Special Report

How Much Home You Can Buy For $200k in Every State

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1. Alabama
> Typical size of a $200k home: 2,103 sq. feet (5th largest)
> Size of typical home in Alabama: 1,759 sq. feet (22nd largest)
> Median home value: $140,991 (5th lowest)
> Median household income: $49,861 (6th lowest)
> Rooms in a typical home: 5.7 rooms (16th highest – tied)

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2. Alaska
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,345 sq. feet (6th smallest)
> Size of typical home in Alaska: 1,744 sq. feet (24th largest)
> Median home value: $302,500 (12th highest)
> Median household income: $74,346 (8th highest)
> Rooms in a typical home: 4.7 rooms (2nd lowest )

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3. Arizona
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,636 sq. feet (20th smallest)
> Size of typical home in Arizona: 1,780 sq. feet (19th largest – tied)
> Median home value: $272,626 (18th highest)
> Median household income: $59,246 (24th lowest)
> Rooms in a typical home: 5.3 rooms (7th lowest – tied)

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4. Arkansas
> Typical size of a $200k home: 2,096 sq. feet (6th largest)
> Size of typical home in Arkansas: 1,725 sq. feet (24th smallest)
> Median home value: $129,484 (3rd lowest)
> Median household income: $47,062 (3rd lowest)
> Rooms in a typical home: 5.4 rooms (11th lowest – tied)

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5. California
> Typical size of a $200k home: 1,302 sq. feet (4th smallest)
> Size of typical home in California: 1,648 sq. feet (12th smallest)
> Median home value: $561,325 (2nd highest)
> Median household income: $75,277 (6th highest)
> Rooms in a typical home: 5.0 rooms (3rd lowest – tied)