AT&T has invested in our Louisiana communications networks, our people and local communities for 139 years.
More than 3,900 AT&T employees working in Louisiana as of December 31, 2017.
6,264 AT&T retirees living in Louisiana as of December 31, 2017.
More than $1 billion spent on goods and services purchased from suppliers based in Louisiana in 2016. This spending supports jobs and economic activity in the state.
264 retail locations in Louisiana, including our company-owned retail stores, authorized dealerships and national retail stores as of December 13, 2017.
More than $222 million generated in local and state taxes by AT&T operations in Louisiana in 2016.
Approximately 270 veterans working for AT&T in Louisiana as of November 30, 2017.²
1,948 students mentored by our employees in Louisiana through Aspire Mentoring Academy from 2012 to 2016.
More than 33,700 hours of personal time given by AT&T employees and retirees in Louisiana to community outreach activities in 2016 – worth more than $795,000.*
More than $4.9 million contributed by AT&T and its employees from 2014-2016 through giving programs in Louisiana.
More than $1 billion invested by AT&T in its best-in-class wired and wireless networks in Louisiana from 2014-2016.
105 wireless upgrades made in 2017 including 12 new cell sites.¹
100 percent of population in Louisiana covered by the AT&T Mobile Broadband network as of November 3, 2017.¹
99.3 percent of Louisiana covered by the AT&T Wireless network as of November 3, 2017.¹
604 Wi-Fi hotspots in Louisiana as of January 18, 2018.
263 alternative fuel vehicles operated in Louisiana as of December 31, 2017.
Updated January 2018
¹This metric is calculated based on the zip codes covered by legislative districts. Because data is calculated for the full zip code, numbers may be overstated for legislative districts that cover only portions of a particular zip.
²The number of veteran employees is calculated from those who have self-identified as veterans. Since identifying as a veteran is voluntary, there may be more veterans
than the number shown.
*The financial equivalent is based on the annual industry standards from Independent Sector.