Columbus, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,934 housing units in Columbus. This represents a 11.5% growth from 1,734 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,863 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 71 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Columbus is about 64.9%. Columbus's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.3%. Average household size is 2.36 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Columbus were built after 1949.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.60%
One Bedroom10.90%
Two Bedrooms28.90%
Three Bedrooms37%
Four Bedrooms18.10%
Five Bedrooms or more3.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.63
Median year structure was built1944
Median Value of occupied units$113,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.87
Median year structure was built1957
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$403

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.70%
Second Mortgage14.80%
Home Equity Loan9.90%
Simple Mortgage44.70%
Debt Free30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.3%