Optimum Completes Network Upgrade to Launch the Fastest Internet Speeds Available in Florien, Anacoco, Fisher, and Hornbeck, Louisiana

Local Residents and Businesses Now Have Access to up to 500 Mbps Internet Speeds in Each Community 

LOUISIANA (MARCH 19, 2024) – Optimum, the local provider of internet, mobile, phone, and TV services, today announces that due to a significant upgrade made to the company’s network and infrastructure, local residents and businesses can now access up to 500 Mbps internet speeds in Florien, Anacoco, Fisher, and Hornbeck, Louisiana. With this launch, Optimum now offers the fastest internet speeds available in these areas, providing internet that is more than 16 times faster than the previous fastest speed offered by the company in these markets.

“We are excited to continue investing in these communities by bringing faster, more reliable and stronger internet service to our customers,” said Jesse Garcia, Vice President, General Manager of Optimum Mid Central. “With this network investment, local residents and businesses in these communities can enjoy a higher quality and more reliable connectivity experience across our full portfolio of products, all through Optimum.”

Optimum Internet comes with whole home WiFi coverage with Smart WiFi for seamless streaming, working, gaming and more, built-in security, as well as 24/7 tech support. The company’s Optimum Mobile service is delivered over America’s most awarded 5G network and offers plans starting as low as $15 per month per line.

In addition, significant savings of up to $1,000 per year are available for residents who choose Optimum Complete, a line of Internet + Mobile bundles that start at just $45 per month for internet service with one mobile line [1].

For more information on Optimum’s product offerings and services, residents can visit the nearest Optimum store in Leesville, call 866.9.OPTIMUM or visit optimum.com/internet.

Store Information

Address: 100 E. Fertitta Blvd., Suite C Leesville, LA 71446

Hours: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.


[1] Based on comparison of Optimum Complete with 1 Gig Fiber Internet + 2 lines of Optimum Mobile unlimited plan with Verizon Fios 1 Gigabyte Internet + 2 lines of 5G Unlimited Plus plan.