Waukee, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,090 housing units in Waukee. This represents a 107.3% growth from 1,008 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,912 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 178 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Waukee is about 84.1%. Waukee's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.3%. Average household size is 2.65 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Waukee were built after 1990.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom6.40%
Two Bedrooms21.80%
Three Bedrooms49.10%
Four Bedrooms18.20%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.81
Median year structure was built1991
Median Value of occupied units$132,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$240,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$225

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.70%
Home Equity Loan9.90%
Simple Mortgage68.60%
Debt Free10.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.5%