Kaukauna, WI


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Kaukauna, 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

Kaukauna Housing Market Information

With 15,854 people, 6,192 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $165,594, Kaukauna 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 Kaukauna, accounting for 68.09% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Kaukauna include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 13.07%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 11.28%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 7.23%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Kaukauna. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 69.09% of Kaukauna's homes, and 61.57% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Kaukauna 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 Kaukauna built between 2000 and later ( 24.32%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 24.20%). There's also some housing in Kaukauna built before 1939 ( 18.77%).

Kaukauna Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Kaukauna's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.18% during the period.

Over the last year, Kaukauna appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Kaukauna's appreciation rate has been 2.62%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Kaukauna were at 0.16%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 0.66%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Kaukauna's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% 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 Kaukauna differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Kaukauna - 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 Kaukauna real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,079,000 0.1
$809,001 - $1,079,000 0.1
$539,001 - $809,000 0.2
$432,001 - $539,000 1.4
$323,001 - $432,000 2.6
$216,001 - $323,000 13.2
$108,001 - $216,000 63.6
$54,001 - $108,000 17.0
$0 - $54,000 1.8

Average for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
43.4079456228759 53.5934291581109

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Kaukauna 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
22.90% 1.20% 3 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$863 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 69.09
Renters 30.91
Vacant 6.35

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 24.3
1970 - 1999 32.7
1940 - 1969 24.2
1939 or Older 18.8

Types of Homes

Single-Family 68.1
Townhomes 7.2
Small Apt. Buildings 11.3
Apt. Complexes 13.1
Mobile Homes 0.3
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.08
1 Bedroom 7.14
2 Bedrooms 28.49
3 Bedrooms 48.29
4 Bedrooms 13.28
5 or more bedrooms 2.72