Richardson’s utility infrastructure has significant electric and fiber capacities.
- With 418 linear miles of fiber in a 27 square mile city, Richardson has one of the most extensive and advanced fiber networks of any city in America
- Three major carrier fiber optic trunk lines (AT&T, Verizon, Sprint) operate through Richardson
- 7 electrical substations in Richardson provide service to data centers operated by Digital Realty Trust, SunGard, Terremark, Bank of America (2), PepsiCo and Cisco
- Richardson has “fiber-to-the-curb” in all residential areas