America’s 25 Least Affordable Housing Markets

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10. Orange County, California
> Income needed to buy a house: $196,136
> Average annual wages: $62,192
> Q4 median sales price: $690,000
> Housing units: 1,072,121

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9. Queens County, New York
> Income needed to buy a house: $175,941
> Average annual wages: $53,872
> Q4 median sales price: $625,000
> Housing units: 846,689

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8. Maui County, Hawaii
> Income needed to buy a house: $149,143
> Average annual wages: $45,565
> Q4 median sales price: $549,225
> Housing units: 71,493

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7. San Francisco County, California
> Income needed to buy a house: $375,491
> Average annual wages: $113,802
> Q4 median sales price: $1,340,000
> Housing units: 386,755

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6. New York County, New York
> Income needed to buy a house: $408,977
> Average annual wages: $122,720
> Q4 median sales price: $1,426,000
> Housing units: 866,644