The Rate of Black Homeownership Varies Significantly By Metro Area

HousingWire, July 2, 2020–Julia Falcon
Looking at the metro level, the rate of Black homeownership in different geographies reveals more details. Black homeownership is highest in Washington, D.C., with 51% of Black families owning their homes, according to analysis by Redfin. Accordingly, Washington, D.C. has the smallest homeownership gap, with 72% of white families owning their homes.