West Bend, WI Real Estate

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.

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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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West Bend properties for sale

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 49,674 133,027 5,742,119
Total Households 20,183 52,886 2,299,100
Total Families 13,611 37,907 1,469,281
Population Density 753 3,514 446,124
Percent Male 50% 50% 50%
Percent Female 50% 50% 50%
White Collar Jobs 60% 64% 56%
Blue Collar Jobs 40% 36% 44%

Top Occupations

Professions Population Employed
Manufacturing 6,341
Healthcare 5,088
Transportation 4,576
Sales 4,401
Retail 4,323
Management 2,946
Information, Scientific and Technical 2,812
Education 2,490
Professional Services 1,949
Natural Resources 1,794

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 21,135 55,351 2,641,602
Owner Occupied Housing Units 14,798 41,251 1,547,197
Renter Occupied Housing Units 5,373 11,628 751,903
Vacant Housing Units 964 2,472 342,513
Occupancy Rate 95% 96% 87%
Vehicles Per Housing Unit 4 23 1,563

Commute Time To Work

  City County State
Less than 5 minutes 1,095 2,407 124,926
5 - 14 minutes 7,501 12,375 376,184
15 - 29 minutes 7,153 12,292 452,834
30 - 44 minutes 5,780 11,883 293,134
45-59 minutes 2,260 5,744 152,657
Over 60 minutes 1,349 2,670 86,073

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 2,547 6,241 347,427
High School Graduate 11,083 27,763 1,239,522
Some College 8,155 21,255 817,979
Associates Degree 3,847 10,533 390,482
Bachelors Degree 6,642 19,323 713,854
Graduate Degree 2,424 6,405 262,024

Education Attainment


Market Conditions

Market Conditions for West Bend

October 2017

Median Sale Price
$193,200

 UP 9.15%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
153

 DOWN -4.96%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
38

 DOWN -35.59%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
42

 UP 5.00%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in October was $193,200. The median sales price for homes in October rose by $16,200 compared to last month. This represents a 9.15% increase from September. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes rose by $10,400 representing a 5.68% 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 fell by 8 in October to 153. This represents 4.96% decrease from September when 161 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 183 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 30 representing a -16.39% 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 fell by 8 in October to 153. This represents 4.96% decrease from September when 161 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 183 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 30 representing a -16.39% 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 October (42) increased by 2 days compared to September. This represents a 5% increase 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 18, a -30% 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 96.11% in October fell by 0.93% compared to September and increased 0.26% 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 October (52) fell by 1 compared to September, a 1.88% change. Compared to October 2016, the number of new listings increased by 6, a 13.04% 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 October was $183,700. The median list price for homes in October rose by $3,800 compared to last month. This represents a 2.11% increase from September. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes unchanged $0 representing a 0% year-over-year change.

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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