Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £444,526. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £237,784 and semi-detached properties averaged at £278,309.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £289,487 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£271,967) and Hampshire (£258,530), but was cheaper than Surrey (£417,666). The most expensive area within West Sussex was West Chiltington (£586,649) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£205,949).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 4% up on the year before and 6% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,583.