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Internet providers in Gilmer, TX

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Gilmer, TX internet providers

Provider
Frontier $27.99 6 - 24 MbpsDSL84%
Suddenlink $30.00 100 - 1,000 MbpsCable3.215%
ETEX Communications $29.95 1 - 45 MbpsFiber-optic85%
ETEX Communications $29.95 1 - 45 MbpsDSL42%
HughesNet $59.99 25 - 25 MbpsSatellite100%
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Gilmer internet service at a glance

At 98%, broadband coverage in Gilmer 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 Gilmer area will have access to DSL, which covers 98% of Gilmer residents. Fiber-optic internet is also an option for many, offering service to 85% of the area. Cable is less available but still a popular internet option for roughly 3.210% of those living in Gilmer.

There are six internet providers serving the Gilmer area, and 81.64% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among Gilmer's six internet providers, prices start at $27.99 and available download speeds reach up to 1,000 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in Gilmer

The largest internet providers in Gilmer are Frontier and ETEX Communications bringing DSL and fiber-optic options to Gilmer.

DSL internet from Frontier is available to most Gilmer residents, covering 84% of households. Many will also have the option of fiber-optic from ETEX Communications, which covers 85% of the area. Gilmer’s third most-available internet provider, ETEX Communications, offers DSL to around 42% of Gilmer residents.

Frontier DSL internet

Provider
Frontier
Starting price*
$27.99/mo.
Max download speed

24 Mbps

Max upload speed

2 Mbps

Average availability

84%

DSL from Frontier offers broadband to nearly all households in Gilmer covering 84% of the area.

DSL internet from Frontier uses telephone lines in Gilmer 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 Frontier start at $27.99/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Gilmer, $39.59.

Frontier customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 6 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $4.67 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilmer, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Frontier offers download speeds up to 24 Mbps and upload speeds up to 2 Mbps in Gilmer. These download speeds are available to 84% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilmer's providers, 230 Mbps.

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ETEX Communications fiber-optic internet

Provider

ETEX Communications

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

45 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

85%

Fiber-optic from ETEX Communications offers broadband to nearly all households in Gilmer covering 85% of the area.

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

Internet prices for ETEX Communications start at $29.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Gilmer, $39.59.

ETEX Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $29.95 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilmer, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ETEX Communications offers download speeds up to 45 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Gilmer. These download speeds are available to 85% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilmer's providers, 230 Mbps.

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ETEX Communications DSL internet

Provider

ETEX Communications

Starting price*
$29.95/mo.
Max download speed

45 Mbps

Max upload speed

5 Mbps

Average availability

42%

DSL from ETEX Communications offers broadband to about half of households in Gilmer covering 42% of the area.

DSL internet from ETEX Communications uses telephone lines in Gilmer 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 ETEX Communications start at $29.95/mo.*, which is lower than the average starting price for internet in Gilmer, $39.59.

ETEX Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 1 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $29.95 per Mbps, significantly higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Gilmer, $1.37.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, ETEX Communications offers download speeds up to 45 Mbps and upload speeds up to 5 Mbps in Gilmer. These download speeds are available to 42% of the area, and are much slower than the average max speeds from all Gilmer's providers, 230 Mbps.

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Internet coverage for rural areas

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

Satellite internet from HughesNet and Viasat offers 100% availability in Gilmer and surrounding areas. HughesNet starting prices are significantly higher than average in Gilmer at $59.99/mo. for speeds up to 25 Mbps. Viasat starting prices are significantly higher than average in Gilmer at $50/mo. for speeds up to 12 Mbps. Satellite internet is a less appealing option for many Gilmer residents, however, as service typically comes with high latency and low data allowances.

Internet provider frequently asked questions

Suddenlink is the fastest internet provider in Gilmer with download speeds up to 1,000 Mbps. These speeds are available to 3.215% of households in Gilmer. The next fastest internet provider in Gilmer is ETEX Communications, offering download speeds up to 45 Mbps to 85% of the area.

Frontier offers the cheapest internet in Gilmer with plans starting at $27.99/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Gilmer, $39.59.

ETEX Communications is the largest fiber-optic internet service provider in Gilmer, covering 85% of the city.

Available providers vary by address, but your location is likely serviceable for cable and DSL internet. Fiber internet may also be an internet option, but this technology is typically found in larger cities. Those living in rural areas not serviceable for cable, DSL or fiber internet may find satellite or fixed wireless internet to be their only options.

Speeds of 10 Mbps and higher are good for gaming, but what you really want to consider when choosing an internet service for gaming is latency, or ping. Latency is the measure of how long it takes for your device to communicate with the server and is the main contributor to lag. The higher the ping, the more likely you are to experience lagging. Shoot for an internet service with latency below 100 ms.

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.