Madison Real Estate Market Overview

Could Madison, WI be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Madison. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Madison such as Fitchbur...g and Verona. When you’re ready, Trulia has 798 resale and new homes in Madison lined up for you, including 90 open houses, and 142 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$225,000

Median Sales Price

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$146

Price Per Sqft

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$1,737

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Madison show a 4% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Madison for May 25 to Aug 24 was $225,000 based on 978 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Madison was $146, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Madison for Jul 25 to Aug 25 was $1,737.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Madison can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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6,739

Counts of Theft

4,061

Counts of Community Policing

3,917

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Madison

There are 52 schools in Madison.

Elementary Schools
10

Shorewood Hills Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Randall Elementary School

Public, 3 - 5

9

Van Hise Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

Hamilton Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

8

Spring Harbor Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

7

O'keeffe Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
8

West High School

Public, 9 - 12

8

Monona Grove High School

Public, 9 - 12

6

Memorial High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Madison by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
47%
Single residents
Home owners
57%
Home owners
Median age
34
Median age
Household income
$55,859
Median household income
College educated
60%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Madison commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
84% commute by car
3% commute by bike
7% commute by public transportation
3% commute by foot

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