Monroe, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 4,931 housing units in Monroe. This represents a 8.2% growth from 4,556 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 4,920 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 11 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Monroe is about 63.4%. Monroe's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.6%. Average household size is 2.25 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Monroe were built after 1961.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom12%
Two Bedrooms33.40%
Three Bedrooms40.50%
Four Bedrooms11.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1957
Median Value of occupied units$90,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$95,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.94
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$373

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan10.30%
Simple Mortgage38.30%
Debt Free44.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.6%