Here's how many people own their homes in every state

The US Census Bureau recently released its quarterly estimates of homeownership and vacancy rates in the US and each of the 50 states and Washington, DC.

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Homeownership rates, or the percentage of homes occupied by their owners, ranged from 39.2% in the District of Columbia to 75.9% in South Carolina. Overall, homeownership was lower in denser, more urbanized states, as city dwellers are more likely to rent their homes.

Here's the homeownership rate for the second quarter of 2017 in each state and DC:

homeownership state map q2 2017
homeownership state map q2 2017

Business Insider/Andy Kiersz, data from US Census Bureau

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