Gunter, TX High Speed Internet Service

Gunter, TX has a total of 9 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 9 internet service options in Gunter. 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 Gunter is Optimum. A summary of all the results:

Rank Provider Tech Max Download Speed Max Upload Speed Availability
1OptimumCable1000 Mbps50 Mbps92.5%
2SparklightCable1000 Mbps50 Mbps17.2%
3Speed of Light Broadbandwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
4Nextlinkwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps100.0%
5Rise Broadbandwireless50 Mbps10 Mbps99.8%
6Texoma Communicationswireless100 Mbps100 Mbps44.5%
7ViaSatSatellite100 Mbps3 Mbps100%
8HughesNetSatellite25 Mbps3 Mbps100%
9Grayson Collin ElectricDSL, Fiber100 Mbps100 Mbps16.3%

Gunter TX Internet Access Options

When it comes to high speed internet availability, download speeds and overall customer satisfaction, cities with more than a single provider more often than not lead in all of these categories.
Does Gunter have more than a single option at 25 Mbps, 100 Mbps, 250 Mbps and 1000 Mbps? The diagram below shows a summary:


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 Gunter of 4.03 Mbps are faster than the Grayson County upload speeds and slower than the statewide average for Texas.


Gunter Internet Access Facts

  • DSL internet is available to 0.7% of the Grayson County population

  • The average upload speed in Gunter is 4.03 Mbps. This is 17.5% faster than the Grayson County average and 65.3% slower than the national average of 11.56 Mbps

  • The average internet download speed in Gunter is 17.37 Mbps based upon 4072 measurements taken in the last 12 months

  • Cable internet is available to 79.8% of Grayson County residents

  • Cable internet is available to 90.2% of the Gunter population

  • Fiber optic internet is available to 4.8% of Grayson County residents


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 Gunter 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 Optimum as the top provider for Gunter, Texas.

Who has the fastest internet service in Gunter?

Optimum and Sparklight with a download speed of 1000 Mbps provide the fastest internet service in Gunter.

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

The following zip codes were used: 75058, 75459, 76233 and 76271

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

Click through to see how the Gunter broadband speeds compare to these other cities throughout the state: Abilene, Anton, Crosby, Fort Bliss, Ingram, Pleasanton, Waxahachie

Is there fiber internet service near me?

Yes, there is 1 fiber internet provider in Gunter - Grayson Collin Electric.

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 Gunter, Texas?

Speed of Light Broadband and Nextlink provides broadband internet service to 100.0% of Gunter.

How many broadband service providers are there near me?

Currently there are 9 companies that provide internet service to at least 15% of Gunter, TX residents.

Gunter 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.


  • 410+ channels
  • Voice activated remote control
  • Customize your plan
  • Optimum entertainment experience available on the new Apple TV in 4K
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  • 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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  • 180+ channels
  • 1000 hours of cloud DVR
  • Local network coverage
  • Extensive sports coverage plus sports add-on packages
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