Special Report

Most Expensive Cities to Rent a Home

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40. Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
> Median monthly rental cost: $1,267
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 32.2% — 50th highest of 384 metros (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 32.0% — 152nd lowest of 384 metros
> Median home value: $284,300 — 65th highest of 384 metros

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39. Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL
> Median monthly rental cost: $1,273
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 32.6% — 39th highest of 384 metros (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 38.1% — 78th highest of 384 metros
> Median home value: $242,100 — 105th highest of 384 metros

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38. Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA
> Median monthly rental cost: $1,275
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 31.1% — 87th highest of 384 metros (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 34.0% — 174th highest of 384 metros
> Median home value: $315,600 — 39th highest of 384 metros

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37. Anchorage, AK
> Median monthly rental cost: $1,277
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 28.7% — 155th lowest of 384 metros (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 34.4% — 157th highest of 384 metros
> Median home value: $301,100 — 48th highest of 384 metros

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36. Stockton, CA
> Median monthly rental cost: $1,286
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 31.9% — 61st highest of 384 metros (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 42.3% — 34th highest of 384 metros
> Median home value: $367,900 — 28th highest of 384 metros

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