Top 3 most affordable places to live in America

On today’s Buzz List we're showing you that it might not be as expensive as you think to move to a new city. If you're ready to make a change, U.S. News and World Report put together a list highlighting the most affordable places to live in America. Donna Ruko and Jared Cotter are counting down the top three.

3.  Indianapolis, Indiana

There’s more than just corn and hoops in the land of Hoosiers. There's also a good life. The median annual salary is almost $46,000 with just 25 percent spent on your home, leaving over 34k for things like the Indy 500.

2.  Omaha, Nebraska

The average salary is almost $45,000 with housing expenses about 25 percent, leaving residents with roughly 34k left over for lots of Omaha steak dinners.

1.  Des Moines, Iowa

People here are making over $47,000 a year and with just 23.8 percent spent on housing residents still have just around 36k to spend on events like the Iowa State Fair.

WEB BONUS:  Full List of The 25 Best Affordable Places to Live in the U.S. in 2017

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