New Berlin, WI Real Estate

New Berlin (population – 39,865) sits on the outskirts of beautiful Waukesha County and is advantageously situated between Madison and Milwaukee. The city has an expansive industrial park, comprised of more than 599 businesses and 13,000 employees. In addition, New Berlin is a city with a strong commitment to community forestry; it was honored as a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation – a recognition it received for a tenth year in 2011.

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In 2009, Money Magazine ranked New Berlin #34 in its Top 100 List of Best Small American Towns in which to live.

New Berlin has received two prestigious technology awards: 2011 Digital City Survey winner and the 2012 CIO 100 Award Honoree recognizing New Berlin’s constant striving to be at the forefront of cutting edge technology for cities.

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New Berlin offers a wide range of sports and activities such as soccer, biking, playgrounds, cross-country skiing, walking, disc golf and traditional golf. It currently boasts 26 parks expanding approximately 855 acres. The city’s well-forested areas not only provide a great rural-feel, but also help maintain the area’s high property values.

New Berlin hosts many events throughout the year, including the Big Tree Contest, Concerts in the Park, Movies in the Park and the City Wide Halloween Party.

The New Berlin Public Library offers an excellent selection of books and various media. It hosts book discussion groups, chess clubs and a veteran/history research center.

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The first settlers, Sidney Evans and P.G. Harrington, arrived in what is now the City of New Berlin in 1836. The area was initially part of the Town of Muskego, and in 1839 was separated to become the Town of Mentor.

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New Berlin properties for sale

Schools
  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Brookfield Elementary School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 543 Not Provided Brookfield Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Burleigh Elementary School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 667 Not Provided Burleigh Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Country Meadows Elementary School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 291 Not Provided Country Meadows Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Dixon Elementary School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 388 Not Provided Dixon Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Elmwood Elementary School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 581 Not Provided Elmwood Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Franklin Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 340 Not Provided Franklin Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Hoover Elementary School (New Berlin) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 456 Not Provided Hoover Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Horace Mann Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 551 Not Provided Horace Mann Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Irving Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 494 Not Provided Irving Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Jefferson Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 560 Not Provided Jefferson Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Longfellow Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 322 Not Provided Longfellow Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Madison Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 212 Not Provided Madison Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Mill Valley Elementary School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 365 Not Provided Mill Valley Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Mitchell Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 470 Not Provided Mitchell Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Muskego Elementary School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 248 Not Provided Muskego Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Orchard Lane Elementary School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 451 Not Provided Orchard Lane Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Pershing Elementary School (West Milwaukee) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 280 Not Provided Pershing Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Poplar Creek Elementary School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 493 Not Provided Poplar Creek Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Ronald Reagan Elementary School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 686 Not Provided Ronald Reagan Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Swanson Elementary School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 711 Not Provided Swanson Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Tess Corners Elementary School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 521 Not Provided Tess Corners Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Tonawanda Elementary School (Elm Grove) Elmbrook School District public 376 Not Provided Tonawanda Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Walker Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 387 Not Provided Walker Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
Wilson Elementary School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 461 Not Provided Wilson Elementary School GreatSchools Rating
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  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Bay Lane Middle School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 687 Not Provided Bay Lane Middle School GreatSchools Rating
Frank Lloyd Wright Intermediate School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 1057 Not Provided Frank Lloyd Wright Intermediate School GreatSchools Rating
Holy Apostles School (New Berlin) private 0 Not Provided Holy Apostles School GreatSchools Rating
Lake Denoon Middle School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 739 Not Provided Lake Denoon Middle School GreatSchools Rating
Lane Intermediate (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 0 Not Provided Lane Intermediate GreatSchools Rating
Lincoln Intermediate School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 350 Not Provided Lincoln Intermediate School GreatSchools Rating
Pilgrim Park Middle School (Elm Grove) Elmbrook School District public 793 Not Provided Pilgrim Park Middle School GreatSchools Rating
Star Of Bethlehem Lutheran School (New Berlin) private 191 Not Provided Star Of Bethlehem Lutheran School GreatSchools Rating
West Milwaukee Intermediate School (West Milwaukee) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 496 Not Provided West Milwaukee Intermediate School GreatSchools Rating
Wisconsin Hills Middle School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 865 Not Provided Wisconsin Hills Middle School GreatSchools Rating
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  District Type Enrollment # Student Teacher Ratio GreatSchool Rank
Alternative Learning Center (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 222 Not Provided Alternative Learning Center GreatSchools Rating
Brookfield Central High School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 1313 Not Provided Brookfield Central High School GreatSchools Rating
Central High School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 1343 Not Provided Central High School GreatSchools Rating
East High School (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 1259 Not Provided East High School GreatSchools Rating
Eisenhower Middle/High School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 1217 Not Provided Eisenhower Middle/High School GreatSchools Rating
Fairview South (Brookfield) Elmbrook School District public 22 Not Provided Fairview South GreatSchools Rating
Heritage Christian Schools (New Berlin) private 595 Not Provided Heritage Christian Schools GreatSchools Rating
Muskego High School (Muskego) Muskego-Norway School District public 1653 Not Provided Muskego High School GreatSchools Rating
Nathan Hale High School (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District public 1625 Not Provided Nathan Hale High School GreatSchools Rating
New Berlin Middle/High School (New Berlin) New Berlin School District public 1174 Not Provided New Berlin Middle/High School GreatSchools Rating
Shared Journeys (West Allis) West Allis-West Milwaukee School District charter 14 Not Provided Shared Journeys GreatSchools Rating
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Demographics

Population Demographics

  City County State
Total Population 39,557 394,355 5,687,217
Total Households 16,042 154,857 2,286,339
Total Families 11,293 110,170 1,476,860
Population Density 2,205 22,523 437,888
Percent Male 48% 49% 50%
Percent Female 52% 51% 50%
White Collar Jobs 74% 72% 55%
Blue Collar Jobs 26% 28% 45%

Top Occupations

Professions Population Employed
Healthcare 4,827
Information, Scientific and Technical 3,763
Management 3,717
Sales 3,567
Manufacturing 3,549
Retail 2,968
Education 2,513
Professional Services 2,415
Transportation 2,332
Arts and Media 1,193

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 16,693 162,576 2,620,437
Owner Occupied Housing Units 12,506 118,880 1,568,389
Renter Occupied Housing Units 3,537 35,979 717,965
Vacant Housing Units 652 7,779 334,086
Occupancy Rate 96% 95% 87%
Vehicles Per Housing Unit 4 53 1,560

Commute Time To Work

  City County State
Less than 5 minutes 343 5,440 128,186
5 - 14 minutes 4,324 21,876 377,349
15 - 29 minutes 9,595 36,805 450,093
30 - 44 minutes 3,777 27,925 289,211
45-59 minutes 1,019 13,157 143,851
Over 60 minutes 675 4,896 81,022

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 922 12,095 374,133
High School Graduate 6,882 69,586 1,258,952
Some College 6,211 59,487 808,107
Associates Degree 2,546 24,466 355,880
Bachelors Degree 8,422 71,668 663,912
Graduate Degree 3,375 26,907 243,635

Education Attainment


Market Conditions

Market Conditions for New Berlin

August 2017

Median Sale Price
$267,900

 UP 2.84%
vs. Month Ago
Homes for Sale
123

 DOWN -0.80%
vs. Month Ago
Homes Sold
51

 DOWN -17.74%
vs. Month Ago
Avg Days on Market
29

 DOWN -3.33%
vs. Month Ago

Median Sale Price

The median sale price for homes in August was $267,900. The median sales price for homes in August rose by $7,400 compared to last month. This represents a 2.84% increase from July. Compared to the same month last year, the median price of homes rose by $7,900 representing a 3.03% 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 1 in August to 123. This represents 0.8% decrease from July when 124 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 135 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 12 representing a -8.88% 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 1 in August to 123. This represents 0.8% decrease from July when 124 homes were on the market. Compared to the same month last year when there were 135 homes for sale, the inventory of homes for sale has fallen by 12 representing a -8.88% 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 August (29) decreased by 1 days compared to July. This represents a 3.33% 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 7, a -19.44% 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 99.18% in August rose by 0.79% compared to July and increased 1.08% 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 August (63) fell by 2 compared to July, a 3.07% change. Compared to August 2016, the number of new listings decreased by 11, a -14.86% 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 August was $274,900. The median list price for homes in August rose by $33,000 compared to last month. This represents a 13.64% increase from July. Compared to the same month last year, the median list price of homes increased $2,700 representing a 0.99% year-over-year increase.

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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