Monterey County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Monterey County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Monterey County has 139,048 total housing units. This is an increase of 7,340 units since the year 2000 when it had 131,708 total housing units. It's an increase of 17,824 units since the year 1990 when it had 121,224 total units. Monterey County saw an increase of 10,484 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 139,048 total housing units, 90.58% are occupied housing units, and 9.42% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Monterey County has 125,946 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 4,710 units since the year 2000 when it had 121,236 occupied homes. It's an increase of 12,981 units since the year 1990 when it had 112,965 occupied units. There was an increase of 8,271 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Monterey County's 125,946 occupied housing units, 37.94% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 49.12% are renter occupied homes, and 12.94% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 61,869 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 6,846 units since the year 2000 when it had 55,023 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 6,106 units since the year 1990 when it had 55,763 renter occupied housing units. There was a decrease of -740 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Monterey County has 47,779 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Monterey County has 16,298 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 13,102 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 2,630 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,472 vacant homes. It's an increase of 4,843 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,259 vacant home units. Monterey County saw an increase of 2,213 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 13,102 vacant housing units, 24.29% are for rent homes, 1.89% are rented - but not occupied units, 12.79% are for sale units, 2.8% are sold - but not occupied homes, 39.37% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.39% are for migrant workers home units, and 18.47% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Monterey County has 3,182 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,513 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,669 for rent units. It's an increase of 962 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,220 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -551 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Monterey County has 248 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -222 units since the year 2000 when it had 470 rented - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,676 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 746 units since the year 2000 when it had 930 for sale units. It's an increase of 394 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,282 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -352 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 367 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Monterey County has 5,158 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,213 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,945 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 2,630 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,528 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 1,417 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 51 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 10 units since the year 2000 when it had 41 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -126 units since the year 1990 when it had 177 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -136 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 2,420 listed as vacant other housing units. This is a decrease of -997 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,417 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 1,120 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,300 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 2,117 units between 1990 and 2000.