Special Report

The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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Alabama
> Value of a dollar: $1.14 (3rd highest)
> Annual personal income: $46,908 (5th lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $53,569 (9th lowest)
> Median home value: $154,000 (6th lowest)

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Alaska
> Value of a dollar: $0.95 (9th lowest)
> Annual personal income: $64,780 (9th highest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $61,476 (18th highest)
> Median home value: $281,200 (15th highest)

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Arizona
> Value of a dollar: $1.04 (25th lowest)
> Annual personal income: $48,950 (9th lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $50,761 (4th lowest)
> Median home value: $255,900 (18th highest)

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Arkansas
> Value of a dollar: $1.15 (2nd highest)
> Annual personal income: $47,109 (6th lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $54,317 (12th lowest)
> Median home value: $136,200 (3rd lowest)

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California
> Value of a dollar: $0.84 (2nd lowest)
> Annual personal income: $71,480 (5th highest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $59,757 (22nd highest)
> Median home value: $568,500 (2nd highest)