Percent Of Renter Occupied Units Spending 30 Percent Or More Of Their Income On Rent And Utilities, 2016

 

State Percent (1) Rank (2) State Percent (1) Rank (2)
Alabama 41.8% 34 Montana 39.0% 47
Alaska 38.2 48 Nebraska 40.7 39
Arizona 44.3 22 Nevada 47.3 10
Arkansas 39.2 46 New Hampshire 41.8 34
California 52.6 1 New Jersey 49.1 6
Colorado 49.7 5 New Mexico 42.4 30
Connecticut 48.1 8 New York 49.8 4
Delaware 45.6 16 North Carolina 42.6 28
D.C. 45.5 18 North Dakota 36.3 51
Florida 52.1 2 Ohio 42.0 33
Georgia 45.0 20 Oklahoma 39.4 45
Hawaii 51.5 3 Oregon 48.4 7
Idaho 41.3 37 Pennsylvania 43.1 25
Illinois 45.3 19 Rhode Island 45.7 15
Indiana 42.3 31 South Carolina 43.1 25
Iowa 40.5 41 South Dakota 37.2 50
Kansas 40.6 40 Tennessee 42.2 32
Kentucky 40.2 42 Texas 43.9 23
Louisiana 47.4 9 Utah 42.5 29
Maine 42.8 27 Vermont 46.7 12
Maryland 46.3 13 Virginia 45.6 16
Massachusetts 46.8 11 Washington 44.9 21
Michigan 45.8 14 West Virginia 40.0 44
Minnesota 43.3 24 Wisconsin 41.8 34
Mississippi 40.8 38 Wyoming 37.5 49
Missouri 40.2 42 United States 46.1%  
(1) Percent of renter-occupied units spending 30 percent or more on rent and utilities such as electric, gas, water and sewer, and fuel (oil, coal, etc.) if paid by the renter. (2) States with the same percentages receive the same rank. Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau; American Community Survey.