Special Report

America's Richest Cities

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32. San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA
> Median household income: $71,880
> Median income change 2016-2017: +$1,316 (+1.9%)
> Median home value: $574,400 (top 10%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 34.6%
> July unemployment: 2.8% (bottom 20%)

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31. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
> Median household income: $71,931
> Median income change 2016-2017: +$3,255 (+4.7%)
> Median home value: $376,000 (top 10%)
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 40.3% (top 10%)
> July unemployment: 3.6%

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30. Rochester, MN
> Median household income: $71,985
> Median income change 2016-2017: +$1,907 (+2.7%)
> Median home value: $212,200
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 39.2% (top 20%)
> July unemployment: 2.4% (bottom 10%)

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29. Norwich-New London, CT
> Median household income: $71,987
> Median income change 2016-2017: +$1,288 (+1.8%)
> Median home value: $239,400
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 33.4%
> July unemployment: 4.0%

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28. Raleigh, NC
> Median household income: $72,576
> Median income change 2016-2017: +$891 (+1.2%)
> Median home value: $244,500
> Adults with a bachelor’s degree: 46.2% (top 10%)
> July unemployment: 3.3%

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