San Diego County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for San Diego County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

San Diego County has 1,164,786 total housing units. This is an increase of 124,637 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,040,149 total homes. It's an increase of 218,546 units since the year 1990 when it had 946,240 total homes. There was an increase of 93,909 units between 1990 and 2000. Of San Diego County's 1,164,786 total housing units, 93.31% are occupied units, and 6.69% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

San Diego County has 1,086,865 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 92,188 units since the year 2000 when it had 994,677 occupied home units. It's an increase of 199,462 units since the year 1990 when it had 887,403 occupied units. San Diego County saw an increase of 107,274 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 1,086,865 occupied housing units, 42.68% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 45.62% are renter occupied home units, and 11.69% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 495,840 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 52,624 units since the year 2000 when it had 443,216 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 86,016 units since the year 1990 when it had 409,824 renter occupied home units. San Diego County saw an increase of 33,392 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 463,917 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 127,108 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

San Diego County has 77,921 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 32,449 units since the year 2000 when it had 45,472 vacant homes. It's an increase of 19,084 units since the year 1990 when it had 58,837 vacant housing units. There was a decrease of -13,365 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 77,921 vacant housing units, 37.52% are for rent home units, 2.25% are rented - but not occupied home units, 14.99% are for sale homes, 3.4% are sold - but not occupied homes, 26.65% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.8% are for migrant workers home units, and 15.46% are listed as vacant other units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

San Diego County has 29,236 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 15,006 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,230 for rent units. It's an increase of 2,328 units since the year 1990 when it had 26,908 for rent housing units. San Diego County saw a decrease of -12,678 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 1,756 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -2,429 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,185 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

San Diego County has 11,682 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 6,089 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,593 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,726 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,956 for sale housing units. San Diego County saw a decrease of -4,363 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 2,368 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 20,768 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 6,335 units since the year 2000 when it had 14,433 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. It's an increase of 9,642 units since the year 1990 when it had 11,126 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. San Diego County saw an increase of 3,307 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

San Diego County has 61 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -2 units since the year 2000 when it had 63 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -6 units since the year 1990 when it had 67 for migrant workers home units. San Diego County saw a decrease of -4 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 12,050 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 5,082 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,968 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 6,068 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,982 listed as vacant other housing units. There was an increase of 986 units between 1990 and 2000.