West Bend, WI Real Estate

West Bend Homes

Located in Southeastern Wisconsin, West Bend, Wisconsin offers residents a small town atmosphere. With a population of about 30,000 people, West Bend is near lakes and is surrounded by beautiful countryside views. Positioned in the heart of the Kettle Moraine , West Bend allows for many outdoor activities. The City of Milwaukee is less than an hour away for those who take pleasure in the big city environment.

Long-time and new residents both enjoy homes and the gorgeous landscape offered in the area. The West Bend housing market offers an array of options from older frame and brick homes to newer custom built homes. The average price of a home in West Bend is $180,000. Condominiums are also an option in the West Bend area. The average cost of a condominium is $70,000.

Offering over 1,200 acres of parks for entertainment in West Bend.

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Schools
  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Decorah Elementary School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 485 Not Provided Decorah Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Fair Park Elementary School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 561 Not Provided Fair Park Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Green Tree Elementary School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 425 Not Provided Green Tree Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Jackson Elementary School (Jackson) West Bend School District public 496 Not Provided Jackson Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Mclane Elementary School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 578 Not Provided Mclane Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Montessori Children House West Bend (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided Montessori Children House West Bend GreatSchools Rating
Silverbrook Middle School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 591 Not Provided Silverbrook Middle School GreatSchools Rating
West Bend Christian School (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided West Bend Christian School GreatSchools Rating
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  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Badger Middle School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 961 Not Provided Badger Middle School GreatSchools Rating
First Baptist Academy (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided First Baptist Academy GreatSchools Rating
Good Shepherd Lutheran School (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided Good Shepherd Lutheran School GreatSchools Rating
Holy Angels School (West Bend) private 331 Not Provided Holy Angels School GreatSchools Rating
St Frances Cabrini School (West Bend) private 376 Not Provided St Frances Cabrini School GreatSchools Rating
St John's Lutheran School (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided St John's Lutheran School GreatSchools Rating
St Mary School (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided St Mary School GreatSchools Rating
Trinity Lutheran School (West Bend) private 0 Not Provided Trinity Lutheran School GreatSchools Rating
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  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
East High School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 1161 Not Provided East High School GreatSchools Rating
Pathways (West Bend) West Bend School District charter 50 Not Provided Pathways GreatSchools Rating
Tricenter Alternative School (West Bend) private 5 Not Provided Tricenter Alternative School GreatSchools Rating
Washington Street School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 5 Not Provided Washington Street School GreatSchools Rating
West High School (West Bend) West Bend School District public 1144 Not Provided West High School GreatSchools Rating
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Demographics

Population Demographics

  City County State
Total Population 49,312 132,133 5,687,217
Total Households 19,835 51,913 2,286,339
Total Families 13,723 37,826 1,476,860
Population Density 754 3,491 437,888
Percent Male 49% 49% 50%
Percent Female 51% 51% 50%
White Collar Jobs 62% 64% 55%
Blue Collar Jobs 38% 36% 45%

Top Occupations

Professions Population Employed
Manufacturing 5,601
Healthcare 4,893
Retail 4,573
Sales 4,338
Transportation 3,825
Information, Scientific and Technical 2,947
Management 2,895
Education 2,442
Professional Services 1,906
Natural Resources 1,880

Male Female Breakdown

Population Age

White vs Blue Collar Jobs

Top Professions

Work Transportation Method

Household Income with Head of House hold under age of 25

Household Income with Head of House Hold between the ages of 25 and 44

Household Income with Head of House Hold between the ages of 45 and 64

Household Income with Head of Household over the age of 65

Housing Demographics

  City County State
Total Housing Units 21,097 54,754 2,620,437
Owner Occupied Housing Units 14,154 40,510 1,568,389
Renter Occupied Housing Units 5,681 11,406 717,965
Vacant Housing Units 1,274 2,851 334,086
Occupancy Rate 94% 95% 87%
Vehicles Per Housing Unit 4 23 1,560

Commute Time To Work

  City County State
Less than 5 minutes 1,061 2,695 128,186
5 - 14 minutes 7,097 11,973 378,498
15 - 29 minutes 7,076 12,744 448,442
30 - 44 minutes 5,594 11,608 290,752
45-59 minutes 2,122 5,189 143,851
Over 60 minutes 1,152 2,436 80,997

Total Housing Units

Housing By Occupant

Commute Time To Work

Monthly Rental Rates

Monthly Mortgage Costs

Age of Homeowners

Education Attainment

  City County State
Some High School 3,060 6,961 374,133
High School Graduate 11,132 28,827 1,258,952
Some College 8,199 20,703 808,107
Associates Degree 3,471 9,531 355,880
Bachelors Degree 6,050 17,451 663,912
Graduate Degree 2,537 6,445 243,136

Education Attainment


Market Conditions

Market Conditions for West Bend

February 2017

Median Sale Price
$170,000

 DOWN -2.01%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
133

 UP 2.30%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
17

 DOWN -45.16%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
67

 DOWN -18.29%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in February was $170,000. The median sales price for homes in February fell by ($3,500) compared to last month. This represents a 2.01% decrease from January. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes fell by ($9,900) representing a -5.5% year-over-year change.

The median sales price is the middle value of all sales occurring in the market during the past thirty days when you arrange these sales prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of a few unusually low or high sales prices.

Homes for Sale

The inventory of homes for sale rose by 3 in February to 133. This represents 2.3% increase from January when 130 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 177 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 44 representing a -24.85% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Homes Sold

The inventory of homes for sale rose by 3 in February to 133. This represents 2.3% increase from January when 130 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 177 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 44 representing a -24.85% year-over-year change.

Homes for sale represents the number of active listings on the market during the specified month as reported in the MLS system operating within the market area.

Avg Days on Market

The average days on market for a home sold in February (67) decreased by 15 days compared to January. This represents a 18.29% decrease in days on market for homes in the market from the previous month. Compared to the same month last year, the days on market for homes sold decreased by 34, a -33.66% year-over-year change.

Average Days on Market is the time period between the date when a home is listed for sale in an MLS system and the date it is sold.

Sale/List Price Ratio

The Sale/List Price Ratio of 97.1% in February rose by 4.1% compared to January and increased 3.11% compared to the same period last year.

Sale/List Price Ratio is the sale price of a listing divided by the original list price expressed as a percentage. The Sale/List Price Ratio for the market is determined by adding the Sale/List Price Ratio for each listing sold in the market during the month and dividing by the number of listings sold during the month.

New Homes

The number of homes listed in February (39) fell by 9 compared to January, a 18.75% change. Compared to February 2016, the number of new listings decreased by 12, a -23.52% year-over-year change.

Newly Listed Homes are the total count of homes that have been listed within the market area during the most recent month, as reported in the MLS system(s) operating in the market area.

Median List Price Homes

The median list price in February was $167,900. The median list price for homes in February fell by ($22,050) compared to last month. This represents a 11.6% decrease from January. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes decreased ($12,000) representing a -6.67% year-over-year decrease.

The median list price is the middle value of all currently active listings as reported in the MLS systems in the market area when you arrange these list prices from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average as the median does not change as much as a result of the existence of a few unusually low or high list prices.




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