Special Report

The Town in Every State Where the Most People Own the Homes They Live In

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Colorado: Todd Creek
> Homeownership rate: 98.7% (Colorado: 66.2%)
> Median home value: $640,100 (Colorado: $369,900)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $2,846 (Colorado: $1,808)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $797 (Colorado: $488)
> Median household income: $156,953 (Colorado: $75,231)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 127

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Connecticut: Crystal Lake
> Homeownership rate: 96.8% (Connecticut: 66.1%)
> Median home value: $319,500 (Connecticut: $279,700)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $2,184 (Connecticut: $2,127)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $661 (Connecticut: $900)
> Median household income: $143,833 (Connecticut: $79,855)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 89

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Delaware: Bethany Beach
> Homeownership rate: 97.0% (Delaware: 71.4%)
> Median home value: $571,700 (Delaware: $258,300)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $1,991 (Delaware: $1,591)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $454 (Delaware: $475)
> Median household income: $96,700 (Delaware: $69,110)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 36

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Florida: Rainbow Springs
> Homeownership rate: 99.2% (Florida: 66.2%)
> Median home value: $188,100 (Florida: $232,000)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $1,140 (Florida: $1,539)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $428 (Florida: $513)
> Median household income: $49,775 (Florida: $57,703)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 499

Georgia: Heron Bay
> Homeownership rate: 96.9% (Georgia: 64.0%)
> Median home value: $222,500 (Georgia: $190,200)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $1,801 (Georgia: $1,449)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $491 (Georgia: $435)
> Median household income: $101,888 (Georgia: $61,224)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 222

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