Lee County, Florida Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Lee County, Florida

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 371,099 total housing units. This is an increase of 125,694 units since the year 2000 when it had 245,405 total home units. It's an increase of 182,048 units since the year 1990 when it had 189,051 total housing units. There was an increase of 56,354 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lee County's 371,099 total housing units, 70.1% are occupied units, and 29.99% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 259,818 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 71,219 units since the year 2000 when it had 188,599 occupied homes. It's an increase of 119,694 units since the year 1990 when it had 140,124 occupied units. Lee County saw an increase of 48,475 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 259,818 occupied housing units, 43.57% are occupied with a loan or mortgage home units, 29% are renter occupied homes, and 27.43% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 75,341 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 30,987 units since the year 2000 when it had 44,354 renter occupied homes. It's an increase of 36,310 units since the year 1990 when it had 39,031 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 5,323 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

Lee County has 113,208 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Lee County has 71,269 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 111,281 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 54,475 units since the year 2000 when it had 56,806 vacant homes. It's an increase of 62,354 units since the year 1990 when it had 48,927 vacant home units. Lee County saw an increase of 7,879 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Lee County's 111,281 vacant housing units, 14.23% are for rent homes, 0.72% are rented - but not occupied homes, 11.76% are for sale units, 1.74% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 55.84% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0.4% are for migrant workers homes, and 15.67% are listed as vacant other homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 15,840 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 7,903 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,937 for rent home units. It's an increase of 8,512 units since the year 1990 when it had 7,328 for rent units. Lee County saw an increase of 609 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 798 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -1,168 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,966 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Lee County has 13,084 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 9,094 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,990 for sale units. It's an increase of 7,942 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,142 for sale units. There was a decrease of -1,152 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 1,937 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 62,137 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 22,635 units since the year 2000 when it had 39,502 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 30,729 units since the year 1990 when it had 31,408 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. There was an increase of 8,094 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Lee County has 49 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of -35 units since the year 2000 when it had 84 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -21 units since the year 1990 when it had 70 for migrant workers home units. There was an increase of 14 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

Lee County has 17,436 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 14,109 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,327 listed as vacant other units. It's an increase of 14,157 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,279 listed as vacant other housing units. Lee County saw an increase of 48 units between 1990 and 2000.