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Internet providers in Bulverde, TX

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Bulverde, TX internet providers

Provider
Spectrum $49.99 300-1,000 Mbps **Cable90%
GVTC $59.95 250 - 12 MbpsDSL99%
GVTC $59.95 250 - 1,000 MbpsFiber-optic97%
GVTC $59.95 250 - 12 MbpsCable21%
HughesNet $64.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Bulverde internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in Bulverde is comparable to the rest of Texas - 91%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the Bulverde area will have access to DSL, which covers 99% of Bulverde residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 97% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 90% of those living in Bulverde.

There are six internet providers serving the Bulverde area, and 89.98% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Bulverde's six internet providers, prices start at $29.95 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

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Average internet speeds in Bulverde

ProviderDownload speedUpload speedInternet type
GVTC 175 Mbps 139 Mbps Fiber-optic
Spectrum 83 Mbps 24 Mbps Cable

Top high-speed internet providers in Bulverde

The largest internet providers in Bulverde are Spectrum and GVTC bringing cable, DSL, and fiber-optic options to Bulverde.

Cable internet from Spectrum is available to nearly all Bulverde residents, covering 90% of households. Many will also have the option of DSL from GVTC, which covers 99% of the area. Bulverde’s third most-available internet provider, GVTC, offers fiber-optic to around 97% of Bulverde residents.

Spectrum cable internet

Provider
Spectrum
Starting price*
$49.99/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps**

(wireless speeds may vary)

Max upload speed

20 Mbps

Average availability

90%

Cable from Spectrum offers broadband to nearly all households in Bulverde covering 90% of the area.

Spectrum’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but Bulverde residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Spectrum start at $49.99/mo.*, which is about the same as the average starting price for internet in Bulverde, $53.97.

Spectrum customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1,000 Mbps**, which comes to an estimated $0.17 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bulverde, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Spectrum offers download speeds up to 300 Mbps and upload speeds up to 20 Mbps in Bulverde. These download speeds are available to 90% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Bulverde's providers, 232 Mbps.

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GVTC DSL internet

Provider

GVTC

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

12 Mbps

Max upload speed

1.5 Mbps

Average availability

99%

DSL from GVTC offers broadband to all households in Bulverde covering 99% of the area.

DSL internet from GVTC uses telephone lines in Bulverde to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for GVTC start at $59.95/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Bulverde, $53.97.

GVTC customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.24 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bulverde, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, GVTC offers download speeds up to 12 Mbps and upload speeds up to 1.5 Mbps in Bulverde. These download speeds are available to 99% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Bulverde's providers, 232 Mbps.

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GVTC fiber-optic internet

Provider

GVTC

Starting price*
$59.95/mo.
Max download speed

1,000 Mbps

Max upload speed

100 Mbps

Average availability

97%

Fiber-optic from GVTC offers broadband to nearly all households in Bulverde covering 97% of the area.

Fiber-optic service from GVTC is popular for its fast download and upload speeds, even during peak usage times, but may be less available throughout Bulverde than other internet types.

Internet prices for GVTC start at $59.95/mo.*, which is higher than the average starting price for internet in Bulverde, $53.97.

GVTC customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 250 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.24 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Bulverde, $0.29.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, GVTC offers download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and upload speeds up to 100 Mbps in Bulverde. These download speeds are available to 97% of the area, and are much faster than the average max speeds from all Bulverde's providers, 232 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

If you live in the heart of Bulverde, you’ll likely have options from DSL, fiber-optic, and cable internet providers. For those in rural areas or just outside Bulverde, however, satellite or fixed wireless internet may be the best internet option.

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Bulverde and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bulverde at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Bulverde at $64.99/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Bulverde residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Fixed wireless is another popular internet option for those in rural areas. Those living in or just outside of Bulverde may have access to fixed wireless internet service from HughesNet, with plans starting at $64.99 and available download speeds up to 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless service is less likely to come with the high latency of satellite internet, but monthly data limits can still be an issue compared to Bulverde DSL, fiber-optic, and cable internet providers.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

GVTC is the fastest internet provider in Bulverde with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 97% of households in Bulverde. The next fastest internet provider in Bulverde is Spectrum, offering download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps* to 90% of the area.

Ranch Wireless offers the cheapest internet in Bulverde with plans starting at $29.95/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Bulverde, $53.97.

GVTC is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Bulverde, covering 97% of the city.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.

The only broadband internet type that requires a phone line is DSL and dial-up, which use phone lines to deliver service. Other internet types, such as cable, fiber-optic and satellite, require no phone line for broadband service.

Downgrading services or cutting extras, such as Wi-Fi extenders or premium tech support, can lower your monthly internet bill. You can also try to negotiate with your internet provider for a lower rate. Switching internet providers and bundling internet with other services is another common way to lower internet costs.