Broadband Statistics for Stockton-on-Tees, Stockton-on-Tees
Broadband Providers9
Fastest Speed882.62 Mbps
Average Speed31.5 Mbps
Fastest ProviderBT

Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Options

Stockton-on-Tees residents have run speed tests on 9 broadband providers. This number is 51.26% above the United Kingdom average of 5.95 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 635 Mbps, and the typical home user seeing speeds in the range of 44.09—173.6 Mbps. Stockton-on-Tees's fastest provider is BT, and the highest speed we've seen from them is 882.62 Mbps. Overall, the average real-world broadband speed that users will see in Stockton-on-Tees is 31.5 Mbps, which is 4.23% below the The United Kingdom national average of 32.89 Mbps, and 10.13% below the average of 35.05 Mbps in Stockton-on-Tees. Internet speeds in Stockton-on-Tees are typically slower than Billingham. Nearby cities include Billingham with speeds 20.62—104.71 Mbps, Thornaby with speeds 33.75—100.35 Mbps, and Egglescliffe with speeds 10.32—57.09 Mbps.

Broadband Providers

  • Virgin Media in Stockton-on-Tees
    44.09 — 173.6 Mbps
    635 Mbps
    62.85 Mbps
  • EE in Stockton-on-Tees
    23.53 — 72.29 Mbps
    526.91 Mbps
    36.98 Mbps
  • KCOM in Stockton-on-Tees
    29.38 — 47.17 Mbps
    65.29 Mbps
    29.38 Mbps
  • Vodafone in Stockton-on-Tees
    22.73 — 46.55 Mbps
    70.27 Mbps
    26.45 Mbps
  • BT in Stockton-on-Tees
    14.05 — 49.3 Mbps
    882.62 Mbps
    21.64 Mbps
  • TalkTalk in Stockton-on-Tees
    14.54 — 36.69 Mbps
    378.68 Mbps
    20.98 Mbps
  • Sky Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees
    11.95 — 36.12 Mbps
    145.54 Mbps
    15.64 Mbps
  • Plusnet in Stockton-on-Tees
    7.75 — 30.56 Mbps
    73.49 Mbps
    10.64 Mbps
  • Post Office Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees
    4.46 — 15.73 Mbps
    31.8 Mbps
    6.63 Mbps

Broadband in Stockton-on-Tees


Fastest city in The United Kingdom


Best speed range city in Stockton-on-Tees

882.62 Mbps

Stockton-on-Tees's fastest speed

21.77—92.44 Mbps

Typical speed range available to Stockton-on-Tees residents

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Stockton-on-Tees Competitive Broadband Speed Map

How Stockton-on-Tees Compares to Major Cities

City / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
London5284.34 Mbps31.57—92.42 Mbps43.48 MbpsFaster
Birmingham936.73 Mbps21.9—89.89 Mbps32.7 MbpsFaster
Bristol941.78 Mbps23.69—99.66 Mbps33.66 MbpsFaster
Edinburgh870.81 Mbps20.97—102.77 Mbps33.33 MbpsFaster
Stockton-on-Tees882.62 Mbps21.77—92.44 Mbps31.5 Mbps-
Liverpool1134.53 Mbps16.91—71.3 Mbps25.11 MbpsSlower
Nottingham917.03 Mbps18.85—70.04 Mbps27.82 MbpsSlower
Sheffield926.71 Mbps17.99—57.74 Mbps25.23 MbpsSlower
Glasgow912.04 Mbps12—59.52 Mbps17.97 MbpsSlower
Leicester917.75 Mbps20.62—84.06 Mbps30.74 MbpsSlower

Cities and Provider Internet Speeds in Stockton-on-Tees

PositionCityMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian# Providers
1Thornaby639.82 Mbps33.75—100.35 Mbps47.59 Mbps8
2Billingham636.7 Mbps20.62—104.71 Mbps32.92 Mbps8
3Stockton-on-Tees882.62 Mbps21.77—92.44 Mbps31.5 Mbps9
4Yarm284.09 Mbps11.24—43.58 Mbps17.44 Mbps9
5Egglescliffe522.08 Mbps10.32—57.09 Mbps17.09 Mbps7

Stockton-on-Tees Broadband Over Time

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

PositionCity / TownMax SpeedTypical Speed RangeMedian 
1Thornaby639.82 Mbps33.75—100.35 Mbps47.59 MbpsFaster
2Billingham636.7 Mbps20.62—104.71 Mbps32.92 MbpsFaster
3Stockton-on-Tees882.62 Mbps21.77—92.44 Mbps31.5 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, 48.21% were fast, 23.09% slow, and 28.69% broadly the same.
Most Recent Tests
ProviderStart Time# TestsDurationStart SpeedEnd SpeedStatus
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 21:55:48361 secs11.05 Mbps85.5 MbpsImproved
Sky Broadband19 Apr 2021 21:16:41328 mins9.35 Mbps8.66 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 21:37:4556 mins53.18 Mbps68.98 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 20:44:28239 secs41.42 Mbps40.97 Mbps
TalkTalk19 Apr 2021 20:36:0522 mins2.96 Mbps6.81 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Sky Broadband19 Apr 2021 20:33:42240 secs9.33 Mbps9.07 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 20:20:14259 secs22.23 Mbps41.14 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 19:58:09384 secs8.39 Mbps18.15 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 19:36:44225 secs102.71 Mbps103.5 Mbps
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 19:24:41257 secs29.69 Mbps28.05 Mbps
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 18:57:5927 mins107.06 Mbps58.2 MbpsNeeds help
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 18:49:3242 mins105.66 Mbps125.46 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 18:11:49319 mins14.78 Mbps28.04 MbpsImproved
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 17:34:10410 mins166.16 Mbps202.34 MbpsImproved
Plusnet19 Apr 2021 17:41:05229 secs22.56 Mbps26.88 MbpsImproved
Sky Broadband19 Apr 2021 17:23:3536 mins2.04 Mbps1.35 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 16:36:334101 secs20.67 Mbps281.79 MbpsImproved
Sky Broadband19 Apr 2021 16:03:5226 mins5.1 Mbps5.76 MbpsNeeds help, very slow
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 16:07:00473 secs198.66 Mbps184.27 Mbps
Virgin Media19 Apr 2021 15:52:12222 secs136.31 Mbps73.13 MbpsNeeds help

Summary of Internet Service Providers in Stockton-on-Tees

#Provider NameMax SpeedTypical Speed Range
1Virgin Media635 Mbps44.09—173.6 Mbps
2KCOM65.29 Mbps29.38—47.17 Mbps
3EE526.91 Mbps23.53—72.29 Mbps
4BT882.62 Mbps14.05—49.3 Mbps
5Vodafone70.27 Mbps22.73—46.55 Mbps
6TalkTalk378.68 Mbps14.54—36.69 Mbps
7Sky Broadband145.54 Mbps11.95—36.12 Mbps
8Plusnet73.49 Mbps7.75—30.56 Mbps
9Post Office Broadband31.8 Mbps4.46—15.73 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?
BT is the fastest broadband provider in Stockton-on-Tees with 882.62 Mbps, and an average internet speed range of 14.05—49.3 Mbps.
Who is the best internet provider in Stockton-on-Tees?
The best internet provider in Stockton-on-Tees in Virgin Media, and their users typically see broadband speeds in the range of 44.09 to 173.6 Mbps.
What is the average internet speed in Stockton-on-Tees?
Users in Stockton-on-Tees see an average internet speed of 21.77 up to 429 Mbps, and the fastest speed we've seen is 882.62 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 635 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 145.54 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: 19 Apr 2021