Chippewa Falls, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,951 housing units in Chippewa Falls. This represents a 11.5% growth from 5,338 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,840 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 111 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chippewa Falls is about 57.7%. Chippewa Falls's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.4%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chippewa Falls were built after 1955.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom17.30%
Two Bedrooms36%
Three Bedrooms33.40%
Four Bedrooms10.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1950
Median Value of occupied units$81,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1969
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$427

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage7.70%
Home Equity Loan7.30%
Simple Mortgage41.30%
Debt Free43.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.8%