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Internet providers in 70454

Find internet providers serving the 70454 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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70454 internet providers

Provider
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsDSL86%
AT&T $55.00 10 - 5,000 MbpsFiber-optic16%
Spectrum $49.99 300 - 1,000 Mbps **Cable100%
Kaplan Telephone Co. $50.00 100 - 100 MbpsDSL5.390%
Kaplan Telephone Co. $50.00 100 - 100 MbpsFiber-optic5.390%
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70454 internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in the 70454 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 70454 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 100% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 94% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 62% of those living in the 70454 ZIP code.

There are five internet providers serving the 70454 area, and 97.29% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among five internet providers in 70454, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 5,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Ponchatoula

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
Spectrum 113 Mbps 9 Mbps Cable
AT&T 220 Mbps 170 Mbps DSL

Top high-speed internet providers in 70454

The largest internet providers serving the 70454 ZIP code are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all in the 70454 ZIP code, covering 86% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 16% of the area. Ponchatoula’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of residents in the 70454 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

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

5,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

86%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 70454 ZIP code, covering 86% 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 Ponchatoula, $57.99.

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 Ponchatoula, $0.44.

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 20 Mbps in 70454 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 86% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ponchatoula's providers, 295 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

16%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in the 70454 ZIP code, 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 70454 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 Ponchatoula, $57.99.

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 Ponchatoula, $0.44.

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 70454 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 16% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ponchatoula's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in the 70454 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 70454 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Ponchatoula, $57.99.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 300 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Ponchatoula, $0.44.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps** and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in 70454 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Ponchatoula's providers, 295 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you have limited cable, DSL and fiber-optic internet options in the 70454 ZIP code, satellite and fixed wireless providers may be available.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in 70454 and the greater Ponchatoula area. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Ponchatoula at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Ponchatoula at $69.99/mo. for speeds up to 150 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many in the 70454 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 Ponchatoula 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 Ponchatoula cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers.

Internet providers in 70454 frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in the 70454 ZIP code with download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 86% of households in 70454. The next fastest internet provider in the 70454 ZIP code is AT&T, offering download speeds up to 5,000 Mbps to 16% of the area.

Spectrum offers the cheapest internet in the 70454 ZIP with service starting at $49.99/mo. This is slightly less than the average starting price for internet in Ponchatoula, $57.99.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider serving the 70454 ZIP code, covering 16% of the city. Kaplan Telephone Co. also offers fiber internet in 70454 and is available to 5.390% of households.

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.

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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.