Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £469,051. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £247,419 and flats averaged at £168,701.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £302,072 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£285,033) and Hampshire (£265,728), but was cheaper than Surrey (£439,455). The most expensive area within West Sussex was Wisborough Green (£643,361) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£216,560).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 7% up on the year before and 11% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,607.