Appleton, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 27,675 housing units in Appleton. This represents a 8.4% growth from 25,528 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 27,478 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 197 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Appleton is about 68.8%. Appleton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.2%. Average household size is 2.53 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Appleton were built after 1964.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.90%
One Bedroom9.90%
Two Bedrooms25.90%
Three Bedrooms45.70%
Four Bedrooms15.80%
Five Bedrooms or more1.80%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.76
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$97,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$83,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.02
Median year structure was built1970
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$483

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage8.70%
Home Equity Loan13%
Simple Mortgage50.90%
Debt Free27%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%