Alameda County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Alameda County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 582,549 total housing units. This is an increase of 42,366 units since the year 2000 when it had 540,183 total units. It's an increase of 78,440 units since the year 1990 when it had 504,109 total units. Alameda County saw an increase of 36,074 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 582,549 total housing units, 93.58% are occupied units, and 6.42% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 545,138 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 21,772 units since the year 2000 when it had 523,366 occupied home units. It's an increase of 65,620 units since the year 1990 when it had 479,518 occupied units. Alameda County saw an increase of 43,848 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Alameda County's 545,138 occupied housing units, 42.59% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 46.57% are renter occupied housing units, and 10.83% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage home units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 253,896 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 16,807 units since the year 2000 when it had 237,089 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 29,764 units since the year 1990 when it had 224,132 renter occupied units. Alameda County saw an increase of 12,957 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 232,188 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Alameda County has 59,054 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 37,411 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 20,594 units since the year 2000 when it had 16,817 vacant home units. It's an increase of 12,820 units since the year 1990 when it had 24,591 vacant units. There was a decrease of -7,774 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 37,411 vacant housing units, 46.71% are for rent housing units, 2.32% are rented - but not occupied homes, 14.61% are for sale home units, 3.87% are sold - but not occupied home units, 6.13% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.4% are for migrant workers units, and 26.32% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 17,475 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 11,389 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,086 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 4,502 units since the year 1990 when it had 12,973 for rent units. There was a decrease of -6,887 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Alameda County has 869 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,131 units since the year 2000 when it had 2000 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 5,466 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,547 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,919 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,724 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,742 for sale homes. Alameda County saw a decrease of -1,823 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Alameda County has 1,447 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,292 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 623 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,669 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 1,716 units since the year 1990 when it had 576 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Alameda County saw an increase of 1,093 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 14 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -29 units since the year 2000 when it had 43 for migrant workers housing units. It's a decrease of -2 units since the year 1990 when it had 16 for migrant workers homes. There was an increase of 27 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 9,848 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 4,748 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,100 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 5,096 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,752 listed as vacant other homes. Alameda County saw an increase of 348 units between 1990 and 2000.