Special Report

States Where Single People Pay the Most for Housing

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50. South Dakota
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,806
> Median household income: $59,896 (20th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 68.0% (19th highest)
> Median home value: $174,600 (16th lowest)

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49. Arkansas
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,808
> Median household income: $49,475 (3rd lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 65.8% (16th lowest)
> Median home value: $133,600 (3rd lowest)

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48. Iowa
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,816
> Median household income: $61,836 (24th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 71.2% (8th highest)
> Median home value: $153,900 (9th lowest)

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47. Kentucky
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,892
> Median household income: $52,238 (7th lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 67.6% (20th highest)
> Median home value: $147,100 (5th lowest)

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46. West Virginia
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,969
> Median household income: $48,037 (2nd lowest)
> Homeownership rate: 73.7% (the highest)
> Median home value: $123,200 (the lowest)

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