What you have to earn to afford a home in various US cities

Real Estate prices go through extremes across our United States. You can practically be homeless and still afford a home in Cleveland while you need to own Google in order to live indoors within the San Francisco city limits.

Take a look at this list, via Business Insider, and see just how much you need to earn to afford a home in these US cities:

CLEVELAND: You’d have to earn at least $19,435 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $112,800

Monthly mortgage payment: $453.49

Minimum annual salary: $19,435.17

ST. LOUIS: You’d have to earn at least $22,398 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $130,300

Monthly mortgage payment: $522.61

Minimum annual salary: $22,397.54

ATLANTA: You’d have to earn at least $24,391 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $142,400

Monthly mortgage payment: $569.12

Minimum annual salary: $24,390.94

TAMPA: You’d have to earn at least $24,651 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $142,400

Monthly mortgage payment: $575.19

Minimum annual salary: $24,650.88

SAN ANTONIO: You’d have to earn at least $29,305 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $171,700

Monthly mortgage payment: $683.79

Minimum annual salary: $29,305.47

CHICAGO: You’d have to earn at least $32,389 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $187,100

Monthly mortgage payment: $755.74

Minimum annual salary: $32,388.90

PHOENIX: You’d have to earn at least $32,812 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $192,700

Monthly mortgage payment: $765.61

Minimum annual salary: $32,811.94

PHILADELPHIA: You’d have to earn at least $36,836 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $214,300

Monthly mortgage payment: $859.52

Minimum annual salary: $36,836.47

BALTIMORE: You’d have to earn at least $41,155 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $241,700

Monthly mortgage payment: $960.29

Minimum annual salary: $41,155.40

MIAMI: You’d have to earn at least $43,918 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $254,900

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,024.77

Minimum annual salary: $43,918.66

PORTLAND: You’d have to earn at least $45,872 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $267,500

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,070.36

Minimum annual salary: $45,872.78

DENVER: You’d have to earn at least $48,123 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $279,300

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,122.86

Minimum annual salary: $48,122.72

SEATTLE: You’d have to earn at least $59,130 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $344,400

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,379.70

Minimum annual salary: $59,129.86

WASHINGTON, D.C.: You’d have to earn at least $62,810 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $368,000

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,465.56

Minimum annual salary: $62,809.63

BOSTON: You’d have to earn at least $63,673 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $371,300

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,485.71

Minimum annual salary: $63,673.13

NEW YORK CITY: You’d have to earn at least $66,167 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $386,300

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,543.90

Minimum annual salary: $66,167.27

LOS ANGELES: You’d have to earn at least $72,127 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $423,900

Monthly mortgage payment: $1,682.96

Minimum annual salary: $72,126.90

SAN FRANCISCO :You’d have to earn at least $115,510 to buy an average home.

Average home price: $682,410

Monthly mortgage payment: $2,695.23

Minimum annual salary: $115,510.06

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