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America's Cheapest Cities Where Everyone Wants to Live Right Now

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15. Homosassa Springs, FL
> Total population: 147,929
> Pop. growth due to net migration, 2010-2018: +13.0% (+18,293)
> Cost of living: 13% less than nat’l avg.
> Median home value: $137,600 (bottom 25%)
> Median household income: $39,964 (bottom 10%)

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14. Charleston-North Charleston, SC
> Total population: 787,643
> Pop. growth due to net migration, 2010-2018: +13.5% (+89,826)
> Cost of living: 3.8% less than nat’l avg.
> Median home value: $252,900 (top 25%)
> Median household income: $64,283 (top 25%)

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13. Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin, FL
> Total population: 278,644
> Pop. growth due to net migration, 2010-2018: +13.9% (+32,718)
> Cost of living: 5.7% less than nat’l avg.
> Median home value: $238,600
> Median household income: $63,710 (top 25%)

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12. Raleigh, NC
> Total population: 1,362,540
> Pop. growth due to net migration, 2010-2018: +14.1% (+159,756)
> Cost of living: 3.8% less than nat’l avg.
> Median home value: $267,600 (top 25%)
> Median household income: $75,165 (top 10%)

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11. Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL
> Total population: 659,605
> Pop. growth due to net migration, 2010-2018: +14.8% (+87,461)
> Cost of living: 4.7% less than nat’l avg.
> Median home value: $199,400
> Median household income: $51,364

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