Lamar County, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lamar County, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 7,354 total housing units. This is a decrease of -163 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,517 total units. It's an increase of 737 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,617 total units. There was an increase of 900 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,354 total housing units, 82.99% are occupied housing units, and 17.1% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,103 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -365 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,468 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 98 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,005 occupied homes. Lamar County saw an increase of 463 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,103 occupied housing units, 31.36% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 26.77% are renter occupied units, and 41.86% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Lamar County has 1,634 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 136 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,498 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 168 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,466 renter occupied homes. Lamar County saw an increase of 32 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,914 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,555 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,251 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 202 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,049 vacant homes. It's an increase of 639 units since the year 1990 when it had 612 vacant homes. Lamar County saw an increase of 437 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,251 vacant housing units, 14.47% are for rent units, 0.64% are rented - but not occupied homes, 3.92% are for sale home units, 3.2% are sold - but not occupied homes, 14.15% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 63.63% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Lamar County has 181 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -4 units since the year 2000 when it had 185 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 40 units since the year 1990 when it had 141 for rent homes. Lamar County saw an increase of 44 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lamar County has 8 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -57 units since the year 2000 when it had 65 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 49 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -22 units since the year 2000 when it had 71 for sale units. It's a decrease of -26 units since the year 1990 when it had 75 for sale homes. Lamar County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Lamar County has 40 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 177 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 21 units since the year 2000 when it had 156 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 125 units since the year 1990 when it had 52 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Lamar County saw an increase of 104 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -1 units since the year 2000 when it had 1 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -1 units since the year 1990 when it had 1 for migrant workers units. Lamar County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Lamar County has 796 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 225 units since the year 2000 when it had 571 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 505 units since the year 1990 when it had 291 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 280 units between 1990 and 2000.