On one end of the spectrum,<br><br>”Even as the number of households considered “cost-burdened” dropped nationwide from 2016 to 2017, in St. Louis, it increased. <br><br>The study considers anyone cost-burdened if they’re spending more than 30 percent of their income on rent. A “moderately burdened” household might spend 30 to 50 percent of their income on rent; a “severely burdened” one spends 50 percent or more. “

On one end of the spectrum,

"Even as the number of households considered "cost-burdened" dropped nationwide from 2016 to 2017, in St. Louis, it increased.

The study considers anyone cost-burdened if they're spending more than 30 percent of their income on rent. A "moderately burdened" household might spend 30 to 50 percent of their income on rent; a "severely burdened" one spends 50 percent or more. "

A Growing Number of St. Louis Renters Are Cost-Burdened by Housing

The economy may be ticking right along these days, but that's provided little relief to St. Louis area residents struggling to afford the cost of...
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