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Internet providers in 71203

Find internet providers serving the 71203 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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71203 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL69%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic15%
Xfinity $29.99 50 - 3,000 MbpsCable100%
Hunt Telecommunications - -DSL3.490%
Bay Springs Telephone Company - -DSL2.980%
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71203 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 71203 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 71203 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 81% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 34% of those living in the 71203 ZIP code.

There are seven internet providers serving the 71203 area, and 75.62% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 71203, prices start at $29.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Monroe

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
AT&T 85 Mbps 81 Mbps DSL
Xfinity 120 Mbps 13 Mbps Cable
HughesNet 30 Mbps 2 Mbps Satellite

Top high-speed internet providers in 71203

The largest internet providers serving the 71203 ZIP code are AT&T and Xfinity bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 71203 ZIP code, covering 69% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 15% of the area. Monroe’s third most-available internet provider, Xfinity, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 71203 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

69%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to most households in the 71203 ZIP code, covering 69% 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 $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $51.98.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $1.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 71203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 69% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 301 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$55/mo.
Max download speed

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

15%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 71203 ZIP code, covering 15% 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 71203 ZIP code than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $55/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $51.98.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 10 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $5.50 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $1.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in 71203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 15% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Xfinity cable internet

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

3,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Xfinity offers broadband to all households in the 71203 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Xfinity’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 71203 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 Monroe, $51.98.

Xfinity customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, lower than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Monroe, $1.93.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Xfinity offers download speeds up to 3,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in 71203 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Monroe's providers, 301 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 71203 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 71203 and the greater Monroe area. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Monroe at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Monroe at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 71203 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 Monroe may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 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 Monroe cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 71203 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 71203 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 69% of households in 71203. The next fastest internet provider in the 71203 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 15% of the area.

Xfinity offers the cheapest internet in the 71203 ZIP with service starting at $29.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Monroe, $51.98.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 71203 ZIP code, covering 15% of the city.

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.

Fiber internet providers are likely to offer the fastest, most consistent speeds for the money. Cable internet providers can also deliver fast speeds, up to 100 Mbps and higher, but are more vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. If you’re shopping for cheap internet, a DSL provider may be the best option for your household.

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.