Whitefish Bay, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 5,553 housing units in Whitefish Bay. This represents a 0.1% growth from 5,546 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 5,553 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Whitefish Bay is about 84.7%. Whitefish Bay's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 1.7%. Average household size is 2.59 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Whitefish Bay were built after 1942.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.10%
One Bedroom3.50%
Two Bedrooms20.20%
Three Bedrooms49.20%
Four Bedrooms22.40%
Five Bedrooms or more4.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.72
Median year structure was built1940
Median Value of occupied units$194,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$198,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.91
Median year structure was built1955
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$675

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.90%
Second Mortgage4.70%
Home Equity Loan14.60%
Simple Mortgage52.40%
Debt Free27.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%