In my area hatches are much more common, and I like going the less-common route. Saving the $1000 left more for parts as a bonus.
Personally I also just like the proportions of a sedan (not to say I don't like hatches' though).
2012 Yellow Blaze Focus SE Sedan (DD+Project)
1992 Bright White Grand Prix SE Sedan (Project)
SR #74/SMk3C #17/YBOC #03