2016 Best Counties to Buy a House in America

Explore the best counties to buy a house based on home values, property taxes, home ownership rates, housing costs, and real estate trends. Ranking based on data from the U.S. Census, FBI, Zillow, and other data sources.

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  • National
  • By State
Viewing 1-25 of 100
  1. 1

    McHenry

    • County in North Dakota
  2. 2

    Martin

    • County in Texas
  3. 3

    Mountrail

    • County in North Dakota
  4. 4

    La Salle

    • County in Texas
  5. 5

    McKenzie

    • County in North Dakota
  6. 6

    Hamilton

    • County in Indiana
  7. 7

    Garza

    • County in Texas
  8. 8

    Woods

    • County in Oklahoma
  9. 9

    Wheeler

    • County in Georgia
  10. 10

    Dickey

    • County in North Dakota
  11. 11

    Weston

    • County in Wyoming
  12. 12

    Doddridge

    • County in West Virginia
  13. 13

    Childress

    • County in Texas
  14. 14

    Alfalfa

    • County in Oklahoma
  15. 15

    Haskell

    • County in Texas
  16. 16

    Ward

    • County in Texas
  17. 17

    Carson

    • County in Texas
  18. 18

    Rosebud

    • County in Montana
  19. 19

    Jones

    • County in Texas
  20. 20

    Greer

    • County in Oklahoma
  21. 21

    Stephens

    • County in Texas
  22. 22

    Karnes

    • County in Texas
  23. 23

    Clay

    • County in Kansas
  24. 24

    Hancock

    • County in Kentucky
  25. 25

    Bailey

    • County in Texas