Nextlink Internet Begins Construction of Fiber Optic Network in Gatesville, TX

Jun 5, 2023 | Blog, News

GATESVILLE, Texas – Hudson Oaks,

Texas-based Nextlink Internet announces that it is bringing fiber optic internet to Gatesville, TX.


The fast-growing company has announced that the start of construction has begun in the area south of East Main Street and east of Highway TX 36 and will expand to over 2,600 homes and businesses over the coming weeks.

Nextlink Internet provides symmetrical speeds up to 1 Gig over fiber as well as VoIP solutions for homes and businesses. The company was founded in 2012 in Hudson Oaks, Texas and has since grown to over 94,000 subscribers across 7 states.

“We are excited to begin construction on our fiber network in Gatesville and to bring high-speed connectivity to the homes and businesses in the community,” stated Nextlink CEO Bill Baker. “As part of our overall mission to connect small towns and rural areas across Texas, this investment will bring Gatesville world-class infrastructure, courtesy of a local Texas company.”

Residents of Gatesville have previously received communication by mail, door tags, and construction markers noting when Nextlink will be installing fiber in the area. Residents can learn more about the construction process as well as pre-register for service at



About Nextlink Internet


Nextlink Internet is a rural-focused provider of high-speed internet and phone services, investing over $1 billion in unserved and underserved communities with its fiber and wireless infrastructure. As an active participant in public-private partnerships to close the digital divide, Nextlink is working to rapidly connect millions of homes, businesses, and anchor institutions in rural areas and small communities across 12 states. For more information visit:

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