Links and Resources

Whether you live here already or are just moving to the Tyler area, you will find the links and phone numbers listed on this page helpful.

Tyler & Smith County Area Utility Providers
Here is a page of utility company numbers for local companies. Feel free to download and print these for your files. Listed below are both links and phone numbers.

AT&T 855.444.0891

TXU Electric 800.818.6132

Reliant Energy 866.222.7100

Centerpoint Energy 903.534.7008

Suddenlink Cable 888.822.5151

Northland Cable 903.894.8200

DirecTV 877.798.6070

Tyler Trash 903.531.1388

Tyler Water Utilities 903.531.1230

City of Tyler website

City of Lindale Utilities Providers

City of Whitehouse Utilities Providers

Nearby City Websites/Info:
Tyler, Whitehouse, Lindale, Bullard, ChandlerWinonaJacksonville, Canton, Troup, Mineola, Quitman

Tips for Homeowners
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Home Automation Systems

Cost of Living Comparisons

Money-Saving Utilities

Application for Residence Homestead Exemption

How To File For An Agricultural Appraisal 

Electric Service:

Compare electric providers:
“Power to Choose”
“Save On Energy”

TXU, Save On Energy

TXU Sesco serves Lake Palestine area: 254.562.5535 (SESCO is the provider but it is associated with TXU.)

Oncor 888.313.4747 or 888.313.6862
(Oncor owns the equipment, wires, and does maintenance.)


Protection 1 844.546.3401

ADT 877.503.4120


Outside Tyler:
Sprint (now Embarq) 888.723.8010

Ameri-Tex Disposal Services 903.839.3515

Southern Utilities 903.593.2588

Dean Water Supply 903.597.2817

AT&T for home is 800-222-0300

AT&T for business is 800.222.0400

Voice-Over-Internet-Protocal Choices

DirecTV 855.229.4388

Exede Internet Satellite 855.627.2553

Hughes Net 877.570.8204

Get Pre-Qualified or Pre-Approved: The best homes in the best neighborhoods are in demand. When you find the home you want, you should be ready to move on it. Speaking to a lender, knowing how much house you can afford and what loan programs are available to you, is important. We’ve put together a page of lenders we have worked with.

Home Inspectors & Appraisors (for a current list, please contact us)

About Texas Real Estate (Texas A&M)

School Information

Tyler & Surrounding Area re
Tyler & Surrounding Area re National Center for Education Statistics,
Tyler ISD School Locator