Fitchburg, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,662 housing units in Fitchburg. This represents a 29.6% growth from 6,685 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,411 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,251 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Fitchburg is about 45.3%. Fitchburg's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.34 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Fitchburg were built after 1979.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type4.20%
One Bedroom19.10%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms28.40%
Four Bedrooms14%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.75
Median year structure was built1983
Median Value of occupied units$176,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$237,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.01
Median year structure was built1977
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$604

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan2.10%
Second Mortgage10.80%
Home Equity Loan10.60%
Simple Mortgage60.50%
Debt Free16%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.7%