Milwaukee County, Wisconsin Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Milwaukee County, Wisconsin

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 418,053 total housing units. This is an increase of 17,960 units since the year 2000 when it had 400,093 total home units. It's an increase of 27,338 units since the year 1990 when it had 390,715 total homes. There was an increase of 9,378 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 418,053 total housing units, 91.76% are occupied housing units, and 8.24% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 383,591 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,862 units since the year 2000 when it had 377,729 occupied units. It's an increase of 10,543 units since the year 1990 when it had 373,048 occupied units. There was an increase of 4,681 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 383,591 occupied housing units, 37.41% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 48.69% are renter occupied homes, and 13.9% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 186,757 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 7,780 units since the year 2000 when it had 178,977 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 7,930 units since the year 1990 when it had 178,827 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 150 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Milwaukee County has 143,509 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 53,325 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 34,462 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 12,098 units since the year 2000 when it had 22,364 vacant home units. It's an increase of 16,795 units since the year 1990 when it had 17,667 vacant units. There was an increase of 4,697 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 34,462 vacant housing units, 47.7% are for rent housing units, 2.29% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 13.27% are for sale housing units, 2.39% are sold - but not occupied home units, 4.9% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.2% are for migrant workers homes, and 30.87% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 16,220 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 5,562 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,658 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 7,470 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,750 for rent units. There was an increase of 1,908 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 788 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -902 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,690 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 4,573 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2,426 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,147 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 2,811 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,762 for sale home units. Milwaukee County saw an increase of 385 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Milwaukee County has 824 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 1,411 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 522 units since the year 2000 when it had 889 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 806 units since the year 1990 when it had 605 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 284 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 6 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 10 for migrant workers homes. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 10,640 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 3,670 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,970 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 5,889 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,751 listed as vacant other homes. Milwaukee County saw an increase of 2,219 units between 1990 and 2000.