Shelby County, Alabama Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Shelby County, Alabama

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 80,970 total housing units. This is an increase of 21,668 units since the year 2000 when it had 59,302 total units. It's an increase of 41,769 units since the year 1990 when it had 39,201 total home units. There was an increase of 20,101 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 80,970 total housing units, 91.48% are occupied housing units, and 8.52% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Shelby County has 74,072 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 19,441 units since the year 2000 when it had 54,631 occupied home units. It's an increase of 38,087 units since the year 1990 when it had 35,985 occupied home units. There was an increase of 18,646 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 74,072 occupied housing units, 62.23% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 20.17% are renter occupied housing units, and 17.59% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Shelby County has 14,943 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,538 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,405 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 6,149 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,794 renter occupied units. Shelby County saw an increase of 1,611 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 46,098 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 13,031 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Shelby County has 6,898 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,227 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,671 vacant units. It's an increase of 3,682 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,216 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 1,455 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 6,898 vacant housing units, 31.55% are for rent homes, 1.75% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 24.9% are for sale housing units, 3.68% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 17.7% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.13% are for migrant workers home units, and 21.9% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Shelby County has 2,176 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,007 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,169 for rent units. It's an increase of 1,366 units since the year 1990 when it had 810 for rent home units. Shelby County saw an increase of 359 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Shelby County has 121 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -197 units since the year 2000 when it had 318 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Shelby County has 1,662 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 607 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,055 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,235 units since the year 1990 when it had 427 for sale home units. Shelby County saw an increase of 628 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 254 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Shelby County has 1,221 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 124 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,097 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 98 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,123 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was a decrease of -26 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Shelby County has 9 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 5 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers housing units. It's an increase of 4 units since the year 1990 when it had 5 for migrant workers housing units. Shelby County saw a decrease of -1 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 1,455 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 427 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,028 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 839 units since the year 1990 when it had 616 listed as vacant other homes. Shelby County saw an increase of 412 units between 1990 and 2000.