Percent Of Mortgaged Owners Spending 30 Percent Or More Of Household Income On Homeownership Costs, 2014

 

State Percent (1) Rank (2) State Percent (1) Rank (2)
Alabama 28.0% 30 Montana 30.5% 19
Alaska 26.9 35 Nebraska 22.9 46
Arizona 29.1 23 Nevada 32.0 13
Arkansas 24.4 43 New Hampshire 32.5 10
California 40.3 1 New Jersey 39.3 3
Colorado 28.9 25 New Mexico 32.1 12
Connecticut 34.0 8 New York 37.1 4
Delaware 31.1 17 North Carolina 28.3 28
D.C. 26.4 36 North Dakota 16.3 51
Florida 36.9 5 Ohio 24.7 41
Georgia 29.4 21 Oklahoma 24.6 42
Hawaii 40.3 1 Oregon 32.7 9
Idaho 27.1 33 Pennsylvania 28.5 26
Illinois 31.4 15 Rhode Island 36.8 6
Indiana 22.6 48 South Carolina 29.3 22
Iowa 20.8 50 South Dakota 22.5 49
Kansas 23.5 45 Tennessee 29.0 24
Kentucky 25.7 38 Texas 27.0 34
Louisiana 28.1 29 Utah 27.3 32
Maine 31.4 15 Vermont 35.4 7
Maryland 30.9 18 Virginia 28.5 26
Massachusetts 32.5 10 Washington 31.5 14
Michigan 26.4 36 West Virginia 22.7 47
Minnesota 24.8 40 Wisconsin 27.9 31
Mississippi 30.4 20 Wyoming 23.6 44
Missouri 25.2 39 United States 30.7%  
(1) Percent of mortgaged owner-occupied housing units spending 30 percent or more of household income on selected owner costs such as all mortgage payments (first mortgage, home equity loans, etc.), real estate taxes, property insurance, utilities, fuel and condominium fees if applicable. (2) States with the same percentages receive the same rank. Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau; American Community Survey.