Internet providers in 71055

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71055 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $40.00 10 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic1.253%
AT&T $30.00 10 - 25 MbpsDSL77%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 150 MbpsCable76%
Hunt Telecommunications - -DSL2.083%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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71055 internet service at a glance

At 85%, broadband coverage in the 71055 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Louisiana - 90%, and slightly lower than broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 71055 ZIP will have access to DSL, which covers 77% of households. Cable internet is also an option for many, offering service to 76% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 1.250% of those living in the 71055 ZIP code.

There are six internet providers serving the 71055 area, and 67.91% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among six internet providers in 71055, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 71055

The largest internet providers serving the 71055 ZIP code are AT&T, Suddenlink, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 71055 ZIP code, covering 77% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink, which covers 76% of the area. Minden’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 71055 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

77%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 71055 ZIP code, covering 77% 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 Minden, $47.99.

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 Minden, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 71055 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 77% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Minden's providers, 245 Mbps.

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Suddenlink cable internet

Provider
Suddenlink
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

76%

Cable from Suddenlink offers broadband to most households in the 71055 ZIP code, covering 76% of the area.

Suddenlink’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 71055 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Minden, $47.99.

Suddenlink customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Minden, $1.41.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 71055 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 76% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Minden's providers, 245 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 71055 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 71055 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 Minden, $47.99.

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 Minden, $1.41.

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 71055 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Minden's providers, 245 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 71055 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 71055 ZIP code with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 1.253% of households in 71055. The next fastest internet provider in the 71055 ZIP code is Suddenlink, offering download speeds up to 150 Mbps to 76% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 71055 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Minden, $47.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 71055 ZIP code, covering 1.253% of the city.

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.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

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.