Cherokee County, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Cherokee County, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Cherokee County has 16,267 total housing units. This is an increase of 2,242 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,025 total housing units. It's an increase of 6,888 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,379 total housing units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 4,646 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 16,267 total housing units, 65.32% are occupied homes, and 34.68% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Cherokee County has 10,626 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 907 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,719 occupied homes. It's an increase of 3,160 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,466 occupied home units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 2,253 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Cherokee County's 10,626 occupied housing units, 37.75% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 21.47% are renter occupied housing units, and 40.79% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Cherokee County has 2,281 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 506 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,775 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 774 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,507 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 268 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Cherokee County has 4,011 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Cherokee County has 4,334 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 5,641 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 1,335 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,306 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 3,728 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,913 vacant units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 2,393 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Cherokee County's 5,641 vacant housing units, 5.87% are for rent homes, 0.48% are rented - but not occupied home units, 4.33% are for sale housing units, 1.38% are sold - but not occupied units, 72.5% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers home units, and 15.44% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 331 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 103 units since the year 2000 when it had 228 for rent units. It's an increase of 192 units since the year 1990 when it had 139 for rent home units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 89 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 27 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -127 units since the year 2000 when it had 154 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Cherokee County has 244 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 97 units since the year 2000 when it had 147 for sale home units. It's an increase of 185 units since the year 1990 when it had 59 for sale homes. Cherokee County saw an increase of 88 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Cherokee County has 78 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 4,090 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 904 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,186 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 2,740 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,350 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Cherokee County saw an increase of 1,836 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Cherokee County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -3 units since the year 2000 when it had 3 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 2 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 871 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 283 units since the year 2000 when it had 588 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 627 units since the year 1990 when it had 244 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 344 units between 1990 and 2000.