Special Report

The Most Expensive Zip Code to Buy a Home in Every State

Alabama: 35213
> Location: Mountain Brook, Alabama
> Median home value: $541,400 (Alabama: $142,700)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $2,266 (Alabama: $1,186)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 65.4% (Alabama: 56.2%)
> Homeownership rate: 75.7% (Alabama: 68.8%)
> Median household income: $122,379 (Alabama: $50,536)

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Alaska: 99516
> Location: Anchorage, Alaska
> Median home value: $464,300 (Alaska: $270,400)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $2,902 (Alaska: $1,933)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 68.9% (Alaska: 62.9%)
> Homeownership rate: 92.7% (Alaska: 64.3%)
> Median household income: $155,354 (Alaska: $77,640)

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Arizona: 85253
> Location: Paradise Valley, Arizona
> Median home value: $1,248,000 (Arizona: $225,500)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $4,000+ (Arizona: $1,434)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 56.9% (Arizona: 63.8%)
> Homeownership rate: 83.1% (Arizona: 64.4%)
> Median household income: $163,750 (Arizona: $58,945)

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Arkansas: 72223
> Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
> Median home value: $345,800 (Arkansas: $127,800)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $2,224 (Arkansas: $1,089)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 68.2% (Arkansas: 54.5%)
> Homeownership rate: 64.1% (Arkansas: 65.6%)
> Median household income: $96,692 (Arkansas: $47,597)

California: 94027
> Location: Atherton, California
> Median home value: $2,000,000+ (California: $505,000)
> Median monthly housing costs with a mortgage: $4,000+ (California: $2,357)
> Share of housing units with a mortgage: 54.4% (California: 70.3%)
> Homeownership rate: 92.4% (California: 54.8%)
> Median household income: $250,000+ (California: $75,235)