Kenosha, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 36,162 housing units in Kenosha. This represents a 15.9% growth from 31,197 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 36,152 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 10 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Kenosha is about 62.2%. Kenosha's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.5%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

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


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.50%
One Bedroom13.80%
Two Bedrooms33.20%
Three Bedrooms39.30%
Four Bedrooms10.30%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.71
Median year structure was built1958
Median Value of occupied units$108,000
Median Price asked for vacant units$98,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.26
Median year structure was built1965
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$514

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.40%
Second Mortgage7.70%
Home Equity Loan12.20%
Simple Mortgage49.70%
Debt Free30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.9%