How Much House for Your Money in Different US Cities

The housing market varies from place to place, and the United States is a pretty large country. As you might expect, there is a great deal of difference in typical prices and sizes. In San Francisco, houses go for about $666 per square foot, but in Detroit they go for $12 per square foot. That is an enormous difference. Take a look at the numbers concerning houses in cities around the country including median house size, median house price, and price per square foot.

Size and Cost of Houses graphic

Sources: MovotoUnited States Census BureauZillow