Mississippi Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Mississippi

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+6.63%
+69,334
1,115,768
+37.6%
+43,432
158,951
+9.7%
+112,766
1,274,719
2000
+14.82%
+135,060
1,046,434
+16.63%
+16,470
115,519
+15%
+151,530
1,161,953
1990
911,374
99,049
1,010,423

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Mississippi has 1,115,768 occupied housing units. This is a 6.63% (69,334) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 22.43% (204,394) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Mississippi has 158,951 vacant housing units. This is a 37.6% (43,432) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 60.48% (59,902) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
454,408
322,665
+17.01%
+49,228
338,695
+285.46%
+826,301
1,115,768
2000
0
0
+11.42%
+29,680
289,467
+11.42%
+29,680
289,467
1990
0
0
259,787
259,787

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Mississippi has 454,408 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Mississippi has 322,665 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Mississippi has 338,695 renter occupied housing units. This is a 17.01% (49,228) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 30.37% (78,908) 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
+1441.1%
+424,922
454,408
-80.87%
-8,115
1,920
+35.57%
+4,430
16,886
-51.02%
-5,120
4,915
+32.14%
+7,022
28,867
+6.35%
+19
318
+48.1%
+19,912
61,310
+352.89%
+443,070
568,624
2000
+8.25%
+2,247
29,486
10,035
-1.63%
-206
12,456
10,035
+36.51%
+5,843
21,845
-13.58%
-47
299
+25.2%
+8,332
41,398
+40.57%
+36,239
125,554
1990
27,239
0
12,662
0
16,002
346
33,066
89,315

For Rent

As of 2010, Mississippi has 454,408 housing units for rent. This is a 1441.1% (424,922) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 1568.23% (427,169) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Mississippi has 1,920 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -80.87% (-8,115) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Mississippi has 16,886 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 35.57% (4,430) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 33.36% (4,224) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Mississippi has 4,915 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -51.02% (-5,120) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Mississippi has 28,867 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 32.14% (7,022) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 80.4% (12,865) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Mississippi has 318 housing units for migrant workers. This is a 6.35% (19) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a -8.09% (-28) decrease compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Mississippi has 61,310 other vacant housing units. This is a 48.1% (19,912) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 85.42% (28,244) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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