Despite Sheboygan County being a leader in annual job creation in Wisconsin; single-family home starts have lagged behind. Here are some key facts:
2010 - 2016 Total Housing Permits Pulled
2.8% - US Average
2.6% - Wisconsin Average
1.0% - Sheboygan County
*Sheboygan County not building as many homes.
2015 Average Building Permit Cost
$277,000 - Sheboygan County Average
$243,000 - Wisconsin Average
$233,000 - US Average
*The few homes Sheboygan County builds are more expensive (custom) homes
Based on current trends and known development it is estimated another 73 residential homes/units must be built every year.
Please contact the SCEDC offices to learn more.