This infographic by uses the “Broom Closet Index” to determine which major U.S. cities offer the smallest living spaces.

The “Broom Closet Index” combines data on median housing unit size, median square foot of housing space per person, median monthly housing costs, median household income, and average cost of living. Combining these factors, the cites are ranked based on how likely you are to live in a cramped, overpriced place.

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How Likely You Are to Live in a Cramped Space in 25 Major U.S. Cities

Irma Wallace

Irma Wallace

Co-founder and Vice President of SearchRank, responsible for many of the day to day operations of the company. She is also founder of The Arizona Builders’ Zone, a construction / home improvement portal.

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