Special Report

States With Highest Homeownership

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5. Iowa
> Homeownership rate: 71.3%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $152,000 (9th lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 60.1% (22nd lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,234 (11th lowest)
> Median household income: $59,955 (25th highest)

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4. New Hampshire
> Homeownership rate: 71.3%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $270,000 (16th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 63.9% (18th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,892 (9th highest)
> Median household income: $74,991 (7th highest)

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3. Minnesota
> Homeownership rate: 71.5%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $235,400 (20th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 65.4% (12th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,559 (19th highest)
> Median household income: $70,315 (13th highest)

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2. Vermont
> Homeownership rate: 72.2%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $233,100 (21st highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 61.8% (25th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,560 (18th highest)
> Median household income: $60,782 (22nd highest)

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1. West Virginia
> Homeownership rate: 72.5%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $121,300 (the lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 46.0% (the lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,001 (the lowest)
> Median household income: $44,097 (the lowest)

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