West Milwaukee, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 2,200 housing units in West Milwaukee. This represents a 6.3% growth from 2,069 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,200 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Milwaukee is about 35.4%. West Milwaukee's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.4%. Average household size is 2.02 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Milwaukee were built after 1948.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type6.80%
One Bedroom30.50%
Two Bedrooms36.40%
Three Bedrooms17.40%
Four Bedrooms7.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.44
Median year structure was built1939
Median Value of occupied units$88,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$65,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.79
Median year structure was built1956
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$461

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan2%
Second Mortgage10.30%
Home Equity Loan16.40%
Simple Mortgage39.50%
Debt Free31.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.1%