Special Report

The Value of a Dollar in Every State

Kansas
> Value of a dollar: $1.11 (15th highest)
> Personal income per capita: $51,474 (24th highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $53,125 (16th highest)
> Median home value: $159,400 (10th lowest)

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Kentucky
> Value of a dollar: $1.14 (4th highest)
> Personal income per capita: $42,527 (5th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $44,959 (9th lowest)
> Median home value: $148,100 (7th lowest)

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Louisiana
> Value of a dollar: $1.12 (10th highest)
> Personal income per capita: $46,245 (11th lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $48,178 (19th lowest)
> Median home value: $167,300 (14th lowest)

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Maine
> Value of a dollar: $1.00 (16th lowest)
> Personal income per capita: $48,881 (21st lowest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $45,381 (10th lowest)
> Median home value: $197,500 (24th lowest)

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Maryland
> Value of a dollar: $0.92 (6th lowest)
> Personal income per capita: $63,426 (6th highest)
> Income adjusted by cost of living: $54,360 (10th highest)
> Median home value: $324,800 (9th highest)

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