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20 Cities Where the Middle Class Can No Longer Afford Housing

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20. Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD
> Cost-burdened middle-class households: 33.8%
> Median home value: $313,200
> Median household income: $83,160
> Homeownership rate: 66.4%

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19. New Haven-Milford, CT
> Cost-burdened middle-class households: 35.4%
> Median home value: $251,500
> Median household income: $69,751
> Homeownership rate: 60.5%

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18. Austin-Round Rock, TX
> Cost-burdened middle-class households: 37.5%
> Median home value: $318,400
> Median household income: $80,954
> Homeownership rate: 57.6%

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17. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
> Cost-burdened middle-class households: 39.4%
> Median home value: $408,600
> Median household income: $78,439
> Homeownership rate: 61.8%

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16. Stockton-Lodi, CA
> Cost-burdened middle-class households: 41.3%
> Median home value: $385,600
> Median household income: $68,997
> Homeownership rate: 58.4%

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