San Luis Obispo County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for San Luis Obispo County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

San Luis Obispo County has 117,315 total housing units. This is an increase of 15,040 units since the year 2000 when it had 102,275 total home units. It's an increase of 27,115 units since the year 1990 when it had 90,200 total housing units. San Luis Obispo County saw an increase of 12,075 units between 1990 and 2000. Of San Luis Obispo County's 117,315 total housing units, 86.96% are occupied homes, and 13.4% are vacant homes.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 102,016 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 9,277 units since the year 2000 when it had 92,739 occupied home units. It's an increase of 21,735 units since the year 1990 when it had 80,281 occupied homes. There was an increase of 12,458 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 102,016 occupied housing units, 42.37% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 40.28% are renter occupied home units, and 17.34% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 41,096 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 5,358 units since the year 2000 when it had 35,738 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 8,850 units since the year 1990 when it had 32,246 renter occupied home units. San Luis Obispo County saw an increase of 3,492 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 43,229 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

San Luis Obispo County has 17,691 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

San Luis Obispo County has 15,299 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 5,763 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,536 vacant home units. It's an increase of 5,380 units since the year 1990 when it had 9,919 vacant home units. San Luis Obispo County saw a decrease of -383 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 15,299 vacant housing units, 15.64% are for rent homes, 1.1% are rented - but not occupied housing units, 8.61% are for sale units, 2% are sold - but not occupied home units, 60.59% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.33% are for migrant workers home units, and 11.73% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

San Luis Obispo County has 2,393 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 1,210 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,183 for rent home units. It's an increase of 421 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,972 for rent units. There was a decrease of -789 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

San Luis Obispo County has 169 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -452 units since the year 2000 when it had 621 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 1,318 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 699 units since the year 2000 when it had 619 for sale homes. It's a decrease of -65 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,383 for sale units. San Luis Obispo County saw a decrease of -764 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

San Luis Obispo County has 306 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 9,269 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 3,090 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,179 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 5,035 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,234 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. There was an increase of 1,945 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 50 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 23 units since the year 2000 when it had 27 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -14 units since the year 1990 when it had 64 for migrant workers units. There was a decrease of -37 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

San Luis Obispo County has 1,794 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 887 units since the year 2000 when it had 907 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 228 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,566 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -659 units between 1990 and 2000.