Union County ranks 74th in the nation among “small counties” for the most expensive new homes being built, according to a report from Construction Coverage.
Only counties with at least 200,000 residents were considered in the study. Small counties were classified with a population between 200,000 and 349,999. Union County has roughly 250,000 residents, according to the U.S. Census. The data used was from the U.S. Census Bureau’s Building Permits Survey (2021). Only counties with complete data for 2021 were considered.