Rhode Island Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Rhode Island

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+1.27%
+5,176
413,600
+58.49%
+18,375
49,788
+5.35%
+23,551
463,388
2000
+8.06%
+30,447
408,424
-14.16%
-5,182
31,413
+6.09%
+25,265
439,837
1990
377,977
36,595
414,572

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 413,600 occupied housing units. This is a 1.27% (5,176) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 9.42% (35,623) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 49,788 vacant housing units. This is a 58.49% (18,375) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 36.05% (13,193) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
185,168
65,784
-0.38%
-620
162,648
+153.33%
+250,332
413,600
2000
0
0
+6.58%
+10,083
163,268
+6.58%
+10,083
163,268
1990
0
0
153,185
153,185

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 185,168 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 65,784 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 162,648 renter occupied housing units. This is a -0.38% (-620) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 6.18% (9,463) 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
+2049.37%
+176,553
185,168
-57.88%
-999
727
+115.46%
+2,771
5,171
-29.37%
-507
1,219
+31.48%
+4,089
17,077
-14.29%
-2
12
+73.17%
+4,149
9,819
+561.44%
+186,054
219,193
2000
-34.13%
-4,464
8,615
1,726
-29.16%
-988
2,400
1,726
+7.9%
+951
12,988
-12.5%
-2
14
+3.64%
+199
5,670
-2.51%
-852
33,139
1990
13,079
0
3,388
0
12,037
16
5,471
33,991

For Rent

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 185,168 housing units for rent. This is a 2049.37% (176,553) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 1315.77% (172,089) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 727 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -57.88% (-999) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 5,171 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 115.46% (2,771) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 52.63% (1,783) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 1,219 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -29.37% (-507) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 17,077 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 31.48% (4,089) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 41.87% (5,040) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 12 housing units for migrant workers. This is a -14.29% (-2) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a -25% (-4) decrease compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Rhode Island has 9,819 other vacant housing units. This is a 73.17% (4,149) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 79.47% (4,348) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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