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Internet providers in 70548

Find internet providers serving the 70548 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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70548 internet providers

Provider
Cox $29.99 10 - 300 MbpsCable43%
Kaplan Telephone Co. $49.99 100 - 50 MbpsFiber-optic98%
Kaplan Telephone Co. $49.99 100 - 15 MbpsDSL98%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50.00 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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70548 internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in the 70548 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Louisiana - 90%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 70548 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of households. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 98% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 43% of those living in the 70548 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 70548 area, and 43.37% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 70548, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 300 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 70548

The largest internet providers serving the 70548 ZIP code are Cox and Kaplan Telephone Co. bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to the area.

Cable internet from Cox is available to many in the 70548 ZIP code, covering 43% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from Kaplan Telephone Co., which covers 98% of the area. Kaplan’s third most-available internet provider, Kaplan Telephone Co., offers fiber-optic to around 98% of residents in the 70548 ZIP code.

Cox cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

30 Mbps

Average availability

43%

Cable from Cox offers broadband to about half of households in the 70548 ZIP code, covering 43% of the area.

Cox’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 70548 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 Kaplan, $47.49.

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 Kaplan, $0.55.

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 70548 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 43% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Kaplan's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Kaplan Telephone Co. DSL internet

Provider

Kaplan Telephone Co.

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

15 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

DSL from Kaplan Telephone Co. offers broadband to nearly all households in the 70548 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

DSL internet from Kaplan Telephone Co. 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 Kaplan Telephone Co. start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kaplan, $47.49.

Kaplan Telephone Co. 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 Kaplan, $0.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Kaplan Telephone Co. offers download speeds up to 15 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 70548 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Kaplan's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Kaplan Telephone Co. fiber-optic internet

Provider

Kaplan Telephone Co.

Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

50 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

98%

Fiber-optic from Kaplan Telephone Co. offers broadband to nearly all households in the 70548 ZIP code, covering 98% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from Kaplan Telephone Co. is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout 70548 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for Kaplan Telephone Co. start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Kaplan, $47.49.

Kaplan Telephone Co. 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 Kaplan, $0.55.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Kaplan Telephone Co. offers download speeds up to 50 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 70548 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 98% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Kaplan's providers, 108 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 70548 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 70548 and the greater Kaplan area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Kaplan at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are about average in Kaplan at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 70548 ZIP, 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 Kaplan 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 Kaplan DSL, fiber-optic, and cable internet providers.

Internet providers in 70548 frequently asked questions

Cox is the fastest internet provider in the 70548 ZIP code with download speeds up to 300 Mbps. These speeds are available to 43% of households in 70548. The next fastest internet provider in the 70548 ZIP code is Kaplan Telephone Co., offering download speeds up to 50 Mbps to 98% of the area.

Cox offers the cheapest internet in the 70548 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Kaplan, $47.49.

Kaplan Telephone Co. is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 70548 ZIP code, covering 98% of the city.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

According to the FCC, 93% of households have access to three or more providers. In many areas, a cable, DSL, satellite and possibly fiber-optic provider may be available. You are unlikely, however, to find multiple providers of the same internet type, such as two cable providers, in the same location because operating expenses in an area already served by another provider can be too high to be profitable.