Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £481,078. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £262,758 and flats averaged at £186,320.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £314,913 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£294,537) and Hampshire (£280,977), but was cheaper than Surrey (£462,672). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Bosham (£625,587) and the cheapest was Pagham (£231,684).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 15% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,714.