Prairie Du Chien, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,579 housing units in Prairie Du Chien. This represents a 7.8% growth from 2,393 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,570 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 9 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Prairie Du Chien is about 67.4%. Prairie Du Chien's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.4%. Average household size is 2.28 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Prairie Du Chien were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.50%
One Bedroom15.50%
Two Bedrooms34.40%
Three Bedrooms36.70%
Four Bedrooms11.40%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.47
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$80,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$80,900

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.88
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$424

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.10%
Home Equity Loan4.50%
Simple Mortgage43.10%
Debt Free43.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15%