Pewaukee, WI


Highest Appreciating Pewaukee Neighborhoods Since 2000

Pewaukee, 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

Pewaukee Housing Market Information

With 14,138 people, 5,541 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $283,421, Pewaukee real estate is some of the most expensive in Wisconsin, although Pewaukee home values aren't among America's most expensive.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Pewaukee, accounting for 63.63% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Pewaukee include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.50%), row houses and other attached homes ( 11.77%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 6.10%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Pewaukee. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 78.97% of Pewaukee's homes, and 62.52% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Pewaukee 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 Pewaukee built between 2000 and later ( 22.40%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 16.25%). There's also some housing in Pewaukee built before 1939 ( 6.58%).

Pewaukee Home Appreciation Rates

Real estate appreciation rates in Pewaukee's have tracked to near the national average over the last then years, with the annual appreciation rate averaging -0.22% during the period.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Pewaukee's appreciation rate, at 3.52%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Pewaukee's appreciation rate has been 1.02%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.13%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Pewaukee's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 60% 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 Pewaukee differ in their investment potential, sometimes by a great deal. Fortunately, you can use NeighborhoodScout to pinpoint the exact neighborhoods in Pewaukee - 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 Pewaukee real estate investment or home purchase decisions.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,103,000 1.1
$828,001 - $1,103,000 2.5
$552,001 - $828,000 5.7
$441,001 - $552,000 11.4
$331,001 - $441,000 14.4
$221,001 - $331,000 32.4
$110,001 - $221,000 29.3
$55,001 - $110,000 1.2
$0 - $55,000 1.9

Very High for WI
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
18.1061760225009 6.57084188911704

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Pewaukee 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
34.08% 1.71% 7 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,169 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 78.97
Renters 21.03
Vacant 4.81

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 22.4
1970 - 1999 54.8
1940 - 1969 16.3
1939 or Older 6.6

Types of Homes

Single-Family 63.6
Townhomes 11.8
Small Apt. Buildings 6.1
Apt. Complexes 18.5
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.76
1 Bedroom 5.09
2 Bedrooms 28.41
3 Bedrooms 41.69
4 Bedrooms 20.82
5 or more bedrooms 3.23