ABC News reviewed various housing costs across the United States as part of the Diane Sawyer report “My Reality: A Hidden America,” that aired in a special edition of ABC News’ “20/20."
According to the online real estate marketplace Trulia, the median price for a single-family home in the United states is $192,500, as of January 2017. Here is a sampling of listings for homes across the U.S. that can be purchased at or below that price:
About half of American adults lived in middle-income households in 2014, according to a new Pew Research Center analysis of government data. Pew Research offers an income calculator feature on its website that allows you to see whether you are part of the American middle class.