Affordable housing in the United States

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Statista Dossier about the affordability of homes in the U.S.

This dossier presents a range of statistics and facts on the affordability of homes in the United States.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Number of housing cost burdened households in the U.S. among renters 2003-2017

    • Main reasons non-owners don't currently own a home U.S. 2018

    • Rent to income ratio in selected markets in the U.S. 2017

    • Share of wages needed to buy a median priced home in the U.S. 2005-2018

    • Rent cost of 22-30 year olds in the U.S. 2018, by generation

    • Most affordable metro areas U.S. 2018, by income spent on rent

    • Share of zip codes where all homes were affordable in selected U.S. markets 2019

  • 2. Affordability by profession
    • Share of homes affordable to teachers in the U.S. 2018, by metro

    • Share of homes affordable to programmers in selected cities in the U.S. 2018

    • Share of homes affordable to programmers in San Francisco, CA 2018

    • Concern over affordable housing for working class vs. public servants U.S. 2017

  • 3. Home purchase behavior
    • Main reason for timing of home purchase in the U.S. 2018, by generation

    • Largest obstacle to buying a home in the U.S. 2018, by generation

    • Strain on budget for better neighborhood vs. living comfortably in budget U.S. 2017

    • Strain on budget for better neighborhood vs. living within budget U.S. 2017 by income

    • Challenges Millennials face in affording a home U.S. 2017

    • Savings needed by U.S. Gen Z to afford a down payment by age 30, by market 2019

  • 4. Manufactured homes
    • Average sales price of new mobile homes in the U.S. 2014-2018

    • Average sales price of new single-width mobile homes in the U.S. 2014-2018

    • Average sales price of new double-width mobile homes in the U.S. 2014-2018

    • Share of HHs living in mobile homes in selected metros in the U.S. 2016

    • Number of HHs living in mobile homes in selected metros in the U.S. 2016

    • Average price per sf of site-built and mobile homes in the U.S. 2017

  • 5. Affordable housing access
    • Affordable and available housing units for ELI renter households in the U.S. 2017

    • Ways U.S. mayors want to see housing change in their cities 2017, by region

    • Reasons for public assistance for housing U.S. 2017, by gender and education level

    • Affordable three bed homes for sale in selected U.S. metros 2018, by mortgage rate

    • View of U.S. mayors of affordable housing in their cities 2018, by location

  • 6. Obstacles to improving access
    • Main obstacles to improving housing access for low-income families U.S. 2017

    • Main obstacles to improving housing access for residents of color U.S. 2017

    • Main obstacles to improving housing access for middle-income families U.S. 2017

    • Main obstacles to improving housing access for elderly/disabled residents U.S. 2017

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