Cost of living in Ipswich, United Kingdom

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district £13
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) £5.83
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast £4.36
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk £0.77
12 eggs, large £2.36
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes £2.23
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese £4.95
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples £1.84
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes £0.94
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket £1.75
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality £8
2 liters of Coca-Cola £1.76
Bread for 2 people for 1 day £0.90
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area £1,622
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area £1,372
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat £114
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area £732
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area £695
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio £95
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) £22
40” flat screen TV £358
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) £100
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) £5.91
Hourly rate for cleaning help £10
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) £57
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) £35
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) £56
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes £46
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new £21,674
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas £1.18
Monthly ticket public transport £46
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) £15
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) £4.08
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) £8
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) £50
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) £3.22
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) £1.48
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) £3.81
4 rolls of toilet paper £2.00
Tube of toothpaste £1.89
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city £13
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub £26
2 tickets to the movies £17
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) £45
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert £59
1 cocktail drink in downtown club £6
Cappuccino in expat area of the city £3.12
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) £3.73
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) £0.21
1 month of gym membership in business district £27
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes £8
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 127 prices entered by 7 different people.
Latest price update: January 18, 2018.

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