Internet Providers in Slidell, LA

Residential Internet Statistics for Slidell, LA
Internet Service Providers: 4
Plans Start From: $49.99
Top Download Speed: 5 Gbps
Fastest Connection Type: Fiber

Top Internet Providers in Slidell, Louisiana:

Showing 1 to 6 Providers

  • 1. AT&T Internet
    95.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *5 Gbps
    • Fiber
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Fiber
    95.9% Available
  • 2. Spectrum
    99.9% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *1 Gbps
    • Cable
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Cable
    99.9% Available
  • 3. Viasat
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *50 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 4. HughesNet
    100% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *25 Mbps
    • Satellite
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • Satellite
    100% Available
  • 5. 5. T-Mobile 5G Home Internet
    17.2% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *182 Mbps
    • 5G Internet
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • 5G Internet
    17.2% Available
  • 6. Vexus
    1.4% Available
    Download Speeds up to:
    *3
    • DSL
    *Not all internet speeds available in all areas.
    • DSL
    1.4% Available
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Internet Access in Slidell, Louisiana

Slidell currently has two common Internet providers: Viasat Internet and HughesNet. Viasat mostly offers Satellite service. They have download speeds up to 35 Mbps and coverage in close to one hundred percent of the population. As for HughesNet, they market Satellite. Their Internet plans have coverage in practically one hundred percent of the area and advertised speeds up to a maximum of 25 Mbps.

Spectrum is another common broadband choice for Slidell. They offer Cable service available to virtually one hundred percent of the area.

Looking at the broadband network technology types around Slidell, you essentially see two options: cable (providers such as Spectrum) and DSL (think AT&T Internet).

The average Slidell home has 2 Internet providers to choose from. Accounting for all census blocks in the area, there are exactly 2.86 options for each location.

The coverage stats found here comes from FCC data. Internet providers in Slidell are legally required to report coverage data biannually. By using our relationships with Internet providers, we are able to cross-validate this data against privatized data submitted by telecoms. This helps us to create better mapping than government reports. Since 2014, we've crunched 20,345 data rows on Internet access in Slidell and 1,423,224 on Louisiana as a whole. The speed averages displayed on this page are calculated based on real-world speed tests originating from the Slidell area from M-Labs, which is built into Google as well as BroadbandNow.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Slidell, Louisiana

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB Availability
AT&T Internet 5,000 Mbps IPBB and Fiber 1s 95.9%
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s 99.9%
Viasat Internet 50 Mbps Satellite 2m 43s 100.0%
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s 100.0%
T-Mobile 5G Home Internet 182 Mbps 5G Internet 45s 17.2%
Vexus 3.0 Mbps DSL 45m 30s 1.4%
500 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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

Slidell is the 96th most connected city in Louisiana ahead of Picayune, Pearl River, Bay Saint Louis, and Lacombe, but behind New Orleans.

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

Approximately 900 people in St. Tammany Parish don't have access to any wired internet.

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

Fiber Availability: 23% of people living in Slidell have residential fiber service available to them.

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

Approximately 99% of Slidell residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

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

In St. Tammany Parish, approximately 2,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

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

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Compare Slidell to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
Slidell 162.7 Mbps 11 $0.31 ( + $0.00 )
New York 581.7 Mbps ( +419 Mbps ) 22 ( +11 ) $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 172.8 Mbps ( +10.1 Mbps ) 21 ( +10 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 199.7 Mbps ( +37 Mbps ) 20 ( +9 ) $0.24 ( $0.00 )
Houston 202.2 Mbps ( +39.5 Mbps ) 27 ( +16 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 196.5 Mbps ( +33.8 Mbps ) 11 $0.39 ( + $0.00 )