Oshkosh, WI Real Estate Market

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 Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more about Scout's Real Estate Data

Oshkosh, WI Housing Market Trends

With a population of 67,004, 26,634 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $142,369, house prices in Oshkosh are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Oshkosh, accounting for 55.70% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Oshkosh include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 24.05%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 13.93%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.83%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Oshkosh are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 48.83% owning and 51.17% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Oshkosh 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 Oshkosh built before 1939 ( 28.07%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 25.43%). There's also some housing in Oshkosh built between 2000 and later ( 13.73%).

Oshkosh Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Oshkosh's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging 2.06% during the period.

Over the last year, Oshkosh appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Oshkosh's appreciation rate has been 3.98%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Oshkosh were at 1.99%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 8.21%.

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

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$142,369

Oshkosh, WI HOME PRICES

> $1,185,000
0.1%
0.1%
$889,001 - $1,185,000
0.2%
0.2%
$592,001 - $889,000
1.2%
1.2%
$474,001 - $592,000
1.2%
1.2%
$355,001 - $474,000
4.2%
4.2%
$237,001 - $355,000
10.3%
10.3%
$118,001 - $237,000
52.4%
52.4%
$59,001 - $118,000
27.1%
27.1%
$0 - $59,000
3.3%
3.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES
Value Relative To State

Low for Nation

Very Low for WI

Value Relative To Nation

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
26,634

Oshkosh Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
WI*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2020 Q3 - 2020 Q4
Last 12 Months:
2019 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 2 Years:
2018 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 5 Years:
2015 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Last 10 Years:
2010 Q4 - 2020 Q4
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2020 Q4
45.17% 1.79%
2
2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$877 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners
48.8%
48.8%
Renters
51.2%
51.2%
Vacant
7.1%
7.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

2000 or Newer
13.7%
13.7%
1970 - 1999
32.8%
32.8%
1940 - 1969
25.4%
25.4%
1939 or Older
28.1%
28.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Types of Homes

Single-Family
55.7%
55.7%
Townhomes
4.8%
4.8%
Small Apt. Buildings
13.9%
13.9%
Apt. Complexes
24.0%
24.0%
Mobile Homes
1.5%
1.5%
Other
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES

Home Size

No Bedroom
3.0%
3.0%
1 Bedroom
10.6%
10.6%
2 Bedrooms
34.6%
34.6%
3 Bedrooms
37.1%
37.1%
4 Bedrooms
11.9%
11.9%
5 or more bedrooms
2.9%
2.9%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF HOMES