Delaware Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Delaware

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+14.58%
+43,561
342,297
+43.42%
+19,252
63,588
+18.31%
+62,813
405,885
2000
+20.7%
+51,239
298,736
+4.51%
+1,914
44,336
+18.33%
+53,153
343,072
1990
247,497
42,422
289,919

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Delaware has 342,297 occupied housing units. This is a 14.58% (43,561) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 38.3% (94,800) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Delaware has 63,588 vacant housing units. This is a 43.42% (19,252) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 49.89% (21,166) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
177,133
69,591
+15.57%
+12,875
95,573
+313.91%
+259,599
342,297
2000
0
0
+12.23%
+9,014
82,698
+12.23%
+9,014
82,698
1990
0
0
73,684
73,684

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Delaware has 177,133 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Delaware has 69,591 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Delaware has 95,573 renter occupied housing units. This is a 15.57% (12,875) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 29.71% (21,889) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Unit Breakout

DateFor RentRented, not occupiedFor sale onlySold, not occupiedFor seasonal, recreational, or occasional useFor migrant workersOtherTotal
2010
+2295.96%
+169,740
177,133
-60.07%
-1,017
676
+82.86%
+2,712
5,985
-40.28%
-682
1,011
+38.35%
+9,962
35,939
-18.87%
-10
43
+43.52%
+2,588
8,535
+398.21%
+183,293
229,322
2000
+18.44%
+1,151
7,393
1,693
-19.5%
-793
3,273
1,693
+34.4%
+6,649
25,977
+43.24%
+16
53
-45.34%
-4,932
5,947
+13.51%
+5,477
46,029
1990
6,242
0
4,066
0
19,328
37
10,879
40,552

For Rent

As of 2010, Delaware has 177,133 housing units for rent. This is a 2295.96% (169,740) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 2737.76% (170,891) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Delaware has 676 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -60.07% (-1,017) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Delaware has 5,985 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 82.86% (2,712) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 47.2% (1,919) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Delaware has 1,011 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -40.28% (-682) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Delaware has 35,939 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 38.35% (9,962) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 85.94% (16,611) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Delaware has 43 housing units for migrant workers. This is a -18.87% (-10) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 16.22% (6) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Delaware has 8,535 other vacant housing units. This is a 43.52% (2,588) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a -21.55% (-2,344) decrease compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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