Special Report

States Where Families Pay the Most for Housing

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45. Alabama
> Est. annual housing costs: $9,784
> Median family income: $66,772 (7th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 69.2% (14th highest)
> Median home value: $149,600 (7th lowest)

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44. Iowa
> Est. annual housing costs: $9,802
> Median family income: $79,186 (25th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 71.2% (8th highest)
> Median home value: $153,900 (9th lowest)

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43. Oklahoma
> Est. annual housing costs: $10,059
> Median family income: $67,511 (8th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.1% (17th lowest)
> Median home value: $142,400 (4th lowest)

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42. North Dakota
> Est. annual housing costs: $10,236
> Median family income: $86,798 (15th highest)
> Homeownership rate: 62.5% (8th lowest)
> Median home value: $199,900 (25th lowest)

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41. Ohio
> Est. annual housing costs: $10,324
> Median family income: $74,391 (20th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 66.3% (24th lowest)
> Median home value: $151,400 (8th lowest)

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