Cost of Living in Colchester

Summary about cost of living in Colchester, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 48.00 £ 45.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.00 £ 5.00-5.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.70 £ 3.00-4.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.58 £ 1.30-3.40
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.09 £ 0.75-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.16 £ 0.75-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.58 £ 2.84-4.16
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.85 £ 0.57-1.18
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.40 £ 0.20-0.54
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.48 £ 1.00-2.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.07 £ 1.36-2.72
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.27 £ 1.81-2.95
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 2.87 £ 1.81-3.63
Apples (1 lb) 0.83 £ 0.68-0.91
Banana (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.35-0.91
Oranges (1 lb) 0.79 £ 0.68-0.91
Tomato (1 lb) 0.67 £ 0.20-0.91
Potato (1 lb) 0.36 £ 0.18-1.81
Onion (1 lb) 0.40 £ 0.27-0.45
Lettuce (1 head) 0.66 £ 0.45-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.95 £ 0.50-1.25
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 5.00 £ 5.00-6.50
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 2.13 £ 0.80-3.20
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.38 £ 0.85-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 10.80 £ 9.80-15.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 3.35 £ 2.50-4.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 63.00 £ 44.00-70.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.00 £ 2.60-3.50
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 1.75 £ 1.69-2.16
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 15.60 £ 12.00-21.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 4.84 £ 4.50-5.26
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 18,235.00 £
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) ?
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 197.73 £ 100.00-410.83
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.15 £ 0.03-0.35
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.40 £ 20.00-60.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 32.71 £ 17.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 20.00 £ 15.00-25.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 14.50 £ 9.00-20.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,134.00 £ 560.00-1,842.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 25,000.00 £
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 68.00 £ 20.00-90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.00 £ 20.00-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 56.00 £ 40.00-150.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 57.50 £ 35.00-150.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 756.25 £ 650.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 639.29 £ 550.00-750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,192.86 £ 950.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,042.86 £ 800.00-1,700.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 1,099.34 £ 232.26-2,787.07
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 851.60 £ 204.38-2,136.75
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,788.10 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.43 2.49-5.50

Prices in Colchester

This city had 381 entries in the past 12 months by 15 different contributors.
Last update: December 2020
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