Williams Bay Real Estate

Welcome to Williams Bay WI!

Living in Williams Bay


Williams Bay was voted the #4 best place to retire in Wisconsin. It is a waterfront community. There are also many restaurants, coffee shops, and pubs for year-round entertainment. It is internationally known for being home to the University of Chicago’s Yerkes Observatory which holds the largest refracting telescope. It’s also home to the Belfry Music Theatre which frequently features high-quality, professional bands and original recording artists from around the globe in an upbeat, family-friendly environment.


The population is approximately 2,600, and over 80% of the residents have some form of higher education. Approximately 76% of the residents own their homes. The latest median sale price of single-family homes is $402,695, while the median rent is $1,200. It’s also a great place for families as Williams Bay High School and Fontana Elementary are top-rated public schools. With crime rates well below the national average, it’s a wonderfully safe place to be.


Below is a dashboard representing the real estate market for the city of Williams Bay, WI. The Listings Summary section gives an overview of homes in total, new to the market, reduced, etc. You can click on each to see a more detailed list of homes in each of these categories.

Listed by: Shorewest Realtors, Inc.
Listed by: Compass Wisconsin-Lake Geneva
Listed by: Shorewest Realtors, Inc.

Williams Bay - Town vs. County Stats

Avg Price in Williams Bay: $551,500 / County Avg $896,100


Avg Taxes in Williams Bay: $2,400 / County Avg $5,300


Avg Sq. Ft. in Williams Bay: 2,122 / County Avg 2,391


Avg Price per/sqft in Williams Bay:$260 / County Avg $375


Avg Walkscore in Williams Bay: 5 / County Avg 22


Avg Year Built in Williams Bay: 1996 / County Avg 1980


Avg Days on Website in Williams Bay: 157 / County Avg 74


Williams Bay Real Estate Market Health

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