The total housing units in Cottage Grove is 12,359.

Cottage Grove has seen a rapid growth in housing to go along with its population. In 2017 there were a total of 293 units built in the community. Moving forward the City of Cottage Grove continues to make housing and creating a diverse range housing available to all its existing and future residents.

Owner-Occupied Housing Units

The total number of owner-occupied units is 11,899.

This is data on owner-occupied housing, which is defined as a unit in which the owner or co-owner that lives in the unit even if it is mortgaged or not fully paid for.  The majority of owner-occupied units in Cottage Grove are single-family homes with attached garages.

Occupied and Rental Chart


Cottage Grove is always working to offer a wide variety of housing to residents at a variety of price ranges. This is information on the costs of both housing and rental units within the community.

Sources: U.S. Census 2012 to 2016 American Community Survey (ACS)

Selected Monthly Owner Costs

The number of housing units with a mortgage is 7,881. The median price is $1,696.

Less Than $50043
$500 to $999642
$1,000 to $1,4992,270
$1,500 to $1,9992,510
$2,000 to $2,4991,246
$2,500 to $2,999756
$3,000 or more414

Gross Rent

The number of occupied units paying rent is 1,598. The median price is $1,170.

Less Than $500
$500 to $999
$1,000 to $1,499760
$1,500 to $1,999
$2,000 to $2,499
$2,500 to $2,999
$3,000 or More