If you want to know why we here at CableTV.com recommend cable service in Texas, here are a few of our favorite reasons. For starters, you get hours of entertainment. You get hundreds of HD channels and On Demand titles. Cable is a better value than satellite; it includes all your local channels, and requires less equipment. It also bundles easily with cable high-speed Internet, which is faster than DSL. Plus cable is:
If you're as interested in cable TV in Texas as Sgt. Joe Friday is interested in "just the facts, ma'am," we're glad you're here. Here at CableTV.com, we love talking TV. Here's a juicy stat: 3/4 of all cable TV subscribers get their TV bundles with either phone or Internet. Other interesting TV research shows that while 48% of Americans stream TV online, 97% still watch traditional television. And the number of people now watching programming recorded to their DVRs is 7%.
So what does all this mean for The Lone Star State?
Cable Internet, and high-speed Internet in general, is growing in Texas. In its latest report, SpeedMatters.org ranked The Lone Star State number 27 in the nation in broadband adoption. Here's some more quick facts:
Stats are interesting, but they aren't all we know about cable TV in Texas. Did you know that the "Gilmore Girls" actor, Alexis Bledel, is a native of Texas? Born in Houston in 1981, Bledel debuted on television in 1996. While the acting career may take them around the world, they still owe an upbringing to Texas.
By now you can see we know digital cable television like Barney Stinson knows waxed chests, and we're here to help you find a cable provider. Most service areas only have one cable provider. Local governments take care of the licensing, and usually only allow one provider in a given area. Put your zip code in the box below to see who provides cable in your part of Texas.