George West, Texas Broadband Internet Service

George West, TX has a total of 4 options for high speed internet providers that meet the minimum broadband download speed of 25 Mbps. It can be understandably confusing when trying to determine which of these broadband providers to choose. Hopefully we can eliminate some of the guesswork for you by applying our ranking algorithm to those 4 internet service options in George West. The calculation we perform considers the download connection speed, upload connection speed, population covered and overall value provided by each company. Based upon that calculation, our top choice for George West is VTX1. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1VTX1Fiber, wireless1000 Mbps1000 Mbps100.0%
2SpectrumCable940 Mbps35 Mbps98.1%
3ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
4HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
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George West TX Internet Access Options

More internet service competition in a city encourages providers to continue to build out and improve their network in addition to keeping prices fair.
The following represents the percentage of population in George West which have access to at least two internet service providers with a particular internet access speed:

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Broadband Internet Speeds

For most users, the average download speed of their internet service is more important than their upload speed. However, upload speed plays at least some role for all users.
Average upload speeds in George West of 8.62 Mbps are faster than the Live Oak County upload speeds and faster than the statewide average for Texas.

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George West Internet Access Facts

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 57.8% of Live Oak County residents

  • DSL internet is available to 3.5% of George West residents

  • There are 4 residential internet providers in George West, TX providing service to at least 15% of the city

  • The average download speed in George West is 3.7% faster than the average in Texas and 14.2% slower than the national average of 32.4 Mbps

  • DSL internet is available to 0.0% of the Live Oak County population

  • The average internet download speed in George West is 27.79 Mbps based upon 10496 measurements taken in the last 12 months

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Internet Access Technologies

DSL, Cable, Fiber and Fixed Wireless are four common types of technology used to provide internet access. The following chart shows the percentage of George West residents who have access to each of these technology types.


Internet Service FAQs

Who has the best internet service near me?

Our proprietary algorithm that takes into consideration download speed, upload speed, availability and overall value ranks VTX1 as the top provider for George West, Texas.

Who has the fastest internet service in George West?

VTX1 with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provides the fastest internet service in George West.

What locations were used in calculating broadband internet coverage for George West, Texas?

The following zip codes were used: 78022

How do the internet speeds in George West compare to other cities in Texas?

Click through to see how the George West broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Doolittle, Giddings, Highland Village, Kerens, Knox City, Malakoff, Richardson

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in George West - VTX1.

What is an internet data cap?

Some internet providers on their lowest end plans limit the amount of data that can be downloaded in a month. Like cellular phone plans, when that usage limit is hit, an additional charge is added to the customer's bill. Data caps are typically 1TB or more. In a month you could send 40,000 emails, streaming music 24 hours a data, surf the web 24 hours a day plus stream HD video 12 hours a day and still not hit a 1TB limit. Fewer than 10% of customers hit their data caps in a month.

What is DSL internet service?

DSL provides internet service via phone lines but at speeds typically 100x or more than old fashioned dial-up service over those same phone lines. Download speeds are typically slower than cable, but DSL is more likely to be available in a remote location than cable.

What is fixed wireless internet service?

Fixed wireless internet is typical used in rural areas where there are no buried telephone or cable lines. An antenna is attached to the home or business which transmits and receives data from access point towers. Download speeds are typically much better than with satellite.

Which internet service provider offers the most coverage in George West, Texas?

VTX1 provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of George West.

How many broadband service providers are there near me?

Currently there are 4 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of George West, TX residents.




George West Cable TV, Satellite TV and Streaming Services

Our ranking of internet service plans can make choosing a new provider fairly easy. Selecting a TV provider is more difficult as additional variables are involved. If you are a heavy TV viewer and/or watch in multiple rooms at the same time, a traditional cable TV package or satellite TV provider may be the best option for you. However, if you live in a rental property or a heavily wooded area, satellite TV may not be a viable option. Streaming TV packages can be a good option for many, especially if your internet plan does not have a data limit. Read through the pros and cons of the various TV packages available to you and chose the best match to your viewing needs.


Spectrum

  • 125+ channels
  • Flexible packages
  • 85,000 OnDemand titles
  • All plans feature sports, breaking news, movies plus Spectrum Originals
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DISH

  • 290+ channels
  • Satellite coverage virtually anywhere
  • 4 video package tiers
  • Access to apps, Google assistant and 2000 hour smart DVR
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Hulu Live TV

  • 75+ channels
  • Access to premium Hulu originals
  • Includes Disney+ and ESPN+
  • 2 simultaneous streams supported on a broad array of devices
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YouTube TV

  • 85+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Sports plus, Spanish plus and premium movie add-ons
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DIRECTV stream

  • 140+ channels
  • Unlimited cloud DVR
  • Local network and sports coverage
  • Unlimited streams in-home. TV to go with the DIRECTV app
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fuboTV

  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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