Special Report

43 Cities Where Most People Can’t Afford Their Homes

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38. San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
> Households able to afford monthly payments: 69.2%
> Median monthly housing costs: $1,050
> Median household income: $60,700
> Population change, 2010-2020: +20.9%

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37. Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL
> Households able to afford monthly payments: 69.0%
> Median monthly housing costs: $900
> Median household income: $51,000
> Population change, 2010-2020: +23.7%

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36. Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX
> Households able to afford monthly payments: 68.8%
> Median monthly housing costs: $1,198
> Median household income: $68,800
> Population change, 2010-2020: +20.8%

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35. Colorado Springs, CO
> Households able to afford monthly payments: 68.5%
> Median monthly housing costs: $1,337
> Median household income: $72,000
> Population change, 2010-2020: +16.8%

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34. Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
> Households able to afford monthly payments: 68.5%
> Median monthly housing costs: $1,300
> Median household income: $75,000
> Population change, 2010-2020: +-0.6%