America’s 25 Most Affordable Housing Markets

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Floyd County, Georgia
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25. Floyd, Georgia
> Ownership cost as % of monthly wage: 18.6% of $3,324
> Rent as % of monthly wage: 28.6% of $3,324
> Home prices or wages rising faster: HOME PRICES
> Rents or wages rising faster: WAGES

Genesee County, Michigan
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24. Genesee, Michigan
> Ownership cost as % of monthly wage: 20.2% of $3,584
> Rent as % of monthly wage: 28.7% of $3,584
> Home prices or wages rising faster: HOME PRICES
> Rents or wages rising faster: WAGES

Coal Power Plant, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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23. Sheboygan, Wisconsin
> Ownership cost as % of monthly wage: 21.1% of $3,579
> Rent as % of monthly wage: 26.3% of $3,579
> Home prices or wages rising faster: HOME PRICES
> Rents or wages rising faster: RENTS

Woodbury County, Iowa
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22. Woodbury, Iowa
> Ownership cost as % of monthly wage: 20.3% of $3,696
> Rent as % of monthly wage: 27.1% of $3,696
> Home prices or wages rising faster: HOME PRICES
> Rents or wages rising faster: WAGES

Jackson County, Michigan
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21. Jackson, Michigan
> Ownership cost as % of monthly wage: 19.7% of $3,636
> Rent as % of monthly wage: 29.2% of $3,636
> Home prices or wages rising faster: HOME PRICES
> Rents or wages rising faster: WAGES