Special Report

Cities Where People Pay the Lowest Housing Costs

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30. Jonesboro, AR
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,420
> Median household income: $47,610 — 28th lowest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 58.1% — 35th lowest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $136,000 — 57th lowest of 376 metros

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29. Sheboygan, WI
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,420
> Median household income: $62,101 — 136th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 70.3% — 86th highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $165,400 — 156th lowest of 376 metros

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28. Charleston, WV
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,408
> Median household income: $46,099 — 15th lowest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 72.5% — 44th highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $110,100 — 14th lowest of 376 metros

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27. Dubuque, IA
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,384
> Median household income: $64,493 — 107th highest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 73.4% — 34th highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $175,300 — 175th lowest of 376 metros (tied)

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26. Dalton, GA
> Est. annual housing costs: $6,372
> Median household income: $50,322 — 64th lowest of 376 metros
> Homeownership rate: 67.2% — 172nd highest of 376 metros
> Median home value: $136,800 — 58th lowest of 376 metros

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