Orange County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Orange County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Orange County has 1,048,907 total housing units. This is an increase of 79,423 units since the year 2000 when it had 969,484 total housing units. It's an increase of 173,835 units since the year 1990 when it had 875,072 total homes. Orange County saw an increase of 94,412 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Orange County's 1,048,907 total housing units, 94.65% are occupied housing units, and 5.35% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 992,781 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 57,494 units since the year 2000 when it had 935,287 occupied units. It's an increase of 165,715 units since the year 1990 when it had 827,066 occupied home units. There was an increase of 108,221 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Orange County's 992,781 occupied housing units, 46.72% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 40.74% are renter occupied units, and 12.54% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 404,468 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 43,637 units since the year 2000 when it had 360,831 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 74,184 units since the year 1990 when it had 330,284 renter occupied homes. Orange County saw an increase of 30,547 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 463,835 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 124,478 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 56,126 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 21,929 units since the year 2000 when it had 34,197 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 8,120 units since the year 1990 when it had 48,006 vacant housing units. Orange County saw a decrease of -13,809 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Orange County's 56,126 vacant housing units, 45% are for rent units, 2.36% are rented - but not occupied home units, 15.3% are for sale homes, 3.73% are sold - but not occupied units, 19.25% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.1% are for migrant workers homes, and 14.62% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Orange County has 25,254 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 14,281 units since the year 2000 when it had 10,973 for rent units. It's an increase of 2,009 units since the year 1990 when it had 23,245 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -12,272 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 1,327 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,785 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,112 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Orange County has 8,434 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,269 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,165 for sale home units. It's a decrease of -876 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,310 for sale units. Orange County saw a decrease of -4,145 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Orange County has 2,096 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Orange County has 10,806 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 2,470 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,336 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 5,228 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,578 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. Orange County saw an increase of 2,758 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Orange County has 3 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -76 units since the year 2000 when it had 79 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -25 units since the year 1990 when it had 28 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 51 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 8,206 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 1,674 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,532 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 3,129 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,077 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 1,455 units between 1990 and 2000.