Otero County, Colorado Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Otero County, Colorado

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Otero County has 8,969 total housing units. This is an increase of 156 units since the year 2000 when it had 8,813 total housing units. It's an increase of 230 units since the year 1990 when it had 8,739 total homes. Otero County saw an increase of 74 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 8,969 total housing units, 86.17% are occupied units, and 13.83% are vacant units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Otero County has 7,729 occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -191 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,920 occupied home units. It's an increase of 136 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,593 occupied home units. Otero County saw an increase of 327 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,729 occupied housing units, 37.59% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 35.6% are renter occupied housing units, and 27.35% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,710 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 261 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,449 renter occupied housing units. It's an increase of 197 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,513 renter occupied units. Otero County saw a decrease of -64 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,905 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,114 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Otero County has 1,240 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 347 units since the year 2000 when it had 893 vacant homes. It's an increase of 94 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,146 vacant units. Otero County saw a decrease of -253 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Otero County's 1,240 vacant housing units, 26.69% are for rent home units, 0.97% are rented - but not occupied home units, 11.13% are for sale homes, 5.97% are sold - but not occupied units, 5.24% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 1.37% are for migrant workers homes, and 48.63% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Otero County has 331 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 91 units since the year 2000 when it had 240 for rent home units. It's a decrease of -62 units since the year 1990 when it had 393 for rent housing units. Otero County saw a decrease of -153 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 12 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -44 units since the year 2000 when it had 56 rented - but not occupied home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

There are 138 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -36 units since the year 2000 when it had 174 for sale homes. It's a decrease of -39 units since the year 1990 when it had 177 for sale home units. Otero County saw a decrease of -3 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 74 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 65 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 39 units since the year 2000 when it had 26 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 39 units since the year 1990 when it had 26 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. Otero County saw a decrease of 0 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 17 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -29 units since the year 2000 when it had 46 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -65 units since the year 1990 when it had 82 for migrant workers homes. There was a decrease of -36 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Otero County has 603 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 252 units since the year 2000 when it had 351 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 182 units since the year 1990 when it had 421 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -70 units between 1990 and 2000.