Special Report

Cities Where It's Easiest to Buy a House for Less Than $100K

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10. Brownsville, Texas
> Median home value: $85,900
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 60.3%
> Median home size: 5.0 rooms
> Median household income: $35,636
> 5-year pop. change: +3.9%

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9. South Bend, Indiana
> Median home value: $81,100
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 64.2%
> Median home size: 5.6 rooms
> Median household income: $37,441
> 5-year pop. change: +0.6%

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8. Akron, Ohio
> Median home value: $80,100
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 67.9%
> Median home size: 5.5 rooms
> Median household income: $36,223
> 5-year pop. change: -0.9%

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7. Rochester, New York
> Median home value: $79,400
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 66.2%
> Median home size: 5.2 rooms
> Median household income: $32,347
> 5-year pop. change: -0.7%

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6. Toledo, Ohio
> Median home value: $78,600
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 66.5%
> Median home size: 5.5 rooms
> Median household income: $35,808
> 5-year pop. change: -2.8%