Cost of Living in Southampton

Summary about cost of living in Southampton, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 11.47 £ 8.00-14.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 35.00-80.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 6.00 £ 5.00-7.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £ 3.20-7.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 4.50 £ 3.95-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 2.82 £ 1.25-3.50
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.67 £ 1.00-3.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 1.30 £ 1.00-2.00
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 3.84 £ 3.03-4.66
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 0.93 £ 0.50-1.36
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.73 £ 0.36-0.91
Eggs (regular) (12) 1.80 £ 0.96-2.20
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.46 £ 0.68-3.63
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 2.21 £ 1.02-2.72
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.42 £ 2.72-6.80
Apples (1 lb) 0.59 £ 0.45-0.73
Banana (1 lb) 0.52 £ 0.27-0.68
Oranges (1 lb) 0.65 £ 0.41-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 0.82 £ 0.45-1.09
Potato (1 lb) 0.62 £ 0.23-0.73
Onion (1 lb) 0.35 £ 0.23-0.54
Lettuce (1 head) 0.56 £ 0.30-0.90
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 0.94 £ 0.45-1.50
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 6.50 £ 5.00-8.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.52 £ 1.10-2.00
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 1.62 £ 1.00-2.00
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 12.38 £ 12.00-12.80
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 2.20 £ 2.00-6.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 55.00 £ 45.00-70.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 2.30 £ 2.30-3.60
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.46 £ 1.69-2.46
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 14.40 £ 14.40-18.00
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.83 £ 5.51-6.20
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 24,250.00 £ 23,500.00-25,000.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 25,250.00 £ 23,000.00-25,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 168.22 £ 100.00-340.00
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.03 £
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 32.56 £ 26.00-45.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 21.90 £ 15.00-30.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 16.25 £ 10.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 12.25 £ 10.00-15.00
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 950.00 £ 900.00-1,200.00
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 24,000.00 £
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 66.25 £ 35.00-80.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 30.62 £ 20.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 60.00 £ 35.00-90.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 71.25 £ 50.00-100.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 760.57 £ 699.00-800.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 689.29 £ 650.00-750.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,433.33 £ 1,300.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,100.00 £ 1,000.00-1,250.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre 371.61 £ 371.61-371.61
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 327.95 £
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 2,222.22 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 4.10 2.50-5.00

Prices in Southampton

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Last update: August 2022
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1 Comments so far
Jim Millen on Jul 06, 2018:
Live in Chicago, U.S. Want to move to Southampton or nearby --- want to know if there any "fixer-uppers" for sale, We do our own construction/reconstruction. Need the average price of new homes for sale versus those who need repair. Thanks --- Jim.