Cost of living in Poole, United Kingdom

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Food [Edit]
Basic lunchtime menu (including a drink) in the business district £7
Combo meal in fast food restaurant (Big Mac Meal or similar) £4.83
500 gr (1 lb.) of boneless chicken breast £4.16
1 liter (1 qt.) of whole fat milk £0.61
12 eggs, large £2.15
1 kg (2 lb.) of tomatoes £2.04
500 gr (16 oz.) of local cheese £4.47
1 kg (2 lb.) of apples £1.78
1 kg (2 lb.) of potatoes £1.21
0.5 l (16 oz) domestic beer in the supermarket £2.06
1 bottle of red table wine, good quality £7
2 liters of Coca-Cola £1.83
Bread for 2 people for 1 day £0.68
Housing [Edit]
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in EXPENSIVE area £1,380
Monthly rent for 85 m2 (900 Sqft) furnished accommodation in NORMAL area £906
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 2 people in 85m2 flat £192
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in EXPENSIVE area £876
Monthly rent for a 45 m2 (480 Sqft) furnished studio in NORMAL area £545
Utilities 1 month (heating, electricity, gas ...) for 1 person in 45 m2 (480 Sqft) studio £83
Internet 8 Mbps (1 month) £16
40” flat screen TV £354
Microwave 800/900 Watt (Bosch, Panasonic, LG, Sharp, or equivalent brands) £64
Laundry detergent (3 l. ~ 100 oz.) £6
Hourly rate for cleaning help £11
Clothes [Edit]
1 pair of jeans (Levis 501 or similar) £54
1 summer dress in a High Street Store (Zara, H&M or similar retailers) £36
1 pair of sport shoes (Nike, Adidas, or equivalent brands) £67
1 pair of men’s leather business shoes £80
Transportation [Edit]
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 TSI 150 CV (or equivalent), with no extras, new £17,993
1 liter (1/4 gallon) of gas £1.19
Monthly ticket public transport £50
Taxi trip on a business day, basic tariff, 8 km. (5 miles) -
Personal Care [Edit]
Cold medicine for 6 days (Tylenol, Frenadol, Coldrex, or equivalent brands) £4.33
1 box of antibiotics (12 doses) £15
Short visit to private Doctor (15 minutes) £80
1 box of 32 tampons (Tampax, OB, ...) £2.50
Deodorant, roll-on (50ml ~ 1.5 oz.) £1.67
Hair shampoo 2-in-1 (400 ml ~ 12 oz.) £1.77
4 rolls of toilet paper £1.36
Tube of toothpaste £1.22
Standard men's haircut in expat area of the city £9
Entertainment [Edit]
Basic dinner out for two in neighborhood pub £18
2 tickets to the movies £18
2 tickets to the theater (best available seats) £53
Dinner for two at an Italian restaurant in the expat area including appetisers, main course, wine and dessert £46
1 cocktail drink in downtown club £5.38
Cappuccino in expat area of the city £2.95
1 beer in neighbourhood pub (500ml or 1pt.) £3.72
iPad Wi-Fi 128GB -
1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff (no discounts or plans) £0.27
1 month of gym membership in business district £23
1 package of Marlboro cigarettes £7
WARNING!  These prices are based on only a few data points. At this point they are mostly a guess. They are based on 58 prices entered by 6 different people.
Latest price update: October 16, 2018.

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