Special Report

Towns With the Most Expensive Rent

45. Nesconset, New York
> Median monthly rental cost: $2,511
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 32.9% — 1,233rd highest of 5,275 towns (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 15.0% — 139th lowest of 5,275 towns
> Median home value: $476,800 — 399th highest of 5,198 towns

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44. Sunset Hills, Missouri
> Median monthly rental cost: $2,514
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 48.9% — 77th highest of 5,275 towns (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 20.8% — 437th lowest of 5,275 towns
> Median home value: $416,300 — 553rd highest of 5,198 towns

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43. Punta Rassa, Florida
> Median monthly rental cost: $2,520
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 46.7% — 98th highest of 5,275 towns (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 63.9% — 279th highest of 5,275 towns
> Median home value: $445,700 — 477th highest of 5,198 towns

42. Kentfield, California
> Median monthly rental cost: $2,523
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 21.7% — 252nd lowest of 5,275 towns (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 19.1% — 339th lowest of 5,275 towns
> Median home value: $1,971,300 — 7th highest of 5,198 towns

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41. Florham Park, New Jersey
> Median monthly rental cost: $2,524
> Share of income typically spent on rent: 28.1% — 2,188th lowest of 5,275 towns (tied)
> Rental occupied housing units: 28.5% — 1,144th lowest of 5,275 towns
> Median home value: $612,500 — 219th highest of 5,198 towns

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