Most of the sales in West Sussex over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £449,264. Terraced properties had an average sold price of £239,652 and semi-detached properties averaged at £280,183.
West Sussex, with an overall average price of £292,178 was more expensive than nearby East Sussex (£274,516) and Hampshire (£260,328), but was cheaper than Surrey (£422,412). The most expensive area within West Sussex was West Chiltington (£587,761) and the cheapest was West Worthing (£207,995).
In the past year house prices in West Sussex were 5% up on the year before and 7% up on 2010 when they averaged at £272,583.