Special Report

Most Affordable Housing Markets in California

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50. Ridgecrest, California
> Median home value: $180,300
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 17.4% — 54th highest in California
> Median household income: $69,577 — 363rd highest in California
> 5-year pop. change: +0.9% — 392nd highest in California
> Population: 28,755 — 272nd highest in California

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49. Lake Los Angeles, California
> Median home value: $180,200
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 7.5% — 181st highest in California
> Median household income: $45,881 — 567th highest in California
> 5-year pop. change: -3.2% — 595th highest in California
> Population: 11,751 — 457th highest in California

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48. Lemon Hill, California
> Median home value: $177,000
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 10.7% — 110th highest in California
> Median household income: $39,430 — 616th highest in California
> 5-year pop. change: +12.2% — 36th highest in California
> Population: 14,733 — 411th highest in California

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47. Shafter, California
> Median home value: $175,300
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 10.8% — 107th highest in California
> Median household income: $45,854 — 569th highest in California
> 5-year pop. change: +11.0% — 44th highest in California
> Population: 19,447 — 358th highest in California

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46. Red Bluff, California
> Median home value: $174,300
> Homes worth less than $100,000: 16.8% — 60th highest in California
> Median household income: $31,450 — 643rd highest in California
> 5-year pop. change: +1.4% — 352nd highest in California
> Population: 14,264 — 416th highest in California