*Working households include members who work a total of at least 20 hours per week, on average, with household income not exceeding 120% of area median income (AMI). Households with a severe housing cost burden spend at least 50% of income on housing costs.
Source: Mindy Ault, Lisa Sturtevant, and Janet Viveiros. (March 2015). Housing Landscape 2015: An Annual Look at the Housing Affordability Challenges of America’s Working Households. Washington DC: Center for Housing Policy of National Housing Conference. Retrieved from http://www.nhc.org/Landscape2015_final.pdf