West Salem, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,752 housing units in West Salem. This represents a 33.2% growth from 1,315 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,698 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 54 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Salem is about 73.8%. West Salem's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.4%. Average household size is 2.63 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Salem were built after 1976.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom5.30%
Two Bedrooms25.60%
Three Bedrooms51.90%
Four Bedrooms14.10%
Five Bedrooms or more2.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1975
Median Value of occupied units$102,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$162,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.36
Median year structure was built1980
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$425

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan1.50%
Second Mortgage13.70%
Home Equity Loan5%
Simple Mortgage46.50%
Debt Free33.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.4%