DeForest, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,725 housing units in DeForest. This represents a 55.1% growth from 1,757 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,723 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 2 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in DeForest is about 72.6%. DeForest's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.7%. Average household size is 2.73 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in DeForest were built after 1984.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.40%
One Bedroom7.20%
Two Bedrooms23.60%
Three Bedrooms52.30%
Four Bedrooms14.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.94
Median year structure was built1984
Median Value of occupied units$136,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$209,400

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.18
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$697

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage10.60%
Home Equity Loan15.80%
Simple Mortgage61.10%
Debt Free12.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%