Cudahy, WI


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Cudahy, WI 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

Cudahy Housing Market Information

With 18,353 people, 7,673 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $160,866, Cudahy real estate and house prices are near the national average for all cities and towns.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Cudahy, accounting for 46.18% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Cudahy include duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 25.00%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 22.57%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.97%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Cudahy are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 56.10% owning and 43.90% renting.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. Cudahy's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 41.29% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in Cudahy include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 27.02%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 25.95%). There's also some housing in Cudahy built between 2000 and later ( 5.74%).

Cudahy Home Appreciation Rates

Cudahy's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Cudahy during the period has been just -1.71%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Cudahy's appreciation rate, at 4.32%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Cudahy's appreciation rate has been 1.02%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.13%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Cudahy's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Wisconsin.

One very important thing to keep in mind is that these are average appreciation rates for the city. Individual neighborhoods within Cudahy differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Cudahy - or in any city or town - that have the best track record of real estate appreciation, by the latest quarter, the last year, 2 years, 5 years, 10 years, or even since 2000, to assist you in making the best Cudahy real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,071,000 0.2
$803,001 - $1,071,000 0.0
$536,001 - $803,000 0.0
$429,001 - $536,000 0.0
$321,001 - $429,000 1.7
$214,001 - $321,000 11.4
$107,001 - $214,000 72.8
$54,001 - $107,000 8.8
$0 - $54,000 5.0

Average for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
45.2947380757061 57.0841889117043

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Cudahy 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
23.97% 1.25% 4 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$899 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 56.10
Renters 43.90
Vacant 5.93

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 5.7
1970 - 1999 27.0
1940 - 1969 41.3
1939 or Older 26.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 46.2
Townhomes 5.0
Small Apt. Buildings 25.0
Apt. Complexes 22.6
Mobile Homes 1.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 2.97
1 Bedroom 13.77
2 Bedrooms 28.43
3 Bedrooms 44.60
4 Bedrooms 8.80
5 or more bedrooms 1.43