Cost of Living in Swansea

Summary of cost of living in Swansea, United Kingdom:

Restaurants
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Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 20.00 £ 10.00-25.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 50.00 £ 35.00-50.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 7.75 £ 7.50-8.00
Domestic Beer (1 pint draught) 4.00 £ 2.90-5.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 5.00 £ 3.40-6.00
Cappuccino (regular) 3.31 £ 2.10-4.00
Coke/Pepsi (12 oz small bottle) 1.42 £ 1.00-2.00
Water (12 oz small bottle) 0.77 £ 0.60-1.10
Markets
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Milk (regular), (1 gallon) 4.74 £ 2.61-7.57
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (1 lb) 1.08 £ 0.73-1.72
Rice (white), (1 lb) 0.58 £ 0.20-1.18
Eggs (regular) (12) 2.86 £ 1.92-4.00
Local Cheese (1 lb) 2.85 £ 1.27-3.18
Chicken Fillets (1 lb) 3.01 £ 1.59-4.54
Beef Round (1 lb) (or Equivalent Back Leg Red Meat) 4.54 £ 3.62-4.99
Apples (1 lb) 1.06 £ 0.45-1.75
Banana (1 lb) 0.37 £ 0.23-1.36
Oranges (1 lb) 0.75 £ 0.34-1.36
Tomato (1 lb) 1.30 £ 1.25-1.36
Potato (1 lb) 0.51 £ 0.20-1.36
Onion (1 lb) 0.36 £ 0.23-1.36
Lettuce (1 head) 0.62 £ 0.45-1.00
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 1.09 £ 0.60-2.00
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 7.00 £ 2.99-18.00
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 1.65 £ 1.00-2.50
Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle) 2.98 £ 2.45-3.50
Cigarettes 20 Pack (Marlboro) 15.00 £ 13.00-25.00
Transportation
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One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 4.10 £ 2.50-5.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 72.00 £ 43.48-80.00
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 3.25 £ 2.00-4.00
Taxi 1 mile (Normal Tariff) 2.00 £ 1.75-2.00
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 12.60 £ 12.60-14.40
Gasoline (1 gallon) 5.77 £ 5.38-6.44
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 28,285.00 £ 28,285.00-28,285.00
Toyota Corolla Sedan 1.6l 97kW Comfort (Or Equivalent New Car) 34,500.00 £ 19,000.00-50,000.00
Utilities (Monthly)
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Basic (Electricity, Heating, Cooling, Water, Garbage) for 915 sq ft Apartment 236.25 £ 120.00-318.75
Mobile Phone Monthly Plan with Calls and 10GB+ Data 11.50 £ 11.00-12.50
Internet (60 Mbps or More, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 31.38 £ 25.00-40.00
Sports And Leisure
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Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 31.66 £ 19.00-50.00
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 15.00 £ 15.00-15.00
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 7.50 £ 6.00-10.50
Childcare
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Preschool (or Kindergarten), Full Day, Private, Monthly for 1 Child 1,100.00 £
International Primary School, Yearly for 1 Child 20,000.00 £
Clothing And Shoes
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1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 78.75 £ 19.99-150.00
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 31.67 £ 15.00-50.00
1 Pair of Nike Running Shoes (Mid-Range) 110.00 £ 95.00-125.00
1 Pair of Men Leather Business Shoes 70.00 £ 60.00-85.00
Rent Per Month
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Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 883.33 £ 850.00-900.00
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 733.33 £ 700.00-800.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 1,500.00 £ 1,500.00-1,500.00
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 1,300.00 £ 1,200.00-1,500.00
Buy Apartment Price
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Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment in City Centre ?
Price per Square Feet to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre ?
Salaries And Financing
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Average Monthly Net Salary (After Tax) 1,629.60 £
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly, for 20 Years Fixed-Rate 5.90 4.50-6.00

Prices in Swansea

This city had 181 entries in the past 12 months by 22 different contributors.
Last update: February 2024
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