Special Report

The Value of a Dollar in Every State

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Massachusetts
> Value of a dollar: $0.90 (5th lowest)
> Annual personal income: $79,721 (2nd highest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $71,430 (2nd highest)
> Median home value: $418,600 (3rd highest)

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Michigan
> Value of a dollar: $1.08 (22nd highest)
> Annual personal income: $52,987 (18th lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $57,067 (25th lowest)
> Median home value: $169,600 (12th lowest)

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Minnesota
> Value of a dollar: $1.02 (19th lowest)
> Annual personal income: $61,540 (15th highest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $62,771 (12th highest)
> Median home value: $246,700 (21st highest)

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Mississippi
> Value of a dollar: $1.16 (the highest)
> Annual personal income: $41,745 (the lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $48,257 (the lowest)
> Median home value: $128,200 (2nd lowest)

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Missouri
> Value of a dollar: $1.11 (10th highest)
> Annual personal income: $51,177 (15th lowest)
> Cost of living-adjusted income: $56,960 (24th lowest)
> Median home value: $168,000 (11th lowest)