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Internet providers in Lake Providence, LA

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Provider
AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL93%
Hunt Telecom - -DSL2.113%
Hunt Telecom - -Wired0.640%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
Viasat $50 12 - 12 MbpsSatellite100%
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Lake Providence internet service at a glance

At 93%, broadband coverage in Lake Providence 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 Lake Providence area will have access to DSL, which covers 93% of Lake Providence residents. No cable or fiber-optic providers are currently available in Lake Providence, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are four internet providers serving the Lake Providence area, and 2.11% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Lake Providence's four internet providers, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 25 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Lake Providence

The largest internet providers in Lake Providence are AT&T, HughesNet, and Viasat bringing DSL and satellite options to Lake Providence.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Lake Providence residents, covering 93% of households. Many will also have the option of satellite from HughesNet, which covers 100% of the area. Lake Providence’s third most-available internet provider, Viasat, offers satellite to around 100% of Lake Providence 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

93%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in Lake Providence covering 93% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Lake Providence 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 Lake Providence, $46.66.

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 Lake Providence, $1.01.

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 Lake Providence. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lake Providence's providers, 18 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 Lake Providence covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lake Providence 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 Lake Providence, $46.66.

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 Lake Providence, $1.01.

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 Lake Providence. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lake Providence's providers, 18 Mbps.

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Viasat satellite internet

Provider
Viasat
Starting price*
$50/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from Viasat offers broadband to all households in Lake Providence covering 100% of the area.

Viasat satellite internet offers reliable connection in areas of Lake Providence 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 Viasat start at $50/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Lake Providence, $46.66.

Viasat customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 12 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.17 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Lake Providence, $1.01.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Viasat offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in Lake Providence. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Lake Providence's providers, 18 Mbps.

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Internet provider frequently asked questions

HughesNet is the fastest internet provider in Lake Providence with download speeds up to 25 Mbps. These speeds are available to 100% of households in Lake Providence. The next fastest internet provider in Lake Providence is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 18 Mbps to 93% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Lake Providence with plans starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Lake Providence, $46.66.

Upgrading your internet plan or switching to a new provider that offers faster internet service is the best way to get significantly faster speeds, but that will likely also come with a price increase. To get faster internet without changing your plan or provider, upgrade your internet equipment or reduce the number of devices connected to your network.

Wi-Fi extenders are handy when your router can’t project a strong signal to everywhere in your home that you need it. Your internet provider may offer Wi-Fi extenders for an added monthly cost, or you can purchase one online or from most electronics retailers.

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.

Yes. Fiber-optic internet is a completely different technology than DSL or cable internet, and therefore requires a different type of modem. In many cases, you can get the required modem from your internet provider at no extra cost.