Internet providers in Slidell, LA

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Slidell internet service at a glance

At 100%, broadband coverage in Slidell 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 Slidell area will have access to cable, which covers 100% of Slidell residents. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Fiber-optic is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 13% of those living in Slidell.

There are five internet providers serving the Slidell area, and 98.22% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Slidell's five internet providers, prices start at $49.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Top high-speed internet providers in Slidell

The largest internet providers in Slidell are AT&T and Spectrum bringing DSL, fiber-optic, and cable options to Slidell.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to nearly all Slidell residents, covering 93% of households. Some will also have the option of fiber-optic from AT&T, which covers 13% of the area. Slidell’s third most-available internet provider, Spectrum, offers cable to around 100% of Slidell residents.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

75 Mbps

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

93%

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

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines in Slidell 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 $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Slidell, $52.49.

AT&T 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 Slidell, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 75 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Slidell. These download speeds are available to 93% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Slidell's providers, 353 Mbps.

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AT&T fiber-optic internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

1,000 Mbps

Average availability

13%

Fiber-optic from AT&T offers broadband to a limited number of households in Slidell covering 13% 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 Slidell than other internet types.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Slidell, $52.49.

AT&T 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 Slidell, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1,000 Mbps in Slidell. These download speeds are available to 13% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Slidell's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Spectrum cable internet

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

300 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to all households in Slidell covering 100% of the area.

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

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Slidell, $52.49.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 60 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.83 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Slidell, $0.76.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Slidell. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are slightly slower than the average max speeds from all Slidell's providers, 353 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Slidell, you’ll likely have options from cable, DSL, and fiber-optic internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Slidell, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and ViaSat, Inc. offers 100% availability in Slidell and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are higher than average in Slidell at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. The starting price for ViaSat, Inc. plans is about average for Slidell at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Slidell residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Slidell, LA internet providers

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Provider
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic13%
AT&T $49.99/mo. 100 - 75 MbpsDSL93%
Spectrum $49.99/mo. 60 - 300 MbpsCable100%
Hunt Telecommunications, LLC - -Fiber-optic1.999%
Hunt Telecommunications, LLC - -Wired0.214%
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Internet provider frequently asked questions

AT&T is the fastest internet provider in Slidell with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 13% of households in Slidell. The next fastest internet provider in Slidell is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 300 Mbps to 100% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in Slidell with plans starting at $49.99/mo. This is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Slidell, $52.49.

AT&T is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Slidell, covering 13% of the city. Hunt Telecommunications, LLC also offers fiber internet in Slidell and is available to 1.999% of households.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Take a speed test to see what download and upload speeds you are getting. For the best results, perform the test over a wired connection. View our speed test guide for a full breakdown of your results. If you want faster speeds, consider these tips for boosting internet speed, or shop for faster internet plans in your area.

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.