Certain communities in the U.S. offer excellent public services, outstanding schools, and safe streets. These desirable features attract prospective homeowners who are willing to pay the breathtakingly high cost of living in these upscale zip codes. More often than not, expensive homes in these locations are matched with lucrative jobs nearby. This seems to be the case with zip codes on this list that are located in San Francisco and nearby Silicon Valley.
Speaking of California, you’ll find it interesting to note that 14 out of 15 of the most affluent zip codes are located in the Golden State. We’ve used data for this list from real estate and property data provider ATTOM Data Solutions based on median home prices throughout the country. A median home price means that half the home prices are above this price and the other half is below this price.
Ever wondered where the most lavish places to live are in the U.S.? Here are the 15 most expensive zip codes counting down from the lowest to highest median home prices. Read on and dream your champagne dreams!
Manhattan Beach, California. Situated in the Los Angeles metro area, sunny Manhattan Beach has a median house price of $2,350,000.