Milwaukee, WI Housing & Real Estate

Milwaukee housing overview

Average number of people per household2.52.33
Median value owner occupied home$134,400$169,000$181,400
Median rent asked$768$749$889
Percent owner occupied44.5%68.6%65.5%
Percent renter occupied55.5%31.4%34.5%
The data is based upon 2012 estimates.
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The median home value in Milwaukee is 20.5% less than the Wisconsin average and 25.9% less than the National average. The median rental rates in Milwaukee is 2.5% greater than the Wisconsin average and 13.6% less than the National average.

Milwaukee offers many different types of apartment rentals in many different apartment communities. From the classic mom-n-pop 10 unit complex to the Melrose Place style luxurious gated community, Milwaukee has lots to offer even the most discerning apartment hunters. Start your search now for Milwaukee apartments for rent.


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Rent as a percent of household income

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Data displayed in the above graphs is based on 2012 census data.

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Neighborhoods in & around Milwaukee, WI

Schlitz Park, Milwaukee820.8
Historic Third Ward, Milwaukee820.6
Juneau Town, Milwaukee810.2
Yankee Hill, Milwaukee810.6
Downer Woods, Milwaukee793.1
Lower East Side, Milwaukee791.1
Northpoint, Milwaukee792
Mount Mary, Milwaukee796.7
Valley Forge, Milwaukee794
Fernwood, Milwaukee784
Murray Hill, Milwaukee782.1
Harbor View, Milwaukee781.3
Cooper Park, Milwaukee785.9
Harder's Oaks, Milwaukee784.7
Upper East Side, Milwaukee772.6
Washington Heights, Milwaukee773.9
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Hartland, WI8322.5
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Pewaukee, WI8215.7
Mukwonago, WI8224.7
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