Sarasota County, Florida Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Sarasota County, Florida

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

Sarasota County has 228,413 total housing units. This is an increase of 45,946 units since the year 2000 when it had 182,467 total housing units. It's an increase of 71,358 units since the year 1990 when it had 157,055 total housing units. Sarasota County saw an increase of 25,412 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sarasota County's 228,413 total housing units, 76.94% are occupied housing units, and 23.6% are vacant housing units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Sarasota County has 175,746 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 25,809 units since the year 2000 when it had 149,937 occupied units. It's an increase of 50,253 units since the year 1990 when it had 125,493 occupied units. There was an increase of 24,444 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sarasota County's 175,746 occupied housing units, 43.29% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 25.3% are renter occupied home units, and 31.69% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 43,987 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 12,581 units since the year 2000 when it had 31,406 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 14,092 units since the year 1990 when it had 29,895 renter occupied home units. Sarasota County saw an increase of 1,511 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 76,072 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 55,687 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Sarasota County has 52,667 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 20,137 units since the year 2000 when it had 32,530 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 21,105 units since the year 1990 when it had 31,562 vacant units. There was an increase of 968 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Sarasota County's 52,667 vacant housing units, 14.67% are for rent housing units, 0.82% are rented - but not occupied homes, 9.71% are for sale home units, 1.86% are sold - but not occupied home units, 59.53% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes, 0.1% are for migrant workers housing units, and 13.4% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Sarasota County has 7,724 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 2,255 units since the year 2000 when it had 5,469 for rent units. It's an increase of 2,868 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,856 for rent units. Sarasota County saw an increase of 613 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Sarasota County has 430 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -998 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,428 rented - but not occupied units.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Sarasota County has 5,116 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 2,834 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,282 for sale home units. It's an increase of 2,080 units since the year 1990 when it had 3,036 for sale home units. There was a decrease of -754 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 979 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Sarasota County has 31,353 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 10,903 units since the year 2000 when it had 20,450 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. It's an increase of 11,670 units since the year 1990 when it had 19,683 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Sarasota County saw an increase of 767 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

There are 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 3 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -38 units since the year 1990 when it had 45 for migrant workers units. There was a decrease of -41 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 7,058 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 4,161 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,897 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 4,565 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,493 listed as vacant other home units. Sarasota County saw an increase of 404 units between 1990 and 2000.