Hartford, WI


Highest Appreciating Hartford Neighborhoods Since 2000

Hartford, 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

Hartford Housing Market Information

With a population of 14,355, 5,779 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $200,195, Hartford real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Hartford, accounting for 53.73% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Hartford include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.96%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 14.53%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 12.60%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Hartford. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 66.73% of Hartford's homes, and 58.11% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Hartford 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 Hartford built between 2000 and later ( 28.69%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 19.89%). There's also some housing in Hartford built between 1940-1969 ( 18.08%).

Hartford Home Appreciation Rates

Hartford's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Hartford during the period has been just -0.92%, which is lower than 70% of US communities.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Hartford's appreciation rate, at 4.56%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Hartford's appreciation rate has been 1.02%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.13%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Hartford'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 Hartford differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Hartford - 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 Hartford real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,080,000 0.0
$810,001 - $1,080,000 0.0
$540,001 - $810,000 0.4
$432,001 - $540,000 1.2
$324,001 - $432,000 3.3
$216,001 - $324,000 30.5
$108,001 - $216,000 59.8
$54,001 - $108,000 3.6
$0 - $54,000 1.2

High for WI
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
32.186804172038 29.9794661190965

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Hartford 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
21.56% 1.14% 3 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$893 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 66.73
Renters 33.27
Vacant 5.54

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 28.7
1970 - 1999 33.3
1940 - 1969 18.1
1939 or Older 19.9

Types of Homes

Single-Family 53.7
Townhomes 12.6
Small Apt. Buildings 14.5
Apt. Complexes 19.0
Mobile Homes 0.2
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.01
1 Bedroom 9.56
2 Bedrooms 30.24
3 Bedrooms 46.45
4 Bedrooms 11.65
5 or more bedrooms 1.08