WI Homeownership Rate 2015

Percentage of Homeownership by Decade and State

There has been a lot of talk about the falling homeownership rate in the United States.  In December 2004, the percentage of those owning a home reached an all-time high of 69.4%, with the 2015 reported rate at 62.9%.  When comparing these 2 figures, there is some room for concern regarding the difference.

Historic Homeownership Rates
over the last 30 years

% Homeowners - Chart

2015 Homeownership Rates
by State

% Homewoner - by State

There are several states in blue indicating a greater homeownership rate than the national average.  Even though the homeownership rate has fallen, the percentage is still healthy at a healthy rate compared to historic numbers.