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Foreclosure filings decreased 9.41 percent nationally from May to June. According to ATTOM Data Solutions, a firm that tracks foreclosures, this is how the 50 states and the District of Columbia ranked for foreclosure filings during June. The national average for foreclosure filings last month was 1 in every 1,806 housing units.

Foreclosure rates by state
Rank State Total housing units Ratio of homes in foreclosure*
(1 in every …)
Change from May 2017 (in %)
1 New Jersey 3,577,942 609 4.58
2 Delaware 414,416 769 29.03
3 Maryland 2,410,256 841 -17.44
4 Connecticut 1,491,786 1,114 3.42
5 Florida 9,094,999 1,187 3.96
6 Illinois 5,303,675 1,215 -40.98
7 South Carolina 2,174,319 1,263 7.03
8 Ohio 5,140,902 1,274 -2.00
9 Nevada 1,192,083 1,280 25.49
10 Massachusetts 2,827,820 1,507 -3.91
11 New York 8,171,725 1,611 -21.02
12 North Carolina 4,417,210 1,641 -24.18
13 New Mexico 909,565 1,681 123.58
14 Alabama 2,199,329 1,690 -13.02
15 Maine 726,227 1,767 -12.12
16 Oklahoma 1,689,427 1,846 -5.27
17 Indiana 2,820,253 1,862 -39.31
18 Pennsylvania 5,585,611 1,902 -22.60
19 Georgia 4,133,065 1,933 -4.58
20 California 13,845,790 2,060 43.71
21 Iowa 1,354,264 2,093 19.62
22 Rhode Island 462,900 2,215 5.57
23 Oregon 1,695,183 2,335 19.42
24 Virginia 3,423,291 2,396 -41.55
25 Tennessee 2,854,542 2,457 -10.10
26 Wisconsin 2,641,627 2,513 2.47
27 Kentucky 1,944,495 2,593 0.00
28 Louisiana 1,999,855 2,594 8.68
29 Michigan 4,539,838 2,618 -13.48
30 Missouri 2,729,862 2,738 -1.46
31 Utah 1,011,099 2,755 -15.56
32 Washington 2,942,127 2,765 -30.55
33 Arizona 2,890,664 2,788 -2.35
34 Hawaii 527,388 2,851 -20.00
35 Idaho 680,302 2,870 -50.00
36 Arkansas 1,335,016 2,941 -7.64
37 New Hampshire 618,950 3,049 -41.46
38 Nebraska 809,811 3,079 -20.04
39 Texas 10,305,607 3,235 -18.44
40 Alaska 306,068 3,826 -6.28
41 Kansas 1,244,372 4,176 -6.06
42 Mississippi 1,289,704 4,673 -50.00
43 Colorado 2,261,063 4,801 0.35
44 Wyoming 266,630 4,848 -24.96
45 Minnesota 2,373,884 6,071 -34.81
46 Vermont 325,174 7,069 100.00
47 Montana 488,845 8,888 -28.12
48 West Virginia 883,984 11,946 -11.11
49 North Dakota 341,062 22,737 -29.52
50 South Dakota 368,750 24,583 12.17
  District of Columbia 303,312 2,370 -43.30

*Ratio of foreclosure is based on the total number of properties entered into ATTOM Data Solutions’ database during the year, broken out by type of filing.

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