Tennessee Real Estate Statistics

Real Estate and Home Statistics for Tennessee

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Housing Units by Status

DateOccupiedVacantTotal
2010
+11.67%
+260,647
2,493,552
+54.25%
+112,043
318,581
+15.28%
+372,690
2,812,133
2000
+20.46%
+379,180
2,232,905
+19.84%
+34,196
206,538
+20.4%
+413,376
2,439,443
1990
1,853,725
172,342
2,026,067

Occupied Housing Units

As of 2010, Tennessee has 2,493,552 occupied housing units. This is a 11.67% (260,647) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 34.52% (639,827) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Vacant Housing Units

As of 2010, Tennessee has 318,581 vacant housing units. This is a 54.25% (112,043) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 84.85% (146,239) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Occupied Housing Unit Breakout

DateOwned with a mortgage or a loanOwned free and clearRenter occupiedTotal
2010
1,120,716
579,876
+18.08%
+121,418
792,960
+271.32%
+1,822,010
2,493,552
2000
0
0
+13.32%
+78,935
671,542
+13.32%
+78,935
671,542
1990
0
0
592,607
592,607

Owned with a Mortgage or Loan

As of 2010, Tennessee has 1,120,716 housing units owned with a mortgage or loan.

Owned Free and Clear

As of 2010, Tennessee has 579,876 housing units owned free and clear.

Renter Occupied Units

As of 2010, Tennessee has 792,960 renter occupied housing units. This is a 18.08% (121,418) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 33.81% (200,353) 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
+1638.19%
+1,056,240
1,120,716
-73.18%
-10,858
3,980
+48.31%
+15,398
47,274
-29.11%
-4,320
10,518
+65.55%
+24,066
60,778
-11.31%
-50
392
+67.15%
+39,075
97,269
+505.72%
+1,119,551
1,340,927
2000
+2.58%
+1,620
64,476
14,838
+20.16%
+5,348
31,876
14,838
+56.96%
+13,323
36,712
+47.33%
+142
442
+31.36%
+13,892
58,194
+40.67%
+64,001
221,376
1990
62,856
0
26,528
0
23,389
300
44,302
157,375

For Rent

As of 2010, Tennessee has 1,120,716 housing units for rent. This is a 1638.19% (1,056,240) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 1682.99% (1,057,860) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Rented, not occupied

As of 2010, Tennessee has 3,980 rented, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -73.18% (-10,858) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For sale only

As of 2010, Tennessee has 47,274 for sale housing units for rent. This is a 48.31% (15,398) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 78.2% (20,746) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Sold, not occupied

As of 2010, Tennessee has 10,518 sold, not occupied, housing units for rent. This is a -29.11% (-4,320) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000)

For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use

As of 2010, Tennessee has 60,778 housing units for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use. This is a 65.55% (24,066) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 159.86% (37,389) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

For migrant workers

As of 2010, Tennessee has 392 housing units for migrant workers. This is a -11.31% (-50) decrease compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 30.67% (92) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

Other

As of 2010, Tennessee has 97,269 other vacant housing units. This is a 67.15% (39,075) increase compared to 10 years prior (2000), and a 119.56% (52,967) increase compared to 20 years prior (1990).

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