Special Report

The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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16. Kansas
> Value of a dollar: $1.10 (15th highest – tied)
> Personal income per capita: $50,155 (23rd highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $50,504 (15th highest)
> Median home value: $150,600 (10th lowest)

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17. Kentucky
> Value of a dollar: $1.14 (5th highest)
> Personal income per capita: $41,779 (4th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $43,273 (9th lowest)
> Median home value: $141,000 (5th lowest)

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18. Louisiana
> Value of a dollar: $1.11 (14th highest)
> Personal income per capita: $45,542 (11th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $45,363 (19th lowest)
> Median home value: $162,500 (15th lowest)

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19. Maine
> Value of a dollar: $1.02 (19th lowest – tied)
> Personal income per capita: $48,241 (21st lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $43,817 (11th lowest)
> Median home value: $191,200 (24th lowest)

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20. Maryland
> Value of a dollar: $0.91 (5th lowest)
> Personal income per capita: $62,914 (5th highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $51,645 (10th highest)
> Median home value: $312,500 (9th highest)

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