Cost of Living in Reading

Summary about cost of living in Reading, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 12.00 £ 8.00-22.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 52.50 £ 35.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.25 £ 6.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.50 £ 1.60-4.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.25 £ 2.50-4.50
Cappuccino (regular) 2.51 £ 1.40-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.45 £ 1.00-2.10
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.07 £ 0.60-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.20 £ 2.00-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.04 £ 0.78-1.45
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.47 £ 0.20-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.15 £ 1.30-2.59
Local Cheese (1 lb) 3.36 £ 1.81-11.76
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.78 £ 1.13-3.92
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.04 £ 2.27-14.51
Apples (1 lb) 0.89 £ 0.59-1.18
Banana (1 lb) 0.42 £ 0.27-1.57
Oranges (1 lb) 1.05 £ 0.64-1.13
Tomato (1 lb) 0.95 £ 0.68-1.18
Potato (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.32-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.59 £ 0.27-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.86 £ 0.40-1.73
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.68 £ 0.43-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £ 7.00-9.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.80 £ 0.86-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.12 £ 1.25-3.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.00 £ 11.50-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 £ 2.00-2.50
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.50 £ 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) 4.85 £ 4.54-6.02
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 19,909.00 £ 18,330.00-20,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,000.00 £ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 183.16 £ 119.00-300.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.12 £ 0.03-0.35
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 37.25 £ 30.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.46 £ 20.00-60.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.17 £ 8.00-16.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 10.00 £ 6.00-12.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,063.93 £ 1,000.00-1,200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 14,125.00 £ 13,500.00-15,000.00
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 55.00 £ 30.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 32.86 £ 28.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 64.29 £ 50.00-70.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 75.71 £ 60.00-90.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 916.67 £ 850.00-1,100.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 850.00 £ 800.00-900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,581.25 £ 1,400.00-1,750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,361.11 £ 1,250.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 482.25 £ 464.51-500.00
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 365.59 £ 325.16-400.00
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,682.56 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.36 2.00-3.00

Prices in Reading

This city had 399 entries in the past 12 months by 28 different contributors.
Last update: February 2021
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