The team here at CableTV.com put together their favorite reasons for choosing cable service in Louisiana. It offers hour after hour of entertainment, with HD channels, movies, On Demand and local programming all at your fingertips. It never drops signal in bad weather and requires less equipment than satellite. Cable saves you time and money when you bundle it with high-speed Internet. Plus cable is:
If you are interested in cable TV in Louisiana, here's some interesting information. According to Nielsen, about 90% of consumers in the U.S. pay for cable or satellite, and 72% bundle these subscriptions with high-speed Internet. In Louisiana that makes 4,008,330 with cable TV and 3,206,664 with bundles. And while 2,137,776 of you now watch some of your TV on the internet, 4,320,089, or the overwhelming majority, still watch live broadcasts.
In Louisiana, cable Internet provides download speeds between 5-10 Mbps. How fast is that? Well, faster than the 45% of people in Louisiana with speeds below 4 Mbps. Only 32% of Louisiana households, or roughly 1,425,184 people, currently use a cable connection to get online. Broadband use has increased from 57% to 60% from 2009 to 2010.
Stats are interesting, but they aren't all we know about cable TV in Louisiana. Louisiana is home to a number of different TV stars. Take Alan Autry, for instance. You know, star of "Style & Substance". Before getting started in 1977, Autry was born in Shreveport in 1952. Even though Autry appears in homes across the nation, Louisiana will always be home.
We are passionate about television, if you couldn't tell. We know digital cable TV like Wolverine knows adamantium, and we'd like to help connect you to your cable provider. Most service areas only have one cable provider. Local governments take care of the licensing, and usually only allow one provider in a given area. Put your zip code in the box below to see who provides cable in your part of Louisiana.