Home Owners Breathe Easiest in These Places

April 14, 2016

How’s this for bragging rights? These places have attractive home prices and some of the best air quality in the nation.

BUILDER – culling data from Metrostudy and the American Lung Association’s State of the Air 2015 rankings – pinpointed the following 10 housing markets with the cleanest air that still have affordable housing markets too.

  1. Corning-Elmira, N.Y.
  2. Homosassa Springs, Fla.
  3. Sierra Vista-Douglas, Ariz.
  4. Duluth, Minn.-Wisc.
  5. Lakeland-Winter Haven, Fla.
  6. Bangor, Maine
  7. Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, Fla.
  8. Fargo-Wahpeton, N.D.-Minn.
  9. Cape Coral-Fort Myers, Fla.
  10. Prescott, Ariz.

Source: “Top 10 Metros for Air Quality and Affordability,” BUILDER (2015)