Chatham County, Georgia Real Estate Statistics

Home and Real Estate Statistics for Chatham County, Georgia

Housing Units By Status

Total Housing Units

There are 119,323 total housing units. This is an increase of 19,640 units since the year 2000 when it had 99,683 total units. It's an increase of 28,145 units since the year 1990 when it had 91,178 total units. There was an increase of 8,505 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chatham County's 119,323 total housing units, 86.35% are occupied homes, and 13.65% are vacant home units.

Total Occupied Housing Units

Chatham County has 103,038 occupied housing units. This is an increase of 13,173 units since the year 2000 when it had 89,865 occupied home units. It's an increase of 21,927 units since the year 1990 when it had 81,111 occupied homes. There was an increase of 8,754 units between 1990 and 2000. Of the 103,038 occupied housing units, 42.14% are occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units, 42.29% are renter occupied home units, and 15.58% are occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Renter Occupied Housing Units

There are 43,572 renter occupied housing units. This is an increase of 8,000 units since the year 2000 when it had 35,572 renter occupied units. It's an increase of 10,188 units since the year 1990 when it had 33,384 renter occupied housing units. There was an increase of 2,188 units between 1990 and 2000.

Units Occupied with a Loan or Mortgage

There are 43,417 occupied with a loan or mortgage housing units.

Units Occupied Clear of Any Loan or Mortgage

Chatham County has 16,049 occupied clear of any loan or mortgage housing units.

Total Vacant Housing Units

Chatham County has 16,285 vacant housing units. This is an increase of 6,467 units since the year 2000 when it had 9,818 vacant units. It's an increase of 6,218 units since the year 1990 when it had 10,067 vacant home units. There was a decrease of -249 units between 1990 and 2000. Of Chatham County's 16,285 vacant housing units, 42.38% are for rent units, 1.38% are rented - but not occupied units, 14.93% are for sale units, 2.58% are sold - but not occupied housing units, 17.9% are for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use home units, 0.4% are for migrant workers homes, and 20.79% are listed as vacant other home units.

Vacant Units Listed For Rent

There are 6,902 for rent housing units. This is an increase of 3,086 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,816 for rent units. It's an increase of 2,732 units since the year 1990 when it had 4,170 for rent housing units. There was a decrease of -354 units between 1990 and 2000.

Rented, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

There are 224 rented - but not occupied housing units. This is a decrease of -516 units since the year 2000 when it had 740 rented - but not occupied homes.

Vacant Units Listed For Sale

Chatham County has 2,432 for sale housing units. This is an increase of 1,477 units since the year 2000 when it had 955 for sale home units. It's an increase of 1,037 units since the year 1990 when it had 1,395 for sale homes. Chatham County saw a decrease of -440 units between 1990 and 2000.

Sold, but Not Occupied Vacant Units

Chatham County has 420 sold - but not occupied housing units.

Vacant Units For Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use

There are 2,915 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. This is an increase of 1,778 units since the year 2000 when it had 1,137 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use housing units. It's an increase of 2,240 units since the year 1990 when it had 675 for seasonal, recreational, or occasional use units. Chatham County saw an increase of 462 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units for Migrant Workers

Chatham County has 7 for migrant workers housing units. This is an increase of 2 units since the year 2000 when it had 5 for migrant workers home units. It's a decrease of -13 units since the year 1990 when it had 20 for migrant workers units. Chatham County saw a decrease of -15 units between 1990 and 2000.

Vacant Units Listed as an Other Status

There are 3,385 listed as vacant other housing units. This is an increase of 220 units since the year 2000 when it had 3,165 listed as vacant other housing units. It's an increase of 584 units since the year 1990 when it had 2,801 listed as vacant other homes. There was an increase of 364 units between 1990 and 2000.