Special Report

Metro Areas Where Families Pay the Most for Housing

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30. Worcester, MA-CT
> Est. annual housing costs: $17,400
> Median family income: $96,860 — 30th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 66.0% — 168th lowest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $283,600 — 65th highest of 376 metros

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29. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
> Est. annual housing costs: $17,604
> Median family income: $100,123 — 22nd highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 68.0% — 148th highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $284,300 — 64th highest of 376 metros

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28. Bremerton-Silverdale-Port Orchard, WA
> Est. annual housing costs: $17,748
> Median family income: $93,126 — 44th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 68.1% — 144th highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $362,700 — 30th highest of 376 metros

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27. Sacramento-Roseville-Folsom, CA
> Est. annual housing costs: $17,940
> Median family income: $90,500 — 50th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 61.2% — 70th lowest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $412,400 — 22nd highest of 376 metros

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26. Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
> Est. annual housing costs: $18,432
> Median family income: $94,727 — 39th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 62.3% — 83rd lowest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $392,000 — 24th highest of 376 metros

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