 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 Brownsville, $42.49.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.00 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brownsville, $2.02.

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 Brownsville. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Brownsville's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in Brownsville covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Xfinity start at $29.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Brownsville, $42.49.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $1.20 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Brownsville, $2.02.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Brownsville. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Brownsville's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

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

Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Brownsville with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 16% of households in Brownsville. The next fastest internet provider in Brownsville is Xfinity, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 100% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in Brownsville with plans starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Brownsville, $42.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Brownsville, covering 16% of the city.

Cable internet will nearly always offer faster speeds than DSL, but typically at a higher price point. So if you’re shopping for cheap internet plans, DSL may be your better option but if you want speed, consider cable internet.

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.

Wi-Fi connects your device to a router, but that router needs to be connected to the internet for your device to also be connected to the internet. You need an internet service provider to get Wi-Fi.