Internet Providers in Darrow, LA

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Residential Internet Statistics for Darrow, LA
Internet Providers: 6
Internet Plans: 13
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $62.38

Internet Access in Darrow, Louisiana

Looking specifically at network availability, cable and fiber are the widest serviceable choices in Darrow residents. Coax cable Internet comes from television companies, which is why cable providers listed above like Cox Communications like to add-on TV packages in their Internet options. Both technologies provide above-average speeds than wireless or even DSL, which is why Darrow Internet speeds beat the Louisiana unweighted average by 14.20%.

Cox Communications is also a common Internet choice in Darrow. They offer primarily Cable service in 96 percent of the area.

Since FCC coverage data is currently collected twice annually and only released six months after that, providers shown may not reflect the latest upgrades or regional changes.

Viasat Internet and HughesNet are Darrow's primary wired broadband options.

To get a detailed look at how broadband access changes throughout Darrow, explore the map below. Averaged over all of Darrow, the average density of market competition is 1.97 providers per census block. This leaves 35.32 percent of residents with only one choice.

  • There are 9 internet providers in Darrow with 6 of those offering residential service
  • Darrow is the 54th most connected city in Louisiana ahead of Belle Rose, Geismar, Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Sorrento.
  • The fastest zip code in Darrow for April 2021 is 70725. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

600 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

This data is calculated from FCC datasets which providers are legally required to supply twice a year. We further validate this data for accuracy.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Darrow, Louisiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
EATEL 1,000 Mbps Fiber 8s
AT&T Fiber 940 Mbps Fiber 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
AT&T Internet 100 Mbps IPBB 1m 21s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Darrow, Louisiana

  • Cox - Cable - 96.7% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • AT&T Internet - IPBB - 18.0% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • AT&T Fiber - Fiber - 49.8% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 940 Mbps
  • EATEL - Fiber - 32.6% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in Darrow - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For Darrow

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Darrow is the 54th most connected city in Louisiana ahead of Belle Rose, Geismar, Gonzales, Donaldsonville, and Sorrento.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 200 people in Ascension Parish don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Fiber Availability: 58% of people living in Darrow have residential fiber service available to them.

Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.

Approximately 65% of Darrow residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

As of this month, 70725 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Darrow.

Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.

In Ascension Parish, approximately 200 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps and Video Streaming in Darrow

Data collected by our researchers shows that some of the common ISPs in Darrow place a limit on data use on home Internet plans. Data caps are controversial because subscribers view caps as a tactic to discourage video streaming. Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy for managing network congestion. In either case, the issue is video streaming, which easily consumes anywhere from 1–7GB/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In Darrow

Provider Type Coverage Speed
Cox Communications Cable 96.7%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Internet IPBB 18.0%+ 100 Mbps
AT&T Fiber Fiber 49.8%+ 940 Mbps
EATEL Fiber 32.6%+ 1,000 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
EATEL Business Fiber 100% 1,000 Mbps
Cox Business Cable 62.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
AT&T Fiber 23.9%+ 940 Mbps

Compare Darrow to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Darrow 139.1 Mbps 6 $0.59 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +276.3 Mbps ) 15 ( +9 ) $0.54 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( -20.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +11 ) $0.23 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( -22.9 Mbps ) 14 ( +8 ) $0.26 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( -11.7 Mbps ) 23 ( +17 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( -11.5 Mbps ) 8 ( +2 ) $0.34 ( $0.00 )