Lowest closing costs: Ohio
Average closing costs: $1,613
National average closing costs: $1,847
In Cincinnati, bank origination fees on a $200,000 mortgage averaged $933, and third-party fees, for things such as appraisals and credit reports, averaged $681. Combined, closing costs in Cincinnati averaged $1,613, rounded to the nearest dollar.
Source: Bankrate.com exclusive 2015 survey of closing costs