Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £445,173. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £236,350 and semi-detached properties averaged at £274,690.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £289,263 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£270,375) and Hampshire (£257,886), but was cheaper than Surrey (£413,602). The most expensive area within West Sussex was West Chiltington (£590,930) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£206,360).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 6% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,583.