Special Report

The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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11. Hawaii
> Value of a dollar: $0.84 (the lowest)
> Personal income per capita: $54,565 (16th highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $41,353 (5th lowest)
> Median home value: $617,400 (the highest)

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12. Idaho
> Value of a dollar: $1.08 (21st highest)
> Personal income per capita: $43,155 (8th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $41,912 (7th lowest)
> Median home value: $207,100 (24th highest)

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13. Illinois
> Value of a dollar: $1.01 (18th lowest)
> Personal income per capita: $56,933 (12th highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $51,070 (12th highest)
> Median home value: $195,300 (25th highest)

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14. Indiana
> Value of a dollar: $1.11 (12th highest – tied)
> Personal income per capita: $46,646 (16th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $46,444 (24th lowest)
> Median home value: $141,100 (6th lowest)

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15. Iowa
> Value of a dollar: $1.11 (10th highest – tied)
> Personal income per capita: $48,823 (23rd lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $49,485 (18th highest)
> Median home value: $149,100 (9th lowest)

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