Wisconsin Rapids, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 8,439 housing units in Wisconsin Rapids. This represents a 7.7% growth from 7,833 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 8,318 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 121 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Wisconsin Rapids is about 64.3%. Wisconsin Rapids's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.6%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Wisconsin Rapids were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.60%
One Bedroom11.90%
Two Bedrooms36.20%
Three Bedrooms38.80%
Four Bedrooms11.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.42
Median year structure was built1955
Median Value of occupied units$68,700
Median Price asked for vacant units$82,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$415

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.10%
Second Mortgage6.50%
Home Equity Loan9.40%
Simple Mortgage39.30%
Debt Free44.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs15.6%