53221 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Milwaukee, WI 53221 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 53221. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 53221 such as Wauw...atosa and West Allis. When you’re ready, Trulia has 130 resale and new homes in 53221 lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 53221 show a 11% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -13% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 53221 for May 24 to Aug 23 was $144,900 based on 63 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 53221 was $107, an increase of 2% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 53221 for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,172.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

53221 has very low crime relative to the rest of Milwaukee County.

Knowing more about crime activity in and around 53221 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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Best Schools in 53221

There are 52 schools in 53221.

Elementary Schools

Fernwood Montessori School

Public, K-8


Milwaukee German Immersion School

Public, K-5


Whittier School

Charter, PK-5

Middle Schools

Fernwood Montessori School

Public, K-8


Golda Meir School

Public, 3-9


Maryland Avenue Montessori School

Public, K-8

High Schools

Ronald W. Reagan IB High School

Public, 9-12


Rufus King International School

Public, 6-12


Greenfield High School

Public, 9-12


Get to know your neighbors in 53221 by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

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Most people in 53221 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
92% commute by car
0% commute by bike
3% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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