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The City With the Lowest Housing Costs in Every State

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Hawaii: Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina
> Est. annual housing costs: $21,264 (Hawaii: $23,335)
> Median family income: $92,627 (Hawaii: $97,813)
> Homeownership rate: 62.5% (Hawaii: 60.3%)
> Median home value: $657,400 (Hawaii: $636,400)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 2

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Idaho: Pocatello
> Est. annual housing costs: $9,384 (Idaho: $10,791)
> Median family income: $66,208 (Idaho: $70,885)
> Homeownership rate: 68.3% (Idaho: 70.8%)
> Median home value: $165,800 (Idaho: $235,600)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 5

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Illinois: Decatur
> Est. annual housing costs: $9,264 (Illinois: $13,692)
> Median family income: $71,270 (Illinois: $86,251)
> Homeownership rate: 69.1% (Illinois: 66.3%)
> Median home value: $103,100 (Illinois: $202,100)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 9

Indiana: Kokomo
> Est. annual housing costs: $8,784 (Indiana: $10,331)
> Median family income: $69,896 (Indiana: $73,265)
> Homeownership rate: 72.1% (Indiana: 69.5%)
> Median home value: $113,900 (Indiana: $148,900)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 12

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Iowa: Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
> Est. annual housing costs: $9,408 (Iowa: $9,802)
> Median family income: $76,902 (Iowa: $79,186)
> Homeownership rate: 70.7% (Iowa: 71.2%)
> Median home value: $141,600 (Iowa: $153,900)
> No. of metros considered in ranking: 8

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