Trulia: Most and least affordable cities for active military members

Trulia broke down affordable cities for active military members based on housing prices and stipends
  • Florida Keys, Chicago and New Orleans are among the most expensive places for active military members
  • Fresno and Fayetteville are the most affordable places for active members with or without dependents
  • Rural communities were considered to be the most affordable most commonly

Living off duty is ideal for a lot of men and women serving as U.S.-stationed active duty members. Whether or not that is a financially sound idea is largely impacted by the individual’s location, and rural is considerably better.