Have you ever wondered what the cheapest house in the US is? We’ve very curious to find the cheapest house in the United States. So we decided to do some research and you won’t believe what we found. So without further ado, let’s get into the numbers of just how much the least expensive house in the united states would cost you!
What is the cheapest house in US?
The cheapest house in the US resides in the beautiful town of Flint, Michigan. Maybe you’ve heard of this quaint little town for it’s world class tap water. The cheapest house in the United States is 1,225 square feet with three bedrooms, and one bathroom. The house was last listed at a price of…….$188.
Yes, you read that right, one hundred and eighty eight dollars. Doesn’t sound too bad for a three bedroom home right? Well it also comes with MAJOR fire damage. That’s probably a major reason it’s the least expensive house we could find. We probably wouldn’t recommend living here as it is in needs of major repairs. Not to mention the terrible economy in Flint, Michigan. So don’t go thinking about packing up and moving any time soon. Not the best idea.
So just how cheap is $188? Well since the average household income in the U.S. is $51,000, a years pay could purchase 271 of these cheap houses. You could buy eight of them with every two weeks of pay! Real life monopoly anyone? All jokes aside, you probably wouldn’t want to buy this house. But it’s fun to think about.
If you’re interested in reading more about this cheap house, you can check out this news article on the home.
We’ve also covered the most expensive house in the U.S. (which would definitely put this house to shame!) which you can read about here.