Special Report

States With the Highest Homeownership Rates

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20. Wisconsin
> Homeownership rate: 67.2%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $197,200 (21st lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 62.7% (21st highest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,412 (21st lowest)
> Median household income: $64,168 (21st highest)

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19. Mississippi
> Homeownership rate: 67.3%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $128,200 (2nd lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 49.1% (2nd lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,149 (4th lowest)
> Median household income: $45,792 (the lowest)

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18. South Dakota
> Homeownership rate: 67.8%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $185,000 (17th lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 55.6% (10th lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,371 (18th lowest)
> Median household income: $59,533 (18th lowest)

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17. New Mexico
> Homeownership rate: 68.1%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $180,900 (16th lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 52.9% (5th lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,269 (12th lowest)
> Median household income: $51,945 (6th lowest)

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16. Pennsylvania
> Homeownership rate: 68.4%
> Median owner-occupied home value: $192,600 (19th lowest)
> Housing units with a mortgage: 59.1% (17th lowest)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ mortgage): $1,477 (23rd highest)
> Median household income: $63,463 (23rd highest)

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