Downpayment Among Those Who Recently Purchased A Home, By U.S. Subregion

  • Nationwide the typical downpayment among those who recently purchased a home is 8 percent. However, among subregions in the U.S. there is variation.
  • Those in the subregion of East South Central (WI, MI, IL, IN, OH) had the lowest downpayment of 5 percent and financed 95 percent of their recent home purchase.
  • Those in the Middle Atlantic states (NY, PA, NJ) had the highest downpayments of 12 percent and financed 88 percent of their recent home purchase.
  • 19 percent of buyers in the Mountain states (MT, ID, WY, NV, UT, CO, AZ, NM) financed 100 percent of their home purchase.
  • For more information on the Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, click here.

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Jessica Lautz, Managing Director, Survey Research and Communications

Jessica Lautz is the Managing Director of Survey Research and Communications. Jessica analyzes data and writes annual studies such as the Member Profile, the Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, and the Commercial Member Profile.

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