Cottage Grove, Wisconsin

Current Temperature ° Population 6,174

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Exceptional
  • No High School Diploma: 6.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 51.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 41.4%

Crime Rate

71.64% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 15
  • Violent Crimes: 74
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 89
  • Property Crime: 742
  • Larceny Theft: 638

Registered Offenders

27.97% Lower than national avg.
  • 7 offenders in Cottage Grove
  • 11.34 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $289,900
  • Median Sales Price: $276,000
  • Foreclosures: 3
  • Homes For Sale: 43
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

166 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 163

Unemployment

Low 2.4%
  • Wisconsin unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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4 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 4 K-12 public schools in Cottage Grove, WI and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Cottage Grove's schools as Exceptional, with an overall A+ rating.
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Crime view details

7 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Cottage Grove, WI

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$289,900 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$276,000 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    3.3%
  • Rented
    23.7%
  • Owned
    73%

43 Homes For Sale View All

$339,900
713 Terrace Ridge Dr
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
4 Beds | 4 Baths
$295,000
721 Cresthaven Dr
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$599,000
1976 Nora Rd
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
4 Beds | 5 Baths
$125,000
4648 Pierceville Rd
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
-- Beds | -- Baths

3 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$245,898
Thrush Ln
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
-- Beds | -- Baths
$129,451
Main
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Nightingale
Cottage Grove, WI 53527
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

70 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Cottage Grove, WI issued 70 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 70 permits, 20 were issued for single family homes and 50 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Cottage Grove, WI issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Cottage Grove, WI
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $775
  • 1 Bedroom: $920
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,090
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,500
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,680

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Environmental Hazards

166 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (179/187)
    Cottage Grove, WI has 95.72% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Cottage Grove, WI is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.26 Average
    Cottage Grove, WI is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 18.15°
  • February 22.73°
  • March 35.55°
  • April 47.07°
  • May 59.21°
  • June 68.6°
  • July 73.32°
  • August 70.22°
  • September 61.73°
  • October 50.72°
  • November 38.5°
  • December 22°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Cottage Grove, WI

Earthquakes
Cottage Grove, WI has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Cottage Grove, WI has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Cottage Grove, WI has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Cottage Grove, WI has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Cottage Grove, WI: $86,923

Unemployment

Unemployment in Cottage Grove is 2.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 4.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.91%
White Collar - 68.09%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Scott Walker
  • Sen. Tammy Baldwin
  • Sen. Ron Johnson

City Representatives

  • Mark Pocan

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in Cottage Grove, WI

4 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Cottage Grove, WI

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Cottage Grove, WI

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Cottage Grove, WI
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