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

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20. 44127
> Location: Cleveland, Ohio
> Median home value: $35,100
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $961 — 1,648th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 41.8% — 1,724th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 39.6% — 1,055th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $20,813 — 44th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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19. 48228
> Location: Detroit, Michigan
> Median home value: $34,700
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $1,028 — 2,821st lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 30.0% — 311th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 48.5% — 1,894th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $27,337 — 263rd lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes (tied)

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18. 48210
> Location: Detroit, Michigan
> Median home value: $34,300
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $916 — 998th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 15.3% — 38th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 54.4% — 2,749th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $30,142 — 463rd lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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17. 43608
> Location: Toledo, Ohio
> Median home value: $34,300
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $775 — 110th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 45.0% — 2,450th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 50.4% — 2,158th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $27,393 — 268th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes

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16. 79346
> Location: Morton, Texas
> Median home value: $33,600
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $879 — 613th lowest of 17,805 ZIP codes (tied)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 22.9% — 116th lowest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Homeownership rate: 77.2% — 6,535th highest of 17,809 ZIP codes (tied)
> Median household income: $38,478 — 1,795th lowest of 17,808 ZIP codes (tied)

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