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What Things Cost: Housing Part 2

Today we’ll be looking at ten more cities, from Boise, Idaho to Boston, Massachusetts.  Like last week, we’ll be looking at several factors for each city, including population, average home price, median income and average rent. Also like last week, it’s interesting to see the differences in income and expenditures depending on location.

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What Things Cost: Housing Part One

I’m going to break this post up into four or five smaller bits, since I ended up collecting data on all 50 states, plus Washington, D.C.  This has been a particularly interesting data collection mission; it’s fascinating to see how the price of a home can fluctuate between areas.