Special Report

How Much Home You Can Buy for $200K in Every State

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16. Kansas
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,580 sq. feet (tied – 20th most)
> Median home value per sq. foot: $100 (10th lowest)
> Median home value: $150,600 (10th lowest)
> Overall cost of living: 9.5% less than avg.

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17. Kentucky
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,820 sq. feet (12th most)
> Median home value per sq. foot: $102 (11th lowest)
> Median home value: $141,000 (5th lowest)
> Overall cost of living: 12.2% less than avg.

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18. Louisiana
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,860 sq. feet (10th most)
> Median home value per sq. foot: $95 (8th lowest)
> Median home value: $162,500 (15th lowest)
> Overall cost of living: 9.6% less than avg.

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19. Maine
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,220 sq. feet (tied – 8th least)
> Median home value per sq. foot: $171 (16th highest)
> Median home value: $191,200 (24th lowest)
> Overall cost of living: 1.6% less than avg.

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20. Maryland
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,250 sq. feet (12th least)
> Median home value per sq. foot: $184 (11th highest)
> Median home value: $312,500 (9th highest)
> Overall cost of living: 9.5% more than avg.

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