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Baton Rouge, LA Internet Access

Internet Connectivity in Baton Rouge

^ An estimated 151,924 Baton Rouge residents are connected to the Internet either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations [1].

Internet Availability in Baton Rouge

^ Collectively (all cities), 71% of all Louisiana residents live in a household where Internet is available, which ranks 44th in the nation [2].

Disconnected in Baton Rouge

^ There are an estimated 77,339 Baton Rouge residents who are not connected to the Internet at all - whether at home, work, or elsewhere [1].

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Baton Rouge Internet Speeds

Landline Internet Speed in Baton Rouge

  • Average wireline ISP speeds in Baton Rouge
    • Average download speed: 6.08 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 6.13 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 7.49 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 7.52 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 20 wireline tests.

Landline Internet Speed: Baton Rouge vs. the U.S.

How Baton Rouge landline Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


Wireless Internet Speed in Baton Rouge

  • Average wireless ISP speeds in Baton Rouge
    • Average download speed: 1.82 Mb/s
    • Average upload speed: 1.32 Mb/s
    • Maximum download speed: 1.92 Mb/s
    • Maximum upload speed: 1.75 Mb/s
  • *Results based on 166 wireless tests.

Wireless Internet Speed: Baton Rouge vs. the U.S.

How Baton Rouge wireless Internet speeds compare to the rest of the nation [4].


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Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Baton Rouge

Landline Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Baton Rouge, LA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Asymmetric DSL10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s1.5 Mb/s - 3 Mb/s
Cable Modem50 Mb/s - 100 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Wireless Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Baton Rouge, LA

Internet Service Provider (ISP)Type of Internet Service OfferedMaximum advertised download speedMaximum advertised upload speed
Wireless768 Kb/s - 1.5 Mb/s200 Kb/s - 768 Kb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s
Wireless10 Mb/s - 25 Mb/s3 Mb/s - 6 Mb/s

Featured ISPs for Baton Rouge, LA

AT&T

AT&T

  • High Speed Internet
  • Fast, reliable broadband connections
  • Allows you to connect all Wi-Fi-enabled devices
  • Bundle with phone or other services for bigger discounts
DSL Extreme

DSL Extreme

  • Get fast internet for an unbeatable price!
  • Packages as low as $17.95/month.
  • FREE installation (reg. $199); No phone line required.
  • Up to 75Mbps download speed; Wireless Router included.
HughesNet

HughesNet

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Baton Rouge Internet Statistics

Baton Rouge Internet Connectivity

Baton Rouge: 66.2% of residents are connected, with 24.6% of the population connected on multiple devices [1].


Connected to the Internet in Baton Rouge


  • Baton Rouge Internet Connectivity [1]
    • An estimated 151,924 Baton Rouge residents are connected to the Internet in some capacity - either at home, work, elsewhere or at multiple locations.
    • An estimated 77,339 Baton Rouge residents are not connected to the Internet. These residents are not connected at home, work, or elsewhere.

  • Baton Rouge Internet Availability [2]
    • It is estimated that 162,940 Baton Rouge residents live in a household where Internet is available.

Household Income in Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge: The median household income is $21,584 and 17% of households are below poverty level [6].


Louisiana Internet Access Facts & ISP Statistics

Louisiana Home Internet Speed

  • When comparing home (landline) and mobile Internet speeds in LA, median download speeds are 1.41 times higher for home (landline) & median upload speeds are 4.36 times higher for home (landline).
  • Home Internet Speeds in LA [5]
    • Median Home Download Speed: 5.63 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 2.33 Mb/s - 11.22 Mb/s
    • Median Home Upload Speed: 1.07 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.4 Mb/s - 2.76 Mb/s
  • Mobile Internet Speeds in LA [5]
    • Median Mobile Download Speed: 1.29 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 0.14 Mb/s - 4.16 Mb/s
    • Median Mobile Upload Speed: 0.76 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.28 Mb/s - 1.88 Mb/s

Louisiana Internet Connectivity


  • Connected to the Internet in the state of Louisiana [1]: 66.2% of LA residents are connected to the Internet in one or more locations on one or more devices.
    • The 66.2% mark ranks Louisiana 40th in the nation in total Internet connectivity.
    • 26.2% of residents are connected to the Internet only at home.
    • 6.7% are not connected at home, but are connected elsewhere.
    • 8.7% are connected at home and elsewhere on one device.
    • 24.6% are connected at home and elsewhere on more than one device.
    • 33.7% are not connected to the Internet at all.

  • Louisiana Internet Availability [2]
    • 71% of LA residents have access to the Internet at home.
    • This ranks Louisiana 44th in the country.

Louisiana Business Internet Speed Data

  • When comparing home and business Internet speeds in LA, median download speeds are 6.41 times higher for business & median upload speeds are 1.95 times higher for business.
  • Business Internet Speeds in LA [5]
    • Median Business Download Speed: 10.96 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 3.57 Mb/s - 23.68 Mb/s
    • Median Business Upload Speed: 6.86 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 1.88 Mb/s - 14.86 Mb/s
  • Small Business Internet Speeds in LA [5]
    • Median Small Business Download Speed: 2.93 Mb/s
    • Download Speed Range: 1.31 Mb/s - 6.05 Mb/s
    • Median Small Business Upload Speed: 1.01 Mb/s
    • Upload Speed Range: 0.38 Mb/s - 2.43 Mb/s

Additional information about Louisiana

About Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge is a city with a population of 229,493 [2] that is located in East Baton Rouge County in the state of Louisiana.

LA Internet Access

Baton Rouge Internet Access

For more information about Baton Rouge Internet Access, or for additional resources regarding Louisiana Internet access overall, visit Division of Administration, Office of Information Technology.

More About Baton Rouge

Of all residents in Baton Rouge, 54% have a high school diploma or higher, and 14% have a bachelor's degree or higher [6].

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References

1. ^ Bureau of Labor Statistics & Bureau of Census

2. ^ United States Census Bureau

3. ^ Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

4. ^ FCC & National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

5. ^ National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

6. ^ NTIA & U.S. Census Bureau