Beaver Dam, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,680 housing units in Beaver Dam. This represents a 11.4% growth from 5,997 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,680 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Beaver Dam is about 60.9%. Beaver Dam's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.1%. Average household size is 2.33 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Beaver Dam were built after 1954.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.20%
One Bedroom11.70%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms39.80%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1946
Median Value of occupied units$91,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$96,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$556

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage6.70%
Home Equity Loan12.40%
Simple Mortgage44.60%
Debt Free35.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.7%