Oak Creek, WI
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Oak Creek, WI Real Estate Data


Oak Creek Housing Market Information

With 35,243 people, 14,140 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $216,281, Oak Creek real estate prices are well above average cost compared to national prices.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Oak Creek, accounting for 54.20% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Oak Creek include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 33.75%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.22%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 3.39%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Oak Creek are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 60.50% owning and 39.50% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Oak Creek 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 Oak Creek built between 1940-1969 ( 23.94%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 19.46%). There's also some housing in Oak Creek built before 1939 ( 3.40%).

Oak Creek Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Oak Creek's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.64% during the period.

Over the last year, Oak Creek appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Oak Creek's appreciation rate has been 4.28%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Oak Creek were at 1.97%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.10%.

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$216,281

Oak Creek, WI HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,092,000 0.1
$819,001 - $1,092,000 0.2
$546,001 - $819,000 0.2
$437,001 - $546,000 1.5
$328,001 - $437,000 8.1
$218,001 - $328,000 39.5
$109,001 - $218,000 43.1
$54,001 - $109,000 3.2
$0 - $54,000 4.2

High for WI
High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
29.3494173449669 24.6406570841889

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
14,140

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$1,153 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 60.50
Renters 39.50
Vacant 2.94

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF Oak Creek HOMES
2000 or Newer 19.5
1970 - 1999 53.2
1940 - 1969 23.9
1939 or Older 3.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Oak Creek HOMES
Single-Family 54.2
Townhomes 3.4
Small Apt. Buildings 6.2
Apt. Complexes 33.8
Mobile Homes 2.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Oak Creek HOMES
No Bedroom 0.56
1 Bedroom 14.76
2 Bedrooms 30.09
3 Bedrooms 41.74
4 Bedrooms 10.92
5 or more bedrooms 1.94

Oak Creek Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
WI*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
33.34% 1.71% 6 4
* 10 is highest