Oshkosh, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 25,359 housing units in Oshkosh. This represents a 16.2% growth from 21,827 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 25,273 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 86 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Oshkosh is about 57.6%. Oshkosh's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.3 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Oshkosh were built after 1959.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.10%
One Bedroom13.10%
Two Bedrooms34.10%
Three Bedrooms37.20%
Four Bedrooms12.60%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.53
Median year structure was built1954
Median Value of occupied units$86,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$76,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.99
Median year structure was built1967
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$463

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage7.90%
Home Equity Loan10.90%
Simple Mortgage48.70%
Debt Free31.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%