Onalaska, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,076 housing units in Onalaska. This represents a 38.8% growth from 4,378 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,959 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 117 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Onalaska is about 68.3%. Onalaska's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 2.4%. Average household size is 2.49 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom7.30%
Two Bedrooms34%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms16.90%
Five Bedrooms or more2.70%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.68
Median year structure was built1977
Median Value of occupied units$114,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$182,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.07
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$601

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage10.10%
Home Equity Loan10.20%
Simple Mortgage54.90%
Debt Free23.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.8%