Telecommunications: High-Speed and Wireless
The charts below show the move to wireless communications, and the decline in the number of telephone land lines in Texas and nationwide. The charts also show the growth of high-speed internet use in the state and in the United States. Source: Trends in Telephone Service, Federal Communications Commission, and the U.S. Census Bureau, December 2013.
Mobile Wireless Phone Subscribers (in thousands)
Local Telephone Land Lines (in thousands)
High-Speed Connections for Internet (in thousands)
Type of Computer in Household: 2013 (in thousands)
|Household with computer||
Desktop or laptop
*Handheld includes tablets and smart phones.