Bessemer City, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Bessemer City, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 12,369 total housing units. This is a decrease of -421 units since the year 2000 when it had 12,790 total homes. It's a decrease of -1,414 units since the year 1990 when it had 13,783 total housing units. There was a decrease of -993 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bessemer City's 12,369 total housing units, 86.6% are occupied units, and 13.4% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 10,711 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -826 units since the year 2000 when it had 11,537 occupied home units. It's a decrease of -1,873 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,584 occupied home units. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -1,047 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Bessemer City's 10,711 occupied housing units, 34.39% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 43.83% are renter occupied units, and 21.77% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 4,695 renter occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -9 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,704 renter occupied homes. It's a decrease of -456 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,151 renter occupied housing units. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -447 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,684 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Bessemer City has 2,332 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Bessemer City has 1,658 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 405 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,253 vacant homes. It's an increase of 459 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,199 vacant homes. Bessemer City saw an increase of 54 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,658 vacant housing units, 37.64% are for rent homes, 1.63% are rented - but not occupied home units, 11.94% are for sale housing units, 1.3% are sold - but not occupied units, 2.5% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0% are for migrant workers housing units, and 45.72% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Bessemer City has 624 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 272 units since the year 2000 when it had 352 for rent homes. It's an increase of 75 units since the year 1990 when it had 549 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -197 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Bessemer City has 27 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -144 units since the year 2000 when it had 171 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Bessemer City has 198 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 63 units since the year 2000 when it had 135 for sale units. It's an increase of 59 units since the year 1990 when it had 139 for sale units. There was a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 17 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 34 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 21 units since the year 2000 when it had 13 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 18 units since the year 1990 when it had 16 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Bessemer City saw a decrease of -3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of 0 units since the year 1990 when it had 0 for migrant workers units. Bessemer City saw an increase of 4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Bessemer City has 758 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 180 units since the year 2000 when it had 578 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 447 units since the year 1990 when it had 311 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 267 units between 1990 and 2000.