Special Report

States With the Highest Homeownership Rates

40. New Jersey
> Homeownership rate: 63.3%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $348,800 (7th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 65.6% (12th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $2,413 (3rd highest)
> Median household income: $85,751 (3rd highest)

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39. Georgia
> Homeownership rate: 64.1%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $202,500 (24th lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 64.2% (19th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,450 (25th lowest)
> Median household income: $61,980 (22nd lowest)

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38. Alaska
> Homeownership rate: 64.7%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $281,200 (15th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 60.8% (25th lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,882 (10th highest)
> Median household income: $75,463 (12th highest)

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37. Connecticut
> Homeownership rate: 65.0%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $280,700 (16th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 66.2% (10th highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $2,087 (6th highest)
> Median household income: $78,833 (6th highest)

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36. Arizona
> Homeownership rate: 65.3%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $255,900 (18th highest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 62.4% (23rd highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,457 (25th highest)
> Median household income: $62,055 (23rd lowest)

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