Internet Providers in Gretna, Louisiana

Most Popular Internet Providers in Gretna, Louisiana:

Showing 1 to 7 Providers

  • 1. 1. AT&T Internet
    97.9% Available
    97.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas. *See offer details.
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    • Deal
    • Fiber
    • IPBB
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 4
    • Speed Range: 100-940mbps
    • Connection: IPBB and Fiber
    • Installation: Up to $99 installation cost.
    • Price Range: $35 - $129.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 2. 2. Cox
    97.2% Available
    97.2%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    1000 Mbps
    Download
    35 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Cable
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 8
    • Speed Range: 25-1000mbps
    • Connection: Cable
    • Price Range: $29.99 - $229.99
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
    Deal
    There are 8 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    50 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-50mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Price Range: $49.99 - $199.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
  • 4. 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    25 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
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    • Deal
    • Satellite
    • Internet Plans: 4
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 25-25mbps
    • Connection: Satellite
    • Installation: Standard installation is free.
    • Price Range: $39.99 - $149.99
    • Contracts: 2 Years - 2 Years required
    Deal
    There are 4 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 5. 5. EarthLink
    97.9% Available
    97.9%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    940 Mbps
    Download
    1000 Mbps
    Upload
    Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
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    • Fiber
    • DSL
    • Internet Plans: 5
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 12-1000mbps
    • Connection: DSL and Fiber
    • Installation: Includes professional installation.
    • Price Range: $49.95 - $99.95
    • Contracts: 1 Year - 1 Year required
  • 6. 6. C Spire Fiber
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    20 Mbps
    Download
  • 7. 7. NOLA Broadband
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    150 Mbps
    Download
    20 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Fixed Wireless
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 50-150mbps
    • Connection: Fixed Wireless
    • Price Range: $79.99 - $124.99
    • Contracts: None - None required
2 Business internet providers are hidden due to low coverage in Gretna. See All
  • 1. 1. AT&T Wireless
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $50 - $75
  • 2. 2. T-Mobile
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    6 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 3
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $60 - $85
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider
  • 3. 3. Verizon
    100% Available
    100%

    Available

    Speeds up to:
    10 Mbps
    Download
    3 Mbps
    Upload
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    • Deal
    • Mobile Broadband
    • Internet Plans: 2
    • Internet & TV Bundles: 0
    • Speed Range: 0-10mbps
    • Connection: Mobile Broadband
    • Price Range: $55 - $65
    Deal
    There are 2 active deals on select plans from this provider

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Internet Access in Gretna, Louisiana

Viasat Internet has the most coverage in Gretna. HughesNet is also widely available.

The packages shown here are collected manually by our research team.

Gretna residents usually have more than one to them. View the mapping tool below to explore competition changes in different parts of Gretna.

Looking at technology choices, Gretna features all three major wired Internet types: fiber, cable, and DSL. As a rule of thumb, Fiber is the fastest medium for transmitting Internet. It's closely flanked by cable, with DSL coming in last. Cable is popular as a mid-range option.

Aside from the Internet providers detailed above, C Spire Fiber is a third choice for wired broadband in close to one hundred percent of the Gretna area. Wireless companies like NOLA Broadband and satellite Internet companies such as are worth looking at, but the incumbent wired options usually offer a better value when it comes to speed and price.

  • There are 14 internet providers in Gretna with 7 of those offering residential service
  • Gretna is the 8th most connected city in Louisiana ahead of Marrero, Westwego, Belle Chasse, and Arabi, but behind Harvey.
  • Explore internet access for communities within Gretna: Terrytown
  • The fastest zip code in Gretna for July 2021 is 70056. (see all below).

Internet Statistics 2021

1,000 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 Gretna, Louisiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
Cox Communications 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 97.2%
AT&T Internet 940 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 8s 97.9%
EarthLink 1,000 Mbps DSL and Fiber 8s 97.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
C Spire Fiber 20 Mbps Fiber 6m 49s 100.0%

Internet Provider Competition Map For Gretna

Gretna Internet Competition Map. Click for interactive map.
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Gretna is the 8th most connected city in Louisiana ahead of Marrero, Westwego, Belle Chasse, and Arabi, but behind Harvey.

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

Approximately 5,000 people in Jefferson 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: 24% of people living in Gretna 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 98% of Gretna 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, 70056 is the zip code with the fastest average download speed in Gretna.

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

In Jefferson Parish, approximately 5,000 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 Cap Issues in Gretna

Data from our researchers shows that common providers in Gretna use data caps for their residential Internet packages. Data caps are a public issue since consumers view caps as a tactic for limiting video streaming. Providers explain that data caps are a necessary tool as they struggle to manage network traffic. In either case, the issue is the same: streaming services, which can consume one to seven Gigabytes/hour.

Compare Gretna to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Gretna 102.6 Mbps 9 $0.52 ( + $0.00 )
New York 534.4 Mbps ( +431.8 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.41 ( $0.00 )
Los Angeles 148.8 Mbps ( +46.2 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.22 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 160.6 Mbps ( +58 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Houston 169.5 Mbps ( +66.9 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 162.1 Mbps ( +59.5 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.30 ( $0.00 )