Contra Costa County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Contra Costa County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Contra Costa County has 400,263 total housing units. This is an increase of 45,686 units since the year 2000 when it had 354,577 total home units. It's an increase of 84,093 units since the year 1990 when it had 316,170 total units. Contra Costa County saw an increase of 38,407 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 400,263 total housing units, 93.78% are occupied units, and 6.22% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 375,364 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 31,235 units since the year 2000 when it had 344,129 occupied home units. It's an increase of 75,076 units since the year 1990 when it had 300,288 occupied homes. There was an increase of 43,841 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Contra Costa County's 375,364 occupied housing units, 54.3% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 32.89% are renter occupied units, and 13.8% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Contra Costa County has 123,460 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 17,780 units since the year 2000 when it had 105,680 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 26,066 units since the year 1990 when it had 97,394 renter occupied units. Contra Costa County saw an increase of 8,286 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 202,821 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Contra Costa County has 49,083 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Contra Costa County has 24,899 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 14,451 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,448 vacant home units. It's an increase of 9,017 units since the year 1990 when it had 15,882 vacant home units. Contra Costa County saw a decrease of -5,434 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 24,899 vacant housing units, 36.33% are for rent home units, 2.4% are rented - but not occupied units, 21.32% are for sale housing units, 4.53% are sold - but not occupied units, 9.64% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.6% are for migrant workers homes, and 26.7% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Contra Costa County has 9,047 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 6,097 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,950 for rent homes. It's an increase of 2,361 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,686 for rent units. There was a decrease of -3,736 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Contra Costa County has 507 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -806 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,313 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Contra Costa County has 5,309 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,463 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,846 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,731 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,578 for sale housing units. There was a decrease of -1,732 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Contra Costa County has 1,128 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Contra Costa County has 2,400 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 551 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,849 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 1,196 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,204 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 645 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 16 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 9 units since the year 2000 when it had 7 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 5 units since the year 1990 when it had 11 for migrant workers units. Contra Costa County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Contra Costa County has 6,492 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 4,009 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,483 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 4,182 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,310 listed as vacant other units. Contra Costa County saw an increase of 173 units between 1990 and 2000.