Hudson, WI


Highest Appreciating Hudson Neighborhoods Since 2000

Hudson, 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

Hudson Housing Market Information

With a population of 13,566, 5,729 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $254,902, Hudson real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Hudson home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Hudson, accounting for 46.30% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Hudson include row houses and other attached homes ( 23.97%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 21.24%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.49%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Hudson are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.96% owning and 39.04% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Hudson 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 Hudson built between 2000 and later ( 31.82%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 14.94%). There's also some housing in Hudson built before 1939 ( 12.64%).

Hudson Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Hudson's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.09% during the period.

Appreciation rates are so strong in Hudson that despite a nationwide downturn in the housing market, Hudson real estate has continued to appreciate in value faster than most communities. Looking at just the latest twelve months, Hudson appreciation rates continue to be some of the highest in America, at 6.12%, which is higher than appreciation rates in 75.09% of the cities and towns in the nation. Based on the last twelve months, short-term real estate investors have found good fortune in Hudson. Hudson appreciation rates in the latest quarter were at 1.44%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 5.89%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Hudson's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 80% 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 Hudson differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Hudson - 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 Hudson real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,176,000 1.4
$882,001 - $1,176,000 1.3
$589,001 - $882,000 3.3
$470,001 - $589,000 5.5
$353,001 - $470,000 9.7
$235,001 - $353,000 41.9
$118,001 - $235,000 33.0
$59,001 - $118,000 0.8
$0 - $59,000 3.2

Very High for WI
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
21.8035860775812 13.347022587269

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Hudson 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
36.42% 1.82% 7 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,265 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 60.96
Renters 39.04
Vacant 5.74

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 31.8
1970 - 1999 40.6
1940 - 1969 14.9
1939 or Older 12.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 46.3
Townhomes 24.0
Small Apt. Buildings 8.5
Apt. Complexes 21.2
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 1.23
1 Bedroom 6.96
2 Bedrooms 35.57
3 Bedrooms 39.50
4 Bedrooms 13.39
5 or more bedrooms 3.34