Santa Clara County, California Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Santa Clara County, California

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Santa Clara County has 631,920 total housing units. This is an increase of 52,591 units since the year 2000 when it had 579,329 total homes. It's an increase of 91,680 units since the year 1990 when it had 540,240 total housing units. There was an increase of 39,089 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 631,920 total housing units, 95.61% are occupied home units, and 4.39% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Santa Clara County has 604,204 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 38,341 units since the year 2000 when it had 565,863 occupied units. It's an increase of 84,024 units since the year 1990 when it had 520,180 occupied home units. There was an increase of 45,683 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 604,204 occupied housing units, 44.89% are occupied with a loan or mortgage homes, 42.35% are renter occupied units, and 12.76% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

Santa Clara County has 255,906 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 28,704 units since the year 2000 when it had 227,202 renter occupied home units. It's an increase of 43,080 units since the year 1990 when it had 212,826 renter occupied home units. Santa Clara County saw an increase of 14,376 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 271,197 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Santa Clara County has 77,101 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 27,716 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 14,250 units since the year 2000 when it had 13,466 vacant homes. It's an increase of 7,656 units since the year 1990 when it had 20,060 vacant units. Santa Clara County saw a decrease of -6,594 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Santa Clara County's 27,716 vacant housing units, 41.56% are for rent homes, 3.4% are rented - but not occupied home units, 18.28% are for sale home units, 4.98% are sold - but not occupied units, 10.82% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.18% are for migrant workers housing units, and 21.14% are listed as vacant other housing units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 11,519 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 7,259 units since the year 2000 when it had 4,260 for rent homes. It's an increase of 1,433 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,086 for rent units. Santa Clara County saw a decrease of -5,826 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 842 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,149 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,991 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Santa Clara County has 5,067 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 3,489 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,578 for sale home units. It's an increase of 598 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,469 for sale homes. There was a decrease of -2,891 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 1,380 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 3,000 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 493 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,507 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 2,154 units since the year 1990 when it had 846 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. There was an increase of 1,661 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Santa Clara County has 50 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -138 units since the year 2000 when it had 188 for migrant workers units. It's an increase of 1 units since the year 1990 when it had 49 for migrant workers housing units. Santa Clara County saw an increase of 139 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 5,858 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 2,916 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,942 listed as vacant other home units. It's an increase of 3,315 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,543 listed as vacant other home units. There was an increase of 399 units between 1990 and 2000.