Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £456,763. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £242,010 and semi-detached properties averaged at £282,016.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £295,908 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£278,945) and Hampshire (£262,850), but was cheaper than Surrey (£430,532). The most expensive area within West Sussex was West Chiltington (£597,372) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£211,416).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 6% up on the year before and 9% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,583.