Cost of Living in Reading

Summary about cost of living in Reading, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 25.00 £ 10.00-45.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 60.00 £ 35.00-70.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 5.50 £ 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £ 3.50-4.40
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.00 £ 3.00-5.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.92 £ 1.50-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.56 £ 1.20-2.50
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.06 £ 1.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.56 £ 2.27-7.19
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.09 £ 0.57-2.04
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.69 £ 0.45-1.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.31 £ 1.20-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.13 £ 1.36-4.86
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.42 £ 0.91-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.22 £ 2.72-7.26
Apples (1 lb) 1.04 £ 0.45-1.45
Banana (1 lb) 0.72 £ 0.35-1.81
Oranges (1 lb) 1.26 £ 0.64-2.49
Tomato (1 lb) 1.19 £ 0.45-2.27
Potato (1 lb) 0.64 £ 0.25-1.00
Onion (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.36-1.00
Lettuce (1 head) 0.83 £ 0.46-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.88 £ 0.40-1.80
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 8.00 £ 7.00-10.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.98 £ 1.50-2.80
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.18 £ 1.25-4.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.25 £ 11.00-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.10 £ 2.00-3.20
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 60.00 £ 55.00-73.91
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.80 £ 2.80-3.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.20 £ 2.14-2.43
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 19.20 £ 18.00-19.80
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.91 £ 5.51-7.00
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 21,750.00 £ 20,000.00-22,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 22,116.25 £ 18,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 163.44 £ 100.00-235.73
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.01 £
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 29.89 £ 22.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 33.67 £ 19.00-65.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 13.17 £ 9.00-16.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 £ 5.00-12.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,184.38 £ 1,000.00-1,350.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,666.67 £ 14,000.00-16,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 65.00 £ 35.00-90.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 39.12 £ 20.00-80.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 80.00 £ 50.00-130.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 73.33 £ 40.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 1,012.26 £ 900.00-1,300.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 829.87 £ 650.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,697.96 £ 1,500.00-2,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,359.60 £ 1,200.00-1,800.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 561.27 £ 466.56-655.99
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 365.95 £ 320.00-411.90
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,555.38 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.80 1.50-3.90

Prices in Reading

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Last update: August 2022
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