Nextlink Internet Brings Fiber Optic Network to Gatesville, TX

Aug 25, 2023 | Blog, News

GATESVILLE, Texas – Hudson Oaks, Texas-based Nextlink Internet announces that the initial phase of its city-wide fiber build is complete!

Fiber internet service is now live and available on the east side of town to almost 100 homes south of US 84 and east of Highway 36. Soon about 200 homes north of US 84 and to the west of Highway 36 will go live as well. The entire build out will expand to over 2,600 homes and businesses over the coming weeks.

Nextlink Internet provides symmetrical speeds up to 1 Gigabit 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 nearly 100,000 subscribers across 7 states.

“Just a couple months ago we said we would construct a fiber network in Gatesville to bring high-speed connectivity to the homes and businesses in the community,” stated Nextlink CEO Bill Baker. “Nextlink is delivering on that promise. This investment is bringing Gatesville world-class infrastructure, courtesy of a local Texas company.”

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: