Broadband Statistics for Stockton-on-Tees, Stockton-on-Tees
Broadband Providers9
Fastest Speed936.65 Mbps
Average Speed36.56 Mbps
Fastest ProviderVirgin Media

Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Options

Stockton-on-Tees residents have run speed tests on 9 broadband providers. This number is 52.03% above the United Kingdom average of 5.92 internet service providers. ISPs available in Stockton-on-Tees include Virgin Media, Sky Broadband, and BT. The most common broadband provider in Stockton-on-Tees is Virgin Media, with a maximum recorded internet speed of 936.65 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 52.27—194.43 Mbps. Stockton-on-Tees's fastest provider is also Virgin Media, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 936.65 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world broadband speed that users will see in Stockton-on-Tees is 36.56 Mbps, which is 1.48% below the The United Kingdom national average of 37.11 Mbps, and 12.26% below the average of 41.67 Mbps in Stockton-on-Tees. Internet speeds in Stockton-on-Tees are typically slower than Billingham. Nearby cities include Billingham with speeds 25.18—105.53 Mbps, Thornaby with speeds 40.23—105.6 Mbps, and Egglescliffe with speeds 19.43—78.92 Mbps.

Broadband Providers

  • Virgin Media in Stockton-on-Tees
    52.27 — 194.43 Mbps
    936.65 Mbps
    75.83 Mbps
  • EE in Stockton-on-Tees
    19.92 — 71.76 Mbps
    561.76 Mbps
    27.52 Mbps
  • Vodafone in Stockton-on-Tees
    25.96 — 54.53 Mbps
    71.58 Mbps
    31.07 Mbps
  • BT in Stockton-on-Tees
    17.82 — 64.04 Mbps
    882.62 Mbps
    27.45 Mbps
  • TalkTalk in Stockton-on-Tees
    14.97 — 37.07 Mbps
    378.68 Mbps
    22.54 Mbps
  • Sky Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees
    10.58 — 40.29 Mbps
    301.2 Mbps
    14.78 Mbps
  • Plusnet in Stockton-on-Tees
    8.28 — 31.35 Mbps
    73.49 Mbps
    13 Mbps
  • Post Office Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees
    8.87 — 28.03 Mbps
    36.44 Mbps
    14.82 Mbps
  • KCOM in Stockton-on-Tees
    0.3 — 0.33 Mbps
    2.68 Mbps
    0.3 Mbps

Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees


Fastest city in The United Kingdom


Best speed range city in Stockton-on-Tees

936.65 Mbps

Stockton-on-Tees's fastest speed

25.87—106.8 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Stockton-on-Tees residents

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Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Speed Map

Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Speed Distribution

 Percentage of Speed Tests in Speed Range
Internet Speed RangeStockton-on-TeesUnited Kingdom
Very Slow: under 10 Mbps26.73%28.66%
Slow: 10-30 Mbps25.66%26.52%
Adequate: 30-60 Mbps19.01%20.91%
Good: 60-80 Mbps8.39%8.46%
Fast: 80-300 Mbps18.16%13.12%
Very Fast: over 300 Mbps2.06%2.33%

How Stockton-on-Tees Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
London5284.34 Mbps35.65—93.94 Mbps48.29 MbpsFaster
Birmingham936.73 Mbps28.66—99.25 Mbps36.98 MbpsFaster
Bristol941.78 Mbps29.89—109.32 Mbps41.55 MbpsFaster
Edinburgh705.74 Mbps33.54—109.42 Mbps44.28 MbpsFaster
Stockton-on-Tees936.65 Mbps25.87—106.8 Mbps36.56 Mbps-
Liverpool1134.53 Mbps23.43—89.32 Mbps32.35 MbpsSlower
Nottingham934.56 Mbps23.56—52.99 Mbps28.11 MbpsSlower
Sheffield932.42 Mbps22.98—66.21 Mbps30.98 MbpsSlower
Glasgow913.93 Mbps17.79—70.17 Mbps28.69 MbpsSlower
Leicester917.75 Mbps26.16—92.6 Mbps35.92 MbpsSlower

Cities and Provider Internet Speeds in Stockton-on-Tees

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian# Providers
1Thornaby640.63 Mbps40.23—105.6 Mbps58.17 Mbps8
2Billingham636.7 Mbps25.18—105.53 Mbps37.1 Mbps8
3Stockton-on-Tees936.65 Mbps25.87—106.8 Mbps36.56 Mbps9
4Yarm284.09 Mbps17.26—44.65 Mbps27.44 Mbps8
5Egglescliffe486.17 Mbps19.43—78.92 Mbps26.41 Mbps6

Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Speeds Over Time

We class broadband speed distributions as follows: very slow under 10 Mbps; slow 10-30 Mbps; adequate 30-60 Mbps; good 60-80 Mbps; fast 80-300 Mbps; very fast over 300 Mbps.

How Stockton-on-Tees Compares for Internet Speed in Stockton-on-Tees

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
1Thornaby640.63 Mbps40.23—105.6 Mbps58.17 MbpsFaster
2Billingham636.7 Mbps25.18—105.53 Mbps37.1 MbpsFaster
3Stockton-on-Tees936.65 Mbps25.87—106.8 Mbps36.56 Mbps-

Stockton-on-Tees Internet Speed Test Results

We analysed the results of people in Stockton-on-Tees testing broadband providers multiple times, with each test starting no more than 30 minutes after the previous speed test. On average, people in Stockton-on-Tees ran 4 internet speed tests per session. Looking at broadband download speeds, if the Stockton-on-Tees resident's final test is 10% faster than their starting download speed, we count that as a succesful and faster speed test result. We count an unsuccessful, slower result if the final result is 10% slower than the starting result; we'd hope their ISP contacts them ASAP! For broadband speed tests that don't vary by that much, we consider the final result to be the same. For Stockton-on-Tees's residents, of the internet speed tests we measured, 41.25% were fast, 24.86% slow, and 33.89% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 22:47:33213 secs194.5 Mbps186.31 Mbps
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 21:38:3926 mins482.48 Mbps494.71 Mbps
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 20:19:461768 mins12.15 Mbps15.57 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 21:24:213111 secs10.84 Mbps28.98 MbpsImproved
BT03 Aug 2021 21:00:24523 mins65.76 Mbps72.09 Mbps
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 21:05:0236 mins70.95 Mbps107.68 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 20:58:25493 secs109.23 Mbps109.77 Mbps
Sky Broadband03 Aug 2021 19:50:09431 mins2.85 Mbps34.77 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 19:44:22515 mins6.41 Mbps8.72 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Sky Broadband03 Aug 2021 18:33:15225 secs14 Mbps20.66 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 18:30:31217 secs206.75 Mbps169.93 MbpsNeeds help
EE03 Aug 2021 18:21:13227 secs13.58 Mbps22.81 MbpsImproved
BT03 Aug 2021 17:54:43244 secs48.42 Mbps49.2 Mbps
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 17:27:1854 mins154.28 Mbps189.77 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 15:38:141466 mins85.85 Mbps210 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 15:12:5533 mins75.11 Mbps79.89 Mbps
TalkTalk03 Aug 2021 14:51:43219 mins4.02 Mbps4.07 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 14:58:3952 mins83.02 Mbps423.35 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 14:11:42225 mins333.36 Mbps335.53 Mbps
Virgin Media03 Aug 2021 13:37:35239 secs89.78 Mbps85.83 Mbps

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Stockton-on-Tees

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Virgin Media936.65 Mbps52.27—194.43 Mbps
2BT882.62 Mbps17.82—64.04 Mbps
3EE561.76 Mbps19.92—71.76 Mbps
4Vodafone71.58 Mbps25.96—54.53 Mbps
5TalkTalk378.68 Mbps14.97—37.07 Mbps
6Sky Broadband301.2 Mbps10.58—40.29 Mbps
7Plusnet73.49 Mbps8.28—31.35 Mbps
8Post Office Broadband36.44 Mbps8.87—28.03 Mbps
9KCOM2.68 Mbps0.3—0.33 Mbps

Frequently Asked Questions about Internet Providers in Stockton-on-Tees

How many broadband providers in Stockton-on-Tees are there?
Stockton-on-Tees has 9 ISPs tested by its 197,213 residents.
Who is the fastest broadband provider in Stockton-on-Tees?
Virgin Media is the fastest broadband provider in Stockton-on-Tees with 936.65 Mbps, and an average internet speed range of 52.27—194.43 Mbps.
Who is the best internet provider in Stockton-on-Tees?
The best internet provider in Stockton-on-Tees is Virgin Media, and their users typically see broadband speeds in the range of 52.27 to 194.43 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Stockton-on-Tees?
Users in Stockton-on-Tees see an average internet speed of 25.87 up to 424 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 936.65 Mbps.
Is Virgin Media available in Stockton-on-Tees?
Broadband service from Virgin Media is available in Stockton-on-Tees, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 936.65 Mbps.
Is Sky Broadband available in Stockton-on-Tees?
Broadband service from Sky Broadband is available in Stockton-on-Tees, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 301.2 Mbps.
Is BT available in Stockton-on-Tees?
Broadband service from BT is available in Stockton-on-Tees, and the fastest speed we've seen from them is 882.62 Mbps.
Who is the the most popular broadband provider in Stockton-on-Tees?
The broadband provider with the most users in Stockton-on-Tees is Virgin Media.

Last updated: 03 Aug 2021