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Apartments for rent in Fitchburg, WI

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See what Fitchburg, WI has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Fitchburg

Quiet, some. Not worried about people knicking or running into my car. The wild life in my backyard. Pheasants. deer, turkeys, cranes

Near the downtown area. Walking distance to everything. Bars. Parks close by. Beaches are close. Restaurants are close too.

Lots of big, old trees. We can walk our children to school. There are multiple great parks/green spaces close by.

Who Lives Here

Fitchburg Demographics

Education

High School

23%

Associate's

29%

Bachelor's

31%

Master's

12%

Doctorate

5%

Family Size

2 people

48%

3 people

24%

4 people

18%

5 people

6%

6+ people

3%

Household Income

0-50k

37%

50-100k

30%

100-150k

16%

150-200k

6%

200k+

11%

Age

0-10

13%

10-20

10%

20-45

42%

45-65

22%

65+

13%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Fitchburg?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$1300$1550-$2385
Jan '24$1300$1550-$2297
Dec '23$1300$1550-$2300
Nov '23$1334$1537-$2300
Oct '23$1334$1562-$2350
Sep '23$1319$1562-$2400
Aug '23$1319$1562-$2467
Jul '23$1350$1570-$2400
Jun '23$1350$1567-$2400
May '23$1350$1575-$2350
Apr '23$1350$1575-$2450
Mar '23$1350$1570-$2407
Feb '23$1350$1565-$2175

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Fitchburg

Fitchburg Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

27%

15-30 Mins

50%

30-40 Mins

14%

40-60 Mins

6%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3737

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 10 of 13 renters

Percentage: 6565

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 13 of 13 renters

Top Scores: Grocery, Restaurant, Coffee

Things To Do In Fitchburg

Top Score

Grocery Stores

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The food shops around here are few and far between.

  1. Few grocery stores per resident
  2. 65% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. 5% more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fitchburg serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 69% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 10% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The coffee scene is lukewarm in Fitchburg.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 47% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 50% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Fitchburg is running dry.

  1. Few bars and clubs per resident
  2. 70% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. 25% more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll have to workout somewhere else to keep fit.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 62% fewer gyms than average
  3. 25% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fitchburg could do with more oppawtunities for pets.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 14% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 9% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We have a bone to pick with this Fitchburg's access to medical care.

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 37% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. Significantly more medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Honk if you see a gas station.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 49% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 67% more gas stations than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

An all around mediocre performance for art.

  1. Few fine art centers per resident
  2. 100% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 100% fewer fine art centers than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Fitchburg Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 13 of 13 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 13 of 13 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 12 of 13 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 12 of 13 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 12 of 13 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 12 of 13 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 11 of 13 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 11 of 13 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 10 of 13 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 10 of 13 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 10 of 13 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 9 of 13 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 9 of 13 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Nice Views

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 7 of 13 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 9 of 13 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 11 of 13 renters

Fitchburg Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Fitchburg

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What You Need to Know

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All About

Living in Fitchburg, WI

A small city in Wisconsin, Fitchburg has a population of slightly less than 28,000. Families with young children will feel right at home, as kids under 5 account for an above-average 8% of the community, while young adults are less well-represented. Overall, the city's residents, with an average age of just over 36, skew decidedly younger than most cities in Wisconsin. Residents are fairly evenly split between renting (51%) and owning (49%) their home despite an average rent of $1,027 per month, which exceeds the state average by $154 per month.

Fitchburg residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose. The four most common are healthcare, retail, scientific, and education. Combined, these industries make up 27% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in management, which ranks as the top career path in the city. Fitchburg workers bring in an average annual income of just over $82K, around $14,000 more than the average Wisconsin resident. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), Fitchburg has a relatively high concentration of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 9% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Furthermore, 20% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.

Fitchburg residents have an average commute of about 23 minutes, outperforming nearly 70% of cities in the state. Driving is the typical way to get to work, chosen by 48% of commuters, while public transit isn't extensively used. Relatively few residents walk to work.