Baraboo, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,727 housing units in Baraboo. This represents a 20.2% growth from 3,934 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,624 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 103 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Baraboo is about 64.7%. Baraboo's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.2%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Baraboo were built after 1962.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms32.50%
Three Bedrooms37.20%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$92,800
Median Price asked for vacant units$139,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.6
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$525

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.20%
Second Mortgage9.20%
Home Equity Loan13.70%
Simple Mortgage45.90%
Debt Free30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%