Milwaukee Real Estate Market Overview

Could Milwaukee, 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 Milwaukee. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Milwaukee such as Wa...uwatosa and West Allis. When you’re ready, Trulia has 1,511 resale and new homes in Milwaukee lined up for you, including 13 open houses, and 1,697 home 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 Milwaukee show a 8% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -2% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Milwaukee for Feb 25 to May 24 was $140,000 based on 321 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Milwaukee was $115, an increase of 11% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Milwaukee for Apr 25 to May 25 was $1,100.


Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee

There are 231 schools in Milwaukee.

Elementary Schools

Richards Elementary School

Public, PK - 5


Stormonth Elementary School

Public, PK - 4


Wilson Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools

Whitefish Bay Middle School

Public, 6 - 8


Bayside Middle School

Public, 5 - 8


Fernwood Montessori School

Public, PK - 8

High Schools

Whitefish Bay High School

Public, 9 - 12


Shorewood High School

Public, 9 - 12


Nathan Hale High School

Public, 9 - 12


Get to know your neighbors in Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee 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
88% commute by car
0% commute by bike
7% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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