Special Report

America's Ghost Towns

20. ZIP 39203 (Jackson, Mississippi)
> Vacant homes: 329 (18.1% of all homes)
> Vacant homes statewide: 17,398 (1.8% of all homes – 11th highest)
> Homes in foreclosure: 1
> 5-yr. population change: +5.9%
> Median home value: $44,900
> Population: 6,689

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19. ZIP 15110 (Duquesne, Pennsylvania)
> Vacant homes: 376 (18.3% of all homes)
> Vacant homes statewide: 52,235 (1.2% of all homes – 23rd highest)
> Homes in foreclosure: 4
> 5-yr. population change: -0.4%
> Median home value: $45,200
> Population: 5,534

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18. ZIP 48208 (Detroit, Michigan)
> Vacant homes: 389 (18.6% of all homes)
> Vacant homes statewide: 76,452 (2.0% of all homes – 4th highest)
> Homes in foreclosure: 2
> 5-yr. population change: -2.1%
> Median home value: $117,300
> Population: 9,134

17. ZIP 46406 (Gary, Indiana)
> Vacant homes: 657 (18.8% of all homes)
> Vacant homes statewide: 46,251 (2.1% of all homes – 3rd highest)
> Homes in foreclosure: 20
> 5-yr. population change: -9.1%
> Median home value: $57,800
> Population: 8,779

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16. ZIP 48238 (Detroit, Michigan)
> Vacant homes: 1,902 (18.8% of all homes)
> Vacant homes statewide: 76,452 (2.0% of all homes – 4th highest)
> Homes in foreclosure: 11
> 5-yr. population change: -15.4%
> Median home value: $41,000
> Population: 25,259

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