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

New Mexico: Sandia Heights
> Homeownership rate: 96.4% (New Mexico: 68.0%)
> Median home value: $490,500 (New Mexico: $175,700)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $2,386 (New Mexico: $1,293)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $725 (New Mexico: $360)
> Median household income: $114,464 (New Mexico: $51,243)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 71

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New York: Albertson
> Homeownership rate: 100.0% (New York: 54.1%)
> Median home value: $623,200 (New York: $325,000)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $3,563 (New York: $2,174)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $1,483 (New York: $781)
> Median household income: $114,966 (New York: $71,117)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 525

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North Carolina: Marvin
> Homeownership rate: 98.8% (North Carolina: 65.7%)
> Median home value: $687,000 (North Carolina: $182,100)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $3,200 (North Carolina: $1,328)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $876 (North Carolina: $402)
> Median household income: $209,950 (North Carolina: $56,642)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 291

North Dakota: Horace
> Homeownership rate: 98.0% (North Dakota: 62.5%)
> Median home value: $381,500 (North Dakota: $199,900)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $2,296 (North Dakota: $1,457)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $542 (North Dakota: $476)
> Median household income: $145,208 (North Dakota: $65,315)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 18

Ohio: Pepper Pike
> Homeownership rate: 98.9% (Ohio: 66.3%)
> Median home value: $443,000 (Ohio: $151,400)
> Median monthly housing costs (w/ a mortgage): $3,065 (Ohio: $1,286)
> Median monthly housing costs (no mortgage): $1,284 (Ohio: $480)
> Median household income: $182,743 (Ohio: $58,116)
> No. of towns considered in ranking: 399

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