Stevens Point, WI


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Stevens Point, WI Real Estate Data

Stevens Point Housing Market Information

With a population of 26,604, 10,529 total housing units (homes and apartments), and a median house value of $139,366, house prices in Stevens Point are solidly below the national average.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Stevens Point, accounting for 52.77% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Stevens Point include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 22.44%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 18.10%), and a few row houses and other attached homes ( 4.56%).

The most prevalent building size and type in Stevens Point are three and four bedroom dwellings, chiefly found in single-family detached homes. The city has a mixture of owners and renters, with 43.11% owning and 56.89% renting.

There is a lot of housing in Stevens Point 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 Stevens Point built between 1940-1969 ( 26.61%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 25.28%). There's also some housing in Stevens Point built between 2000 and later ( 13.81%).

Stevens Point Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in Stevens Point have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 7.19%, which ranks in the top 50% nationwide. This equates to an annual average Stevens Point house appreciation rate of 0.70%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, Stevens Point's appreciation rate, at 4.77%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, Stevens Point's appreciation rate has been 1.22%, which annualizes to a rate of 4.99%.

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

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:

Stevens Point, WI HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,107,000 0.1
$831,001 - $1,107,000 0.1
$554,001 - $831,000 0.3
$443,001 - $554,000 0.8
$332,001 - $443,000 1.6
$222,001 - $332,000 8.7
$111,001 - $222,000 55.7
$55,001 - $111,000 29.8
$0 - $55,000 2.9

Low for WI
Average for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
56.0402881068103 77.82340862423

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$793 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 43.11
Renters 56.89
Vacant 6.49

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

AGE OF Stevens Point HOMES
2000 or Newer 13.8
1970 - 1999 34.3
1940 - 1969 26.6
1939 or Older 25.3

Types of Homes

TYPE OF Stevens Point HOMES
Single-Family 52.8
Townhomes 4.6
Small Apt. Buildings 18.1
Apt. Complexes 22.4
Mobile Homes 2.1
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF Stevens Point HOMES
No Bedroom 1.81
1 Bedroom 13.85
2 Bedrooms 32.35
3 Bedrooms 34.98
4 Bedrooms 13.09
5 or more bedrooms 3.91

Stevens Point Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
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
31.86% 1.64% 6 3
* 10 is highest