Prairie du Chien, WI


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Prairie du Chien, 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

Prairie du Chien Housing Market Information

With a population of 5,757, 2,432 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $151,440, Prairie du Chien 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 Prairie du Chien, accounting for 67.01% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Prairie du Chien include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 18.13%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.48%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 3.76%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Prairie du Chien are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 54.20% owning and 45.80% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Prairie du Chien 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 Prairie du Chien built before 1939 ( 31.79%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 1940-1969 ( 28.85%). There's also some housing in Prairie du Chien built between 2000 and later ( 5.55%).

Prairie du Chien Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Prairie du Chien have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 11.20%, which ranks in the top 30% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Prairie du Chien house appreciation rate of 1.07%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Prairie du Chien's appreciation rate, at 4.38%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Prairie du Chien's appreciation rate has been 0.52%, which annualizes to a rate of 2.09%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that Prairie du Chien's latest annual appreciation rate is higher than 50% of the other cities and towns in Wisconsin.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Prairie du Chien, WI HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,102,000 0.4
$826,001 - $1,102,000 0.0
$551,001 - $826,000 1.9
$441,001 - $551,000 0.9
$331,001 - $441,000 2.7
$220,001 - $331,000 8.9
$110,001 - $220,000 43.8
$55,001 - $110,000 32.2
$0 - $55,000 9.2

Low for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
49.3613031759053 64.6817248459959

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Prairie du Chien 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
34.00% 1.71% 7 4
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$696 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 54.20
Renters 45.80
Vacant 9.46

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Prairie du Chien HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.5
1970 - 1999 33.8
1940 - 1969 28.9
1939 or Older 31.8

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Prairie du Chien HOMES
Single-Family 67.0
Townhomes 3.8
Small Apt. Buildings 7.5
Apt. Complexes 18.1
Mobile Homes 3.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Prairie du Chien HOMES
No Bedroom 3.28
1 Bedroom 14.97
2 Bedrooms 24.68
3 Bedrooms 39.58
4 Bedrooms 14.41
5 or more bedrooms 3.09

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