### Housing Units By Status

#### Total Housing Units

Berrien County has 8,709 total housing units. This is an increase of 1,609 units since the year 2000 when it had 7,100 total units. It's an increase of 2,851 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,858 total units. There was an increase of 1,242 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Berrien County's 8,709 total housing units, 85.46% are occupied housing units, and 14.54% are vacant units.

#### Total Occupied Housing Units

Berrien County has 7,443 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 1,182 units since the year 2000 when it had 6,261 occupied home units. It's an increase of 2,294 units since the year 1990 when it had 5,149 occupied home units. There was an increase of 1,112 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Berrien County's 7,443 occupied housing units, 40.5% are occupied with a loan or mortgage units, 29.7% are renter occupied housing units, and 30.87% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage homes.

##### Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 2,164 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 623 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,541 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 819 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,345 renter occupied home units. There was an increase of 196 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 2,981 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

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

There are 2,298 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

#### Total Vacant Housing Units

There are 1,266 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 427 units since the year 2000 when it had 839 vacant units. It's an increase of 557 units since the year 1990 when it had 709 vacant housing units. Berrien County saw an increase of 130 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Berrien County's 1,266 vacant housing units, 28.59% are for rent housing units, 0.87% are rented - but not occupied homes, 10.98% are for sale housing units, 1.74% are sold - but not occupied homes, 13.82% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units, 0.32% are for migrant workers homes, and 43.68% are listed as vacant other housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Rent

Berrien County has 362 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 153 units since the year 2000 when it had 209 for rent homes. It's an increase of 158 units since the year 1990 when it had 204 for rent homes. There was an increase of 5 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 11 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -28 units since the year 2000 when it had 39 rented - but not occupied housing units.

##### Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Berrien County has 139 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 46 units since the year 2000 when it had 93 for sale housing units. It's an increase of 88 units since the year 1990 when it had 51 for sale units. Berrien County saw an increase of 42 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

There are 22 sold - but not occupied housing units.

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

There are 175 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 94 units since the year 2000 when it had 81 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units. It's an increase of 124 units since the year 1990 when it had 51 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use homes. Berrien County saw an increase of 30 units between 1990 and 2000.

##### Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Berrien County has 4 for migrant workers housing units. This is a decrease of 0 units since the year 2000 when it had 4 for migrant workers units. It's a decrease of -12 units since the year 1990 when it had 16 for migrant workers homes. Berrien County saw a decrease of -12 units between 1990 and 2000.

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

Berrien County has 553 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 140 units since the year 2000 when it had 413 listed as vacant other homes. It's an increase of 203 units since the year 1990 when it had 350 listed as vacant other units. There was an increase of 63 units between 1990 and 2000.