### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Ben Hill County has 7,942 total housing units. This is an increase of 319 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,623 total housing units. It's an increase of 1,067 units since the year 1990 when it had 6,875 total home units. Ben Hill County saw an increase of 748 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 7,942 total housing units, 85.55% are occupied home units, and 14.45% are vacant housing units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

There are 6,794 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 121 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,673 occupied home units. It's an increase of 822 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,972 occupied home units. Ben Hill County saw an increase of 701 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ben Hill County's 6,794 occupied housing units, 36.66% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 38.2% are renter occupied home units, and 25.32% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage units.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,583 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 359 units since the year 2000 when it had 2,224 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 573 units since the year 1990 when it had 2010 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 214 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 2,491 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

##### Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

There are 1,720 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

Ben Hill County has 1,148 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 198 units since the year 2000 when it had 950 vacant housing units. It's an increase of 245 units since the year 1990 when it had 903 vacant housing units. There was an increase of 47 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Ben Hill County's 1,148 vacant housing units, 30.14% are for rent housing units, 1.5% are rented - but not occupied homes, 11.41% are for sale homes, 4.27% are sold - but not occupied homes, 12.2% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units, 0% are for migrant workers units, and 41.11% are listed as vacant other units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 346 for rent housing units. This is a decrease of -46 units since the year 2000 when it had 392 for rent housing units. It's an increase of 65 units since the year 1990 when it had 281 for rent home units. Ben Hill County saw an increase of 111 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 -58 units since the year 2000 when it had 70 rented - but not occupied home units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Ben Hill County has 131 for sale housing units. This is a decrease of -5 units since the year 2000 when it had 136 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 7 units since the year 1990 when it had 124 for sale homes. Ben Hill County saw an increase of 12 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 49 sold - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

Ben Hill County has 138 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 60 units since the year 2000 when it had 78 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 35 units since the year 1990 when it had 103 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. There was a decrease of -25 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Ben Hill County has 0 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 0 for migrant workers homes. It's a decrease of -9 units since the year 1990 when it had 9 for migrant workers units. There was a decrease of -9 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 472 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 198 units since the year 2000 when it had 274 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 146 units since the year 1990 when it had 326 listed as vacant other units. There was a decrease of -52 units between 1990 and 2000.