Special Report

America's 25 Most Affordable Housing Markets

Source: Coquinho / Getty Images

20. Muscogee County, Georgia
> Income needed to buy a house: $32,935
> Average annual wages: $45,201
> Q4 median sales price: $115,000
> Housing units: 83,921

Source: gatorinsc / Getty Images

19. Madison County, Alabama
> Income needed to buy a house: $42,386
> Average annual wages: $58,422
> Q4 median sales price: $154,480
> Housing units: 154,710

Source: Sloan Poe / Flickr

18. Sullivan County, Tennessee
> Income needed to buy a house: $34,495
> Average annual wages: $47,892
> Q4 median sales price: $125,000
> Housing units: 74,154

Source: sframephoto / Getty Images

17. Shelby County, Tennessee
> Income needed to buy a house: $39,405
> Average annual wages: $55,289
> Q4 median sales price: $140,000
> Housing units: 403,101

Source: Kryssia Campos / Getty Images

16. Cuyahoga County, Ohio
> Income needed to buy a house: $39,525
> Average annual wages: $56,719
> Q4 median sales price: $124,000
> Housing units: 618,673