Waukon, IA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,924 housing units in Waukon. This represents a 9.4% growth from 1,758 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,872 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 52 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Waukon is about 70.2%. Waukon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.2%. Average household size is 2.22 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Waukon were built after 1957.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.30%
One Bedroom14.90%
Two Bedrooms27.80%
Three Bedrooms39.50%
Four Bedrooms14.70%
Five Bedrooms or more3%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$67,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$70,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.81
Median year structure was built1958
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$313

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.40%
Second Mortgage4.10%
Home Equity Loan2.10%
Simple Mortgage42.20%
Debt Free50.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.4%