Illinois Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Illinois

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+5.34%
+245,193
4,836,972
+56.46%
+165,907
459,743
+8.41%
+411,100
5,296,715
2000
+9.27%
+389,539
4,591,779
-3.35%
-10,199
293,836
+8.42%
+379,340
4,885,615
1990
4,202,240
304,035
4,506,275

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Illinois has 4,836,972 occupied housing units. This is a 5.34% (245,193) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 15.1% (634,732) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Illinois has 459,743 vacant housing units. This is a 56.46% (165,907) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 51.21% (155,708) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
2,338,493
925,146
+4.69%
+70,438
1,573,333
+221.84%
+3,334,077
4,836,972
2000
0
0
-0.01%
-163
1,502,895
-0.01%
-163
1,502,895
1990
0
0
1,503,058
1,503,058

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Illinois has 2,338,493 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Illinois has 925,146 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Illinois has 1,573,333 renter occupied housing units. This is a 4.69% (70,438) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 4.68% (70,275) 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
+2261.66%
+2,239,474
2,338,493
-74.76%
-23,691
7,998
+76.43%
+35,843
82,739
-47.37%
-15,012
16,677
+59.16%
+17,577
47,289
-22.6%
-92
315
+69.36%
+59,730
145,843
+710.8%
+2,313,829
2,639,354
2000
-24.53%
-32,186
99,019
31,689
+15.81%
+6,401
46,896
31,689
+18.58%
+4,656
29,712
+96.62%
+200
407
+22.48%
+15,808
86,113
+21.8%
+58,257
325,525
1990
131,205
0
40,495
0
25,056
207
70,305
267,268

For Rent

As of 2010, Illinois has 2,338,493 housing units for rent. This is a 2261.66% (2,239,474) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 1682.32% (2,207,288) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Illinois has 7,998 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -74.76% (-23,691) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Illinois has 82,739 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 76.43% (35,843) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 104.32% (42,244) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Illinois has 16,677 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -47.37% (-15,012) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Illinois has 47,289 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 59.16% (17,577) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 88.73% (22,233) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Illinois has 315 housing units for migrant workers. This is a -22.6% (-92) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 52.17% (108) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Illinois has 145,843 other vacant housing units. This is a 69.36% (59,730) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 107.44% (75,538) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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