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Home Sale Prices in the 50 Largest Metro Areas

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Median existing-home sale prices in the U.S. rose an average of 14.6% year over year in 2021, according to data from the National Association of Realtors. Nationwide, the median home sale price at year-end 2021 was $361,700. Among the 50 largest cities in the U.S., Austin, Texas, and Phoenix saw sale price increases of 26% in 2021, and Las Vegas was close behind with a 25% bump. Salt Lake City and Tampa home sale prices rose 24%. 

Metro AreaMean Home-Sale PriceYear over Year Change*
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA$339,50023%
Austin-Round Rock, TX$485,40026%
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD$353,8005%
Birmingham-Hoover, AL$276,20012%
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH$635,70010%
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY$216,70015%
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC$370,30019%
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI$318,1009%
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN$244,50013%
Cleveland-Elyria, OH$195,7005%
Columbus, OH$272,80011%
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX$350,00018%
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO$617,60021%
Detroit-Warren-Deaborn, MI$240,8006%
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT$295,0006%
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX$316,90016%
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN$269,10016%
Jacksonville, FL$347,00020%
Kansas City, MO-KS$279,40012%
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV$428,40025%
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA$797,90016%
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN$242,10010%
Memphis, TN-MS-AR$260,70014%
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL$500,00018%
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI$309,8007%
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI$352,0009%
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN$372,10020%
New Orleans-Metairie, LA$265,9006%
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ$544,90013%
Oklahoma City, OK$201,50011%
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL$380,00021%
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$306,6008%
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ$445,80026%
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA$546,70017%
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA$400,50011%
Raleigh, NC$419,00023%
Richmond, VA$347,0009%
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA$530,00018%
Rochester, NY$189,7007%
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA$515,00017%
Salt Lake City, UT$505,70024%
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX$312,50018%
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA$845,00014%
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA$1,310,00015%
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA$1,675,00020%
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA$700,00014%
St. Louis, MO-IL$220,7005%
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL$355,00024%
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC$285,0004%
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV$537,40011%

*As of fourth quarter 2021.

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