One out of every hundred homes is valued at more than $1,000,000. This figure is twice as high as was in 2000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. In terms of percentages, California leads with 4% of homes and is followed by Connecticut, Washington, D.C., Massachusetts, and New York. At the other end of the spectrum is West Virginia, North Dakota, Mississippi, and Arkansas.
Updated February 6, 2012 and originally published May 26, 2005. If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to the RSS feed or receive daily emails. Follow @ConsumerismComm on Twitter and visit our Facebook page for more updates.