### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

There are 10,419 total housing units. This is an increase of 253 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,166 total homes. It's an increase of 729 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,690 total housing units. There was an increase of 476 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 10,419 total housing units, 84.84% are occupied homes, and 15.16% are vacant home units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Hempstead County has 8,839 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -120 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,959 occupied housing units. It's an increase of 627 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,212 occupied homes. There was an increase of 747 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hempstead County's 8,839 occupied housing units, 34.95% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 32.96% are renter occupied homes, and 32.1% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,913 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 167 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,746 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 744 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,169 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 577 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 3,089 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Hempstead County has 2,837 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,580 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 373 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,207 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 102 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,478 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -271 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Hempstead County's 1,580 vacant housing units, 23.8% are for rent units, 1.1% are rented - but not occupied home units, 5.57% are for sale home units, 2.28% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 19.37% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.6% are for migrant workers homes, and 47.91% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Hempstead County has 376 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 205 units since the year 2000 when it had 171 for rent units. It's an increase of 29 units since the year 1990 when it had 347 for rent units. There was a decrease of -176 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Hempstead County has 16 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -48 units since the year 2000 when it had 64 rented - but not occupied units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 88 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -40 units since the year 2000 when it had 128 for sale housing units. It's a decrease of -106 units since the year 1990 when it had 194 for sale homes. Hempstead County saw a decrease of -66 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 36 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 306 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 27 units since the year 2000 when it had 279 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 50 units since the year 1990 when it had 256 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Hempstead County saw an increase of 23 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

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

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Hempstead County has 757 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 194 units since the year 2000 when it had 563 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 200 units since the year 1990 when it had 557 listed as vacant other home units. Hempstead County saw an increase of 6 units between 1990 and 2000.