Special Report

The Most Affordable Zip Codes to Buy a Home in the Nation

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50. 48503
> Location: Flint, Michigan
> Median home value: $45,300
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $897 — 801st lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 50.0% — 4,017th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 55.2% — 2,882nd lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $30,028 — 452nd lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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49. 24620
> Location: Hurley, Virginia
> Median home value: $45,100
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,074 — 3,675th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 23.3% — 121st lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes
> Homeownership rate: 88.6% — 1,269th highest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $23,673 — 102nd lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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48. 64127
> Location: Kansas City, Missouri
> Median home value: $45,100
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,049 — 3,192nd lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 36.7% — 859th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 42.6% — 1,289th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $27,013 — 238th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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47. 31815
> Location: Lumpkin, Georgia
> Median home value: $44,800
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $915 — 986th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 22.8% — 112th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 73.9% — 8,356th highest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $25,216 — 155th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

46. 17851
> Location: Mount Carmel, Pennsylvania
> Median home value: $44,500
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $819 — 242nd lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 46.2% — 2,767th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 64.0% — 5,022nd lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $36,071 — 1,238th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes