Houston County, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Houston County, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Houston County has 45,319 total housing units. This is an increase of 5,748 units since the year 2000 when it had 39,571 total units. It's an increase of 12,123 units since the year 1990 when it had 33,196 total home units. Houston County saw an increase of 6,375 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 45,319 total housing units, 90.4% are occupied housing units, and 9.6% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Houston County has 40,969 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,135 units since the year 2000 when it had 35,834 occupied home units. It's an increase of 10,125 units since the year 1990 when it had 30,844 occupied housing units. There was an increase of 4,990 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 40,969 occupied housing units, 42.76% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 34.26% are renter occupied housing units, and 22.98% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 14,038 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 3,108 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,930 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 4,030 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,008 renter occupied units. There was an increase of 922 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 17,517 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 9,414 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Houston County has 4,350 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 613 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,737 vacant units. It's an increase of 1,998 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,352 vacant units. There was an increase of 1,385 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Houston County's 4,350 vacant housing units, 35.2% are for rent homes, 1.36% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 15.38% are for sale units, 2.99% are sold - but not occupied homes, 8.41% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.9% are for migrant workers homes, and 36.57% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 1,531 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 101 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,430 for rent units. It's an increase of 671 units since the year 1990 when it had 860 for rent units. Houston County saw an increase of 570 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 59 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -204 units since the year 2000 when it had 263 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Houston County has 669 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 131 units since the year 2000 when it had 538 for sale home units. It's an increase of 270 units since the year 1990 when it had 399 for sale homes. There was an increase of 139 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Houston County has 130 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Houston County has 366 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 82 units since the year 2000 when it had 284 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 250 units since the year 1990 when it had 116 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was an increase of 168 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -11 units since the year 2000 when it had 15 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -15 units since the year 1990 when it had 19 for migrant workers housing units. There was a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Houston County has 1,591 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 384 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,207 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 955 units since the year 1990 when it had 636 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 571 units between 1990 and 2000.