Onalaska, TX


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Onalaska, TX Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Onalaska Housing Market Information

With a population of 1,764, 745 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $112,027, house prices in Onalaska are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Onalaska, accounting for 53.09% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Onalaska include mobile homes or trailers ( 41.65%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 2.17%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.50%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Onalaska. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 73.18% of Onalaska's homes, and 54.51% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Onalaska built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Onalaska built between 2000 and later ( 19.87%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 9.10%). There's also some housing in Onalaska built before 1939 ( 5.34%).

Vacant housing appears to be an issue in Onalaska. Fully 37.81% of the housing stock is classified as vacant. Left unchecked, vacant Onalaska homes and apartments can be a drag on the real estate market, holding Onalaska real estate prices below levels they could achieve if vacant housing was absorbed into the market and became occupied. Housing vacancy rates are a useful measure to consider, along with other things, if you are a home buyer or a real estate investor.

Onalaska Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Onalaska have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 11.99%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Onalaska house appreciation rate of 1.14%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Onalaska's appreciation rate, at 4.32%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Onalaska's appreciation rate has been 0.45%, which annualizes to a rate of 1.82%.

Relative to Texas, our data show that Onalaska's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in Texas.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,115,000 0.6
$836,001 - $1,115,000 0.0
$557,001 - $836,000 0.0
$446,001 - $557,000 3.6
$334,001 - $446,000 2.9
$223,001 - $334,000 8.7
$111,001 - $223,000 28.1
$56,001 - $111,000 24.8
$0 - $56,000 31.3

Average for TX
Low for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
70.1160201570374 53.988326848249

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Onalaska Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
41.84% 2.05% 1 5
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$926 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 73.18
Renters 26.82
Vacant 37.81

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 19.9
1970 - 1999 65.7
1940 - 1969 9.1
1939 or Older 5.3

Types of Homes

Single-Family 53.1
Townhomes 1.5
Small Apt. Buildings 0.0
Apt. Complexes 2.2
Mobile Homes 41.7
Other 1.6

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.75
1 Bedroom 15.44
2 Bedrooms 26.54
3 Bedrooms 45.91
4 Bedrooms 8.60
5 or more bedrooms 1.75

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