Nextlink Bringing Fiber to Lampasas

Aug 17, 2021 | Blog, News

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Nextlink Bringing Fiber to Lampasas

Nextlink Internet expands its Gigabit City list to include Lampasas TX making fast, reliable speeds a reality for the local community. 

LAMPASAS, TX – Nextlink is providing high speed internet service to harder to reach areas in America’s heartland. Now they are currently expanding their fiber optic technology footprint to homes and businesses throughout Lampasas, Texas. The fiber network they have designed and are implementing will allow for dedicated broadband speeds – up to 1 Gbps initially and multiple Gbps in the future. This will enable its subscribers to have seamless access to telehealth, remote work capabilities, and streaming educational resources. 

“Providing opportunities for reliable, high speed internet service has been a top priority for our elected and appointed officials. The City is pleased to be working with Nextlink to meet the needs of our residents and businesses,” says, Finley deGraffenried, Lampasas City Manager. The City of Lampasas has been on a mission to provide high speed broadband service to the citizens of Lampasas and have effectively built a successful relationship with Nextlink to make that dream a reality. 

With this fiber build, the City of Lampasas has been the example of what a public/private partnership should look like. We worked hand in hand, candidly, together, towards a common goal to offer unprecedented, cutting edge, future proof fiber service designed to serve not only homes and small businesses alike, but also enterprise level business connections that rival anything from the big city,” states Chris Huffman, Nextlink’s Area Maintenance Manager. 

Nextlink is currently providing Gigabit and soon multiple Gigabit levels of service to those within Lampasas’ city limits. Currently, West Lampasas is operational as well as all the businesses and residents along Key Avenue. The Downtown District is currently underway – construction is complete, and circuits are being prepared to go live in the next 4 weeks. The multi-million dollar fiber optic network has been designed, built, and financed by Nextlink to make the City of Lampasas stand out among rural communities. 

Service plans are available for residential, business, and commercial entities. Residential plans start with 25 Mbps for $59/mo. and extends to 1 Gig for $119/mo.. Nextlink is currently running a promotion: FREE installation and get 1 Gig for $99/mo. for the first year! Fixed wireless customers can easily make the switch for faster and dedicated speeds by calling in and speaking with an agent. New customers can check serviceability online.

 All inquiries and requests for service can be made at or 855-698-5465. 

Media Contact: Lucy Pope,  

About Nextlink Internet  

Nextlink Internet is a rural-focused provider of internet and phone services to residential, business, institutional and governmental customers in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Illinois, Iowa, and Nebraska. The company is a fully IP-based, carrier-class network with 75,000 customers, more than 800 team members, and extensive fiber and wireless infrastructure. As an active participant in the Federal Communications Commission’s programs to close the digital divide, Nextlink is working to connect thousands more homes, schools, libraries, medical centers, and businesses in small communities across 11 mid-western states. For more information: For current service areas see: Nextlink Coverage Map