St. Francis, WI


Highest Appreciating St. Francis Neighborhoods Since 2000

St. Francis, 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

St. Francis Housing Market Information

With a population of 9,557, 4,674 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $142,850, St. Francis 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 St. Francis, accounting for 47.27% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in St. Francis include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 41.61%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 9.37%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 1.75%).

People in St. Francis primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. St. Francis has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

At the end of World War II, American soldiers returned home triumphant and, with the help of the GI Bill, built homes by the millions on the edges of America's cities. These homes were predominantly capes and ranches, modest in size, but built to house a growing middle-class as the 20th century became the American century. St. Francis's housing was primarily built during this period, from the '40s through the '60s. A full 44.56% of the city's housing hails from this era. Other housing ages represented in St. Francis include homes built between 1970-1999 ( 29.59%) and housing constructed before 1939 ( 14.35%). There's also some housing in St. Francis built between 2000 and later ( 11.50%).

St. Francis Home Appreciation Rates

St. Francis's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in St. Francis during the period has been just -1.79%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, St. Francis appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, St. Francis's appreciation rate has been 1.96%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in St. Francis were at 1.02%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of 4.13%.

Relative to Wisconsin, our data show that St. Francis's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 80% of the other cities and towns in Wisconsin.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $1,068,000 0.0
$801,001 - $1,068,000 0.0
$534,001 - $801,000 0.0
$427,001 - $534,000 0.0
$320,001 - $427,000 1.2
$214,001 - $320,000 9.4
$107,001 - $214,000 77.6
$54,001 - $107,000 8.9
$0 - $54,000 2.9

Low for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
53.3809914449783 74.9486652977413

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

St. Francis 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
24.37% 1.27% 4 3
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$850 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 48.07
Renters 51.93
Vacant 6.82

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF St. Francis HOMES
2000 or Newer 11.5
1970 - 1999 29.6
1940 - 1969 44.6
1939 or Older 14.4

Types of Homes

Single-Family 47.3
Townhomes 1.8
Small Apt. Buildings 9.4
Apt. Complexes 41.6
Mobile Homes 0.0
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 4.49
1 Bedroom 29.86
2 Bedrooms 29.76
3 Bedrooms 28.75
4 Bedrooms 6.30
5 or more bedrooms 0.84