Millions Of Americans Burdened By Housing Costs In 2015

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Burdened
Renter
Share (%)
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Renter
Share (%)
Cost
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Owner
Share (%)
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Owner
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Moderately
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Renter
Households
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Households
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Renter
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Moderatel
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Owner
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Burdened
Owner
Households
Total
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Owner
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Number of
Owner
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Median
Income of
Renter
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Median
Income of
Owner
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Median Monthly
Housing Cost
of Renter
Households
Median Monthly
Housing Cost
of Owner
Households
1McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX47.628.624.411.712,90019,30032,10067,50020,20018,50038,700158,200$25,000$41,000$700$558
2Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA46.321.718.77.217,00014,90031,90068,90018,40011,50029,900159,800$24,400$54,000$640$678
3Knoxville, TN44.121.817.98.024,70024,10048,900110,80022,90018,60041,400231,000$26,700$61,000$730$748
4Lakeland-Winter Haven, FL53.726.222.410.620,60019,70040,30075,10018,10016,10034,100152,000$32,500$51,500$900$763
5Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC42.121.618.07.622,40023,60046,100109,50023,40017,10040,500224,700$30,000$60,000$768$785
6Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach, FL57.030.228.712.219,60022,10041,70073,10029,00021,50050,500175,800$30,000$49,010$963$790
7Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA45.727.723.811.213,00019,90032,90072,00018,80016,60035,500149,100$27,220$60,000$740$815
8Winston-Salem, NC43.922.119.88.419,90020,10039,90091,00019,30014,20033,500169,100$28,000$59,900$711$817
9El Paso, TX40.918.422.19.223,00018,70041,800102,00020,60014,60035,300159,800$30,000$54,500$765$828
10Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL49.822.724.29.518,20015,30033,40067,10023,20015,10038,300158,500$36,000$58,000$970$836
11Cape Coral-Fort Myers, FL53.028.527.313.519,80023,10042,90081,00025,20024,60049,800182,700$35,000$58,000$1,000$840
12Jackson, MS49.428.920.710.714,80020,80035,60072,00013,90014,90028,800139,400$26,000$61,000$830$848
13Pittsburgh, PA43.423.418.37.960,60071,100131,700303,70071,00054,000124,900684,100$29,700$68,920$750$850
14Baton Rouge, LA49.328.519.79.319,20026,30045,60092,40021,60019,30040,900208,100$29,150$69,200$855$858
15North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, FL50.024.824.310.823,40023,10046,40092,90029,70023,70053,400219,600$40,000$61,300$1,048$866
16Wichita, KS43.322.217.78.418,40019,40037,80087,20014,60013,30027,900157,200$30,000$62,000$737$871
17Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC50.230.321.09.013,90021,10034,90069,70016,60012,60029,200139,500$27,600$60,000$808$873
18Birmingham-Hoover, AL45.927.721.79.325,10038,10063,100137,50038,00028,50066,500306,400$26,900$64,000$780$880
19Greensboro-High Point, NC46.322.221.68.627,00025,00052,000112,30023,30015,40038,700179,200$30,000$59,480$760$883
20Toledo, OH45.524.918.98.118,70022,60041,30090,90016,50012,20028,700151,700$27,000$65,000$700$887
21Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR47.726.819.98.721,80028,10049,900104,70019,90015,50035,300177,300$30,000$64,920$807$893
22Tucson, AZ49.726.523.610.136,00041,00077,000154,80032,40024,50056,800241,200$30,300$60,300$820$895
23Tulsa, OK42.420.719.67.630,30028,90059,200139,80029,00018,50047,500242,600$31,000$65,300$790$902
24Columbia, SC48.725.221.110.123,70025,50049,100100,90022,20020,40042,600201,800$32,000$62,000$855$904
25Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI46.327.917.56.220,20030,70050,900109,90030,60017,00047,600272,600$31,500$66,700$800$910
26Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL50.526.125.711.5105,900112,800218,700432,900104,50084,200188,800733,800$36,000$59,600$970$918
27Oklahoma City, OK43.620.119.88.543,10036,90079,900183,40036,50027,20063,700321,800$34,300$66,600$823$920
28Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY48.628.918.07.232,10047,30079,300163,30032,90021,90054,800304,700$25,400$70,100$740$928
29Akron, OH44.723.018.26.321,10022,40043,40097,20022,20011,60033,700185,200$30,000$68,000$730$930
30New Orleans-Metairie, LA54.830.923.610.645,60059,300104,900191,60037,80030,80068,600290,200$29,000$65,600$910$936
31Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN43.120.218.77.738,00033,40071,400165,80036,50025,50062,100331,800$31,200$68,010$767$940
32Dayton, OH43.923.521.68.925,00028,80053,800122,50026,50018,50045,000208,000$30,000$65,000$750$942
33San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX44.221.522.18.071,00066,900137,900311,70067,20038,400105,600478,600$38,000$68,000$914$958
34Memphis, TN-MS-AR50.226.622.39.446,90052,80099,700198,50038,10027,90065,900295,600$29,000$65,000$838$960
35Cleveland-Elyria, OH46.824.221.58.467,80072,800140,600300,50072,00046,200118,200549,000$28,900$67,800$750$975
36Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI49.527.522.910.5117,700146,500264,200533,800141,700119,400261,1001,140,900$30,000$68,000$870$988
37Syracuse, NY46.927.219.17.516,80023,20040,00085,20019,60012,60032,200168,800$30,100$72,000$800$994
38Albuquerque, NM50.527.325.812.026,30030,90057,300113,50031,80027,60059,400230,200$30,000$60,000$820$1,000
39Boise City, ID47.123.221.79.918,30017,80036,20076,80019,60016,40036,000166,200$32,000$65,000$830$1,000
40Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN48.525.218.07.762,90068,000130,900270,00049,90037,20087,100485,100$31,000$71,600$833$1,000
41Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA50.024.826.410.920,80020,50041,30082,60020,60014,60035,200133,400$29,000$63,160$770$1,004
42St. Louis, MO-IL45.624.120.68.575,60084,700160,200351,70092,00064,200156,100756,300$32,200$70,050$820$1,025
43Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC45.923.422.710.172,40075,100147,600321,70073,70058,600132,300582,600$35,000$69,400$910$1,025
44Jacksonville, FL49.824.324.011.350,50047,90098,400197,60042,60038,00080,700336,900$35,900$66,600$990$1,025
45Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL54.627.626.811.690,70092,400183,100335,50077,50059,600137,100512,600$36,000$63,000$1,053$1,033
46Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN45.022.120.08.453,50051,700105,200233,60052,40037,90090,300452,500$36,000$72,200$920$1,040
47Rochester, NY52.729.021.78.033,20040,80074,000140,50039,50023,00062,500287,900$28,000$72,500$820$1,057
48Kansas City, MO-KS40.620.218.06.857,50056,700114,200281,20059,70036,10095,800531,800$36,000$76,000$868$1,084
49Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA47.422.920.46.518,10016,90035,00073,90021,0009,90030,900152,000$35,600$71,000$885$1,088
50Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN43.323.820.98.956,10068,200124,300287,10065,30048,700114,000544,900$31,500$74,000$779$1,091
51Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ47.324.323.910.6145,300154,000299,300632,800129,100103,600232,700975,500$38,910$70,000$990$1,095
52Bakersfield, CA49.625.725.311.827,50029,50057,000114,90020,00017,60037,600148,400$34,000$69,010$900$1,097
53Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV52.127.024.410.690,50097,100187,600360,20052,60040,40092,900380,800$36,000$68,900$1,000$1,110
54Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA43.423.019.27.115,50017,40032,90075,70020,00011,80031,800165,700$34,000$74,600$820$1,118
55Charleston-North Charleston, SC42.323.024.911.518,40021,80040,20095,00024,00020,50044,400178,700$40,000$70,000$1,045$1,124
56Durham-Chapel Hill, NC43.023.622.89.717,50021,20038,60089,80016,10011,90027,900122,500$35,600$78,500$930$1,130
57Omaha-Council Bluffs, NE-IA43.923.418.37.525,30028,70054,100123,00024,70017,10041,800229,100$35,000$80,000$850$1,134
58Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA47.825.323.010.1174,700196,300371,100776,900162,300126,200288,5001,253,200$39,000$75,600$1,010$1,167
59Columbus, OH45.423.420.67.167,90072,000139,900307,90062,50033,10095,600464,800$35,000$77,000$880$1,170
60Fresno, CA54.730.527.311.834,90044,10078,900144,20024,80018,90043,700160,000$30,000$67,800$890$1,171
61Ogden-Clearfield, UT45.219.817.75.013,40010,50023,90052,90018,9007,30026,200148,100$36,420$77,400$890$1,176
62Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY46.425.818.97.525,90032,40058,400125,70024,90016,20041,100217,100$35,000$82,240$940$1,185
63Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX46.724.220.58.8211,700227,800439,400940,700158,800118,500277,2001,352,900$39,600$84,000$980$1,204
64Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL61.535.434.717.0224,800304,200529,100860,100216,700207,100423,8001,220,400$35,000$64,500$1,200$1,220
65Raleigh, NC42.921.618.67.235,60036,00071,600167,10034,70021,70056,400303,200$40,100$84,000$962$1,230
66Richmond, VA47.925.422.69.338,80043,70082,500172,30041,00028,80069,900309,600$38,300$78,900$1,020$1,230
67Colorado Springs, CO52.026.424.99.325,50026,40051,90099,80025,10015,00040,200161,600$36,000$74,000$1,030$1,250
68Salt Lake City, UT43.821.520.47.028,10027,20055,400126,40033,60017,60051,200250,700$39,700$80,000$960$1,252
69Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX45.922.722.38.6234,800229,300464,0001,010,000201,000127,000328,0001,470,300$40,100$81,000$990$1,252
70Provo-Orem, UT39.118.620.57.610,6009,60020,30051,90013,8008,10021,900106,600$43,000$79,050$960$1,260
71Springfield, MA52.828.124.79.521,90024,80046,60088,30022,70014,20036,900149,200$28,000$73,900$920$1,270
72Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI48.725.823.88.758,10065,400123,500253,40056,40032,70089,200374,400$33,700$78,000$840$1,277
73Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ48.022.426.49.725,30022,20047,60099,00036,10020,90057,000216,000$36,000$74,200$1,000$1,283
74Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI46.423.320.17.697,50098,400195,900422,700116,80070,500187,300934,000$38,600$88,000$960$1,310
75Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC54.327.327.510.968,50069,100137,600253,30064,50042,400106,900388,500$38,000$74,600$1,080$1,323
76Madison, WI44.619.720.46.926,10020,60046,800104,80021,40011,00032,400158,800$36,160$83,920$900$1,342
77Stockton-Lodi, CA54.028.230.210.626,10028,60054,700101,20023,90012,90036,800121,800$34,400$71,500$1,030$1,367
78Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA56.730.633.414.6137,400161,500298,800527,300153,100119,500272,500816,300$37,000$71,000$1,160$1,390
79Austin-Round Rock, TX47.823.123.39.575,40070,800146,200306,00058,00039,60097,600419,000$44,600$88,100$1,101$1,393
80Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD51.028.628.012.1162,900208,100370,900727,400239,700182,400422,1001,505,200$37,500$84,000$1,060$1,404
81Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO47.923.422.98.897,50092,900190,500397,50095,10059,600154,600675,600$45,000$87,000$1,190$1,410
82Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI50.327.927.812.1284,900355,700640,7001,273,800345,900265,000610,9002,197,000$37,000$83,000$1,010$1,415
83Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA47.624.325.19.581,20085,000166,200349,40086,50052,400138,900554,500$41,600$81,900$1,047$1,422
84Providence-Warwick, RI-MA46.025.927.811.050,20065,100115,300251,00062,60041,200103,800373,500$32,500$82,200$910$1,438
85Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA53.329.128.111.580,60097,000177,700333,20078,70055,000133,700476,100$37,400$85,000$1,090$1,483
86Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD47.825.424.510.880,30091,100171,400358,30093,40073,200166,600679,900$44,000$92,000$1,172$1,492
87Worcester, MA-CT45.723.326.810.727,00028,10055,100120,60036,60024,20060,800226,600$35,500$87,000$977$1,504
88New Haven-Milford, CT55.129.331.113.332,10036,50068,700124,60035,40026,30061,700198,600$35,000$91,900$1,060$1,556
89Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT47.427.227.110.331,40042,40073,800155,70051,90031,80083,700308,900$36,600$94,700$1,030$1,569
90Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA45.422.725.410.0130,200130,100260,300573,600133,30086,200219,500863,600$50,000$96,400$1,268$1,662
91Urban Honolulu, HI56.030.931.413.235,30043,50078,800140,70030,50022,00052,400167,000$58,000$103,000$1,600$1,820
92San Diego-Carlsbad, CA54.628.434.215.0139,700151,600291,200533,700111,70086,900198,500579,900$50,000$90,800$1,440$1,832
93Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH48.824.828.412.0165,600171,700337,300691,300177,900130,700308,6001,087,600$45,000$104,070$1,300$1,844
94Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA57.131.035.716.7586,500695,5001,282,0002,244,800393,600344,900738,5002,070,900$44,000$91,950$1,354$1,883
95Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV45.922.623.99.2191,500185,300376,800821,100199,600124,500324,0001,355,100$60,000$118,600$1,550$1,933
96New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA52.529.936.117.1792,8001,044,6001,837,5003,498,000690,200620,9001,311,1003,627,700$43,500$100,000$1,300$2,020
97Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA55.525.832.713.729,00025,30054,30098,00032,60023,50056,100171,600$51,700$100,000$1,560$2,021
98San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA46.424.030.413.2175,100188,100363,200782,600156,100119,500275,600907,300$61,000$117,050$1,614$2,178
99Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT54.631.835.216.824,70034,60059,400108,70041,30037,80079,000224,800$43,500$110,000$1,430$2,197
100San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA46.724.828.511.862,20070,200132,300283,30060,90043,200104,100365,500$76,500$130,200$1,880$2,311

Moderately cost-burdened households pay more than 30 percent of income for housing, including utilities; severely cost-burdened households pay more than 50 percent.

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