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) 6.00 £ 5.50-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 3.65 £ 1.60-4.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 3.75 £ 2.92-4.50
Cappuccino (regular) 2.62 £ 1.40-6.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.32 £ 1.00-2.10
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.91 £ 0.60-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.05 £ 2.00-3.79
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.10 £ 0.62-2.27
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.20-1.00
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.23 £ 1.30-2.80
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.75 £ 1.81-11.67
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.48 £ 1.00-3.63
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 6.23 £ 2.27-9.73
Apples (1 lb) 0.98 £ 0.45-1.36
Banana (1 lb) 0.53 £ 0.33-1.56
Oranges (1 lb) 0.95 £ 0.64-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.91 £ 0.45-2.27
Potato (1 lb) 0.72 £ 0.32-0.91
Onion (1 lb) 0.62 £ 0.32-0.91
Lettuce (1 head) 0.91 £ 0.40-1.72
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.67 £ 0.43-1.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.50 £ 7.00-12.86
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.77 £ 1.50-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.85 £ 1.25-2.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 11.70 £ 11.00-14.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.00 £ 1.80-2.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 59.50 £ 55.00-60.00
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) 4.86 £ 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) 20,750.00 £ 20,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 182.77 £ 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) 37.88 £ 30.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 36.58 £ 20.00-100.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 12.17 £ 8.00-16.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 9.00 £ 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) 56.88 £ 30.00-85.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 33.75 £ 28.00-40.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 62.50 £ 50.00-110.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 73.75 £ 40.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 920.51 £ 850.00-1,100.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 827.78 £ 750.00-1,000.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,656.25 £ 1,400.00-1,900.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,350.00 £ 1,250.00-1,600.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 530.12 £ 464.51-655.99
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) 2,597.44 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 2.41 2.00-3.00

Prices in Reading

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Last update: June 2021
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