Special Report

The Cheapest City to Buy a Home in Every State

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Virginia: Danville
> Median home value: $90,500 (Virginia: $273,100)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,037 (Virginia: $1,799)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 51.6% (Virginia: 68.7%)
> Homeownership rate: 51.5% (Virginia: 66.3%)
> Median household income: $37,203 (Virginia: $74,222)

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Washington: Yakima
> Median home value: $173,000 (Washington: $339,000)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,296 (Washington: $1,886)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 60.3% (Washington: 68.5%)
> Homeownership rate: 54.2% (Washington: 63.0%)
> Median household income: $44,950 (Washington: $73,775)

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West Virginia: Parkersburg
> Median home value: $91,100 (West Virginia: $119,600)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $834 (West Virginia: $1,050)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 53.7% (West Virginia: 46.6%)
> Homeownership rate: 60.3% (West Virginia: 73.2%)
> Median household income: $35,778 (West Virginia: $46,711)

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Wisconsin: Beloit
> Median home value: $89,900 (Wisconsin: $180,600)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,046 (Wisconsin: $1,430)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 65.7% (Wisconsin: 63.9%)
> Homeownership rate: 57.9% (Wisconsin: 67.0%)
> Median household income: $43,651 (Wisconsin: $61,747)

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Wyoming: Casper
> Median home value: $207,400 (Wyoming: $220,500)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,363 (Wyoming: $1,459)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 63.7% (Wyoming: 58.3%)
> Homeownership rate: 64.4% (Wyoming: 70.4%)
> Median household income: $61,979 (Wyoming: $64,049)

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