As of 2013, the average rent in the United States for setting a mobile home on a plot with a septic tank or hook up to public utilities was between $200 and $300, reports USA Today. The total monthly payment averages between $700 and $1,000 when factoring in mortgage payments.
The most basic of prefabricated mobile home models cost between $30,000 and $70,000, according to USA Today. If the owner customizes his mobile home, the model's price can reach over $100,000. Finding the right plot of land on which to locate a mobile home is important, as the fees to relocate a home to a new plot of land are upwards of $25,000.