Cost of Living in Brighton and Hove

Cost of living One person Family of 4
💰 Total with rent
$1747
$3936
🛋️ Without rent
$628
$2134
🏨 Rent & Utilities
$1119
$1802
🍽️ Food
$383
$981
🚐 Transport
$116
$302
💳 Monthly salary after tax
$2675
😀 Quality of life
74
🏙️ Population
285K

The average cost of living in Brighton and Hove is $1747, which is in the top 23% of the most expensive cities in the world, ranked 2099th out of 9294 in our global list, 30th out of 277 in the United Kingdom, and 26th out of 231 in England.

The median after-tax salary is $2675, which is enough to cover living expenses for 1.5 months. Ranked 987th (TOP 11%) in the list of best places to live in the world and 117th best city to live in the United Kingdom, and 100th most liveable city in England. With an estimated population of 285K, Brighton and Hove is the 19th largest city in the United Kingdom.

✈️ Closest airport 10 km Shoreham Airport
😷 Air quality Good 11.5 µg/m³
🎓 Best university rank 255 University of Sussex
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Prices in Brighton and Hove

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Eating Out
🍱 Lunch Menu
$10.4
🥂 Dinner in a Restaurant, for 2
$37.7
🥪 Fast food meal, equiv. McDonald's
$6.98
🍻 Beer in a Pub, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$5.94
 Cappuccino
$3.68
🥤 Pepsi / Coke, 0.5 L or 16.9 fl oz
$1.72
Rent & Utilities
🏙️ 1 bedroom apartment in city Center, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$1065
🏡 Cheap 1 bedroom apartment, 40 m2 or 430 ft2
$997
🏙️ 3 bedroom apartment in city Center, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1963
🏡 Cheap 3 bedroom apartment, 80 m2 or 860 ft2
$1576
🔌 Utility Bill one person, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$78.7
🔌 Utility Bill for a Family, electricity, heating, water, etc.
$119
🌐 Internet plan, 50 Mbps+ 1 month unlimited
$29.8
🏦 Mortgage Interest Rate for 20 Years
3.19%
🏙️ Apartment price to Buy in city Center, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$4492
🏡 House price to Buy in Suburbs, 1 m2 or 10 ft2
$3621
Transportation
🚌 Local transport ticket
$3.32
🎟️ Monthly ticket local transport
$98.9
🚕 Taxi Ride, 8 km or 5 mi
$18.1
 Gas / Petrol, 1 L or 0.26 gal
$1.72
Groceries
🥛 Milk, 1 L or 1 qt
$1.23
🍞 Bread, 0.5 kg or 1.1 lb
$1.04
🍚 Rice, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.04
🥚 Eggs, x12
$3.75
🧀 Cheese, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.98
🐔 Chicken Breast, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$8.96
🥩 Round Steak, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$10.7
🍏 Apples, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$3.15
🍌 Banana, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.43
🍊 Oranges, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.18
🍅 Tomato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$2.27
🥔 Potato, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.39
🧅 Onion, 1 kg or 2.2 lb
$1.27
🌊 Water, 1 L or 1 qt
$0.82
🍹 Coca-Cola / Pepsi, 2 L or 67.6 fl oz
$2.09
🍾 Wine (mid-priced), 750 mL bottle
$9.93
🍺 Beer, 0.5 L or 16 fl oz
$2.78
🚬 Cigarette pack
$12.1
💊 Cold medicince, 1 week
$5.17
🧴 Hair Shampoo
$5.1
🧻 Toilet paper, 4 rolls
$2.12
👄 Toothpaste, 1 tube
$1.34
Other
🏋️ Gym Membership, 1 month
$31.8
🎫 Cinema Ticket, 1 person
$13
👩‍⚕️ Doctor's visit
$77.3
💇 Haircut, simple
$12
👖 Brand Jeans
$76.4
👟 Brand Sneakers
$78.3
👶 Daycare or Preschool, 1 month
$1091
🏫 International Primary School, 1 year
$15566

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