West Allis, WI Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 28,731 housing units in West Allis. This represents a 4.5% growth from 27,502 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 28,731 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in West Allis is about 58%. West Allis's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.19 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in West Allis were built after 1952.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.70%
One Bedroom16.80%
Two Bedrooms34.20%
Three Bedrooms34.10%
Four Bedrooms9.70%
Five Bedrooms or more1.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1948
Median Value of occupied units$99,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$98,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.77
Median year structure was built1960
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$559

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.50%
Second Mortgage7.70%
Home Equity Loan12.30%
Simple Mortgage45.50%
Debt Free33.90%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%